City of London, London
£41585 - £46725 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description
Area Manager (Dementia Charity)

Please note the deadline for submitting applications for this role is 5pm on the closing date.

Dementia devastates lives. By 2021, 1 million people will be living with the condition. But dementia won't win. Until the day we find a cure, Alzheimer's Society will be here for anyone affected by dementia - wherever they are, whatever they're going through. Everything we do is informed and inspired by them.

We are the UK's leading dementia charity. Every day, we work tirelessly to find new treatments and, ultimately, a cure for dementia. We provide expert information, training, and support services to all those who need our help. And we are creating a more dementia-friendly society so people with the condition can live without fear and prejudice.

Area Manager Responsibilities:

As an Area Manager you will provide operational leadership and management within the North London Area and coordinate activity to support the Head of Region in delivering the Society’s strategy in the region. You will manager a number of Dementia Connect Local Service managers, and work closely with your peers across 6 regions and 3 nations. You will lead the implementation of strategic business management systems and their reporting across the area of operation, and to champion the delivery of quality across everything we do.

The Area Manager will report to the Head of Region and will be a member of the Regional Leadership Team and Operations and Society Management Teams. They will line manage local managers; lead Local Services and role manage specific volunteers.

Area Manager Requirements:

To be successful in this job you will have a positive and proactive attitude to challenging situations and problem solving, using a collaborative and engaging approach with your team.

You will be educated to a degree level or have equivalent experience in a Health and Social Care Setting. You will have experience in leading a geographical disperse team to deliver key performance outcomes to high standard.

About Alzheimer’s Society:

Alzheimer’s Society embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. We are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities we serve and ensuring inclusion in everything we do.

Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society.

Position: Area Manager
Location: Hackney, London (Home based with some travel)
Contract type: Full time, permanent
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: £41585 - £46725 actual per annum (depending on skills and experience) ( London Allowance of £3,600 if applicable)

Closing date: 1 October 2020
Interview date: W/C 12 October 2020 (via Zoom)

You may have experience of the following: Area Manager, Health and Social Care, Caseworker, Social Worker, Social Care, Team Leader, Regional Manager, Community Care, Mental Health, Dementia, NFP, Not for Profit, Charity, etc.
Posted on: 21 September 2020
Closed date: 01 October 2020
Job ref: 94385
Tags: Senior Management, Management