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Registered Manager

Job Description

Role: Registered Manager
Location: South Shields
Salary: £35,000pa

Voyage Care are recruiting an experienced Registered Manager for our residential service located in South Shields, Conifer Lodge. Here, we support up to 16 individuals with mental health needs.

You will have an understanding, awareness and previous experience of mental health disorders and legal frameworks such as Mental Health Act i.e. section 17, section 117 aftercare, community treatment orders (CTO's), Sexual Harm Prevention Orders (SHPO), Multi-agency public protection arrangements (MAPPA)

Be able to develop good interpersonal relationships with people we support and guide staff to do the same.

Facilitate and encourage people we support to engage in personal recovery and accept this is unique to them and is respected. Apply recovery principles to develop an environment that enhances the persons recovery journey.

Put the person we support at the centre of their care and support an promote optimism and hope for their increased independence.

Provide intensive support (both practical and emotional) to people undergoing a period of mental health related crisis such as psychotic episodes and self-harm.

Ensure recovery focused care and support plans are created, reviewed, evaluation and amended in accordance with changing needs.

Use strengths based approaches and promote inclusion and co-production. Use a rights based approach.

Ensure ongoing assessment and management of risk within an attitude of 'positive risk taking'.

Develop and maintain links with key agencies and service providers in the local community.

Support people we support to undertake domestic tasks wherever possible, including practical assistance where they have not yet developed the skills, to ensure people we support enjoy a high quality of accommodation.

Maintain good liaison and good relationships with all involved professionals and agencies i.e. community mental health teams, in-patient mental health teams, offender managers, social workers and probation officers.

Have an ability to cope positively with challenging and diverse behaviours

Financially astute and exceptionally organized, you will join us with a Registered Managers Award plus your Level 5 Diploma or equivalent qualification or be eligible to complete the Level 5 Diploma. You will certainly be experienced in care management and will possess excellent knowledge of Care Standards, Regulations and Valuing People.

We ensure that the people we support reach their full potential - and of course we'll make sure that you reach yours.

Due to the nature of this post, a full UK driving license is essential.

Click Apply to complete our one page application…….All applications & CV's are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check for Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.

*Some of our roles require male or female employees only, where this is indicated it is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with the Equality Act