Location: Careline Control Centre. Ludham, Lismore Circus. NW5 4SE
Salary: £36,630 - £42,490
Contract Type: Permanent, Full time, 36 hours per week
Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion
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Careline provides an end-to-end assistive technology and telecare service. This includes assessment and installation of equipment, managing contacts and responding to emergency calls. This enables customers to maintain their independence and provides reassurance to both customers and their family and carers.
We have a fantastic opportunity for an incredibly organised and pro-active Careline Deputy Manager to join our multi-disciplinary team to motivate and lead by example. The main objective for the post holder is to support the manager to lead Careline and deputise for the manager in the delivery of the service. You will take delegated responsibility to manage aspects of the service area according to the operating principles, and actively manage and monitor the flow of work focussed on delivering positive outcomes for all customers.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and will require an Enhanced DBS.
To be considered for this post it is essential the successful candidate holds a clean driving license which will be checked at interview.
You will need experience of leadership and management, as well as managing a budget to be successful in this role. Along with demonstrable experience of working under pressure and working with ever changing priorities, you must have excellent knowledge of the role and organisation of partner agencies such as health, housing, and the voluntary and community sector. Also, in depth knowledge of assistive technology and telecare and its contribution to delivering strengths-based outcomes for customers.
Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.
Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.
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Closing dates for applications: Sunday 22 September 2019, 23:59