Do you have experience of working with people with a wide range of needs? Do you have the commitment and potential to take the first step on the management ladder, with one of the UK’s largest not-for-profit providers? Dimensions has a 20-year track record of offering excellent training and progression to ambitious, hardworking care professionals who want to build a progressive career making a positive difference to the lives of vulnerable people.
If you share our values this is a superb opportunity to join us as an Assistant Locality Manager, providing day-to-day support to your Locality Manager, gaining expertise and experience both within the office and across 3 services in the Fareham area.
Successful candidates must have pre-existing knowledge of social care and previous management skills are hugely desirable. We are looking for someone with exceptional organisation skills with a flexible nature and a willingness to meet the needs of this challenging and demanding sector. You will work closely with the Locality Manager, Performance Coach and on the ground support team to ensure the highest standards of safety are met, alongside engaging and compelling support plans that ensure the people we support are receiving the highest quality of service.
Upon appointment into the role you will have a company induction and be given full training to meet the needs of this challenging position. You will have set targets in line with the daily running of our homes and service users, and must be comfortable with using electronic processes and computer programmes to log daily paperwork.
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a face to face interview where you will be expected to complete a detailed support plan and risk assessment, along with values and scenario based questions about Dimensions and the people we support.
Dimensions is proud to be one of very few social care organisations that are accredited by the Great Places To Work programme.
About the role
This is your opportunity to build your skills and expertise:
You already have proven professional qualities, including:
In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer ongoing development opportunities and the strongest possible prospects, plus a range of great benefits including:
For more information visitwww.dimensions-uk.org/careers
If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role in more detail, please call Tracey on 07392867117