The Home Support Services Manager will lead a team of staff and volunteers to develop and deliver Age UK Herefordshire & Worcestershire’s Home Support services including Help at Home, Independence at Home, Rapid Hospital Discharge, respite breaks for carers’, home from hospital and Footcare, managing contract compliance ensuring performance targets are achieved across a portfolio of services.
The purpose of the Home Support Service is to provide person-centred, practical active support to older people to improve their health and wellbeing to enable them to live independently for as long as possible within their community, support the preventative agenda in health/social care and to reduce demand in primary care and other statutory services
The ideal candidate will have experience of service development, delivery and evaluation, Have significant management experience along with strong leadership skills with the ability to manage, motivate and develop staff.
Experience of working with older people and exceptional organisational skills.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to relate to, and liaise with, people from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures. A strong customer focus with the ability to understand and respond to issues concerning older people, particularly in relation to providing support to enable individuals to maintain independence and dignity within their own homes and communities.
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