Job Title: Community Solutions Team Manager
Location: Stevenage, Apsley, working from home and able to travel countywide
Salary: £43,857-£46,845 per annum
Hours: 37 hours
Contract: One year fixed term or secondment opportunity
The Community Commissioning Adult Disability Team (CCAD) is recruiting a Team Manager for the Community Solutions Team (CST). The role leads the social care service finding and micro commissioning functions for people with disabilities in Hertfordshire.
This is an exciting opportunity to shape services for people with disabilities, within the Commissioning Team for Adults with Disabilities. CCAD brings together the macro and micro commissioning elements and close joint working with the Adult Disability, 0-25 Together and Integrated Discharge services to improve the experience of people with disabilities accessing care and support.
This role will involve the day to day management and leadership of a team of service finders working across Hertfordshire. The team service finds for adults over the age of 18 with a learning disability and/or autism, and people with physical disabilities. CST find supported living, community outreach, home care, residential care, short breaks, and day opportunities. The team also manages Direct Payments set up, transport referrals and enacts changes to care packages on social care systems following reviews. Following a recent review of the service, this role will work with the team and wider system to implement the review recommendations.
With a background in the operational social care sector, commissioning or working closely with care providers. You will be able to demonstrate experience of leading service delivery and working in complex systems, and have substantial communication and leadership skills.
If you wish to apply, please include a supporting statement with your application. You will need to show in your supporting statement how you meet the criteria of the role against the person specification area of the attached Job Description in no more than 1200 words
If you’d like an informal discussion about the role, please contact email@example.com
Closing Date 27th July 2021
Interview Date 5th and 6th August 2021