Job Title: Community Support Leader
Contract: Full Time
Salary: £29,857 per annum
Contact: Victoria Robinson
Information: This role is shift work. Driver, full UK driving licence, is desired not essential. Experience in management is essential.
The Camden Society (London) is a Thera Trust subsidiary that provides innovative and modern support across London, enabling people with learning disabilities to live full and active lives. We are currently looking for a Community Support Leader to manage the support to people in Southwark. The successful candidate will work flexibly and within a dynamic and mobile team to ensure the delivery of high-quality, individual support to people within their communities.
The Community Support Leader will manage a team of Support Coordinators and Support Workers to deliver support that is in line with the wishes, aspirations, and choices of people. You will work with a senior management team to oversee a person-centered and sustainable community support for people with a learning disability.
Develop and manage person-centered support for people
Monitor the quality of support and be responsible for the safety of people we support and staff
Conduct a wide range of HR tasks, including line management Ensure the support is compliant with CQC and contractual agreements
Promote social inclusion and the vision and values of The Camden Society (London)
Network within the community for greater inclusion and opportunities
Ideal candidates will:
Take full direction from the people they support
Have experience in developing support for people with a learning disability in a community setting
Have experience of directing people to support others in ways that increase independence through positive outcome-based monitoring
Have experience of working to budgets
Have excellent communication skills
Keep accurate records
Be able to work as part of a team and also happy to lone work Have experience of working in a diverse setting and be able to meet the cultural needs of people
The Camden Society (London) share Thera’s Vision of:
Showing that people with a learning disability can be leaders in society
Thera will be controlled by people with a learning disability People with a learning disability will check the quality of support from their Thera company.
Thera Group will be led by a charity.
We offer great rewards, comprehensive training, a pension scheme, childcare vouchers and opportunities for you to develop your career in the way you want. Due to the nature of the role, you will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check if successful.
Apply now to avoid disappointment.