Community Services Manager

  • Job Reference: SWR2372
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2020
  • Recruiter: Suffolk Mind
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: £25,100 to £29,540
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Charity
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Community Services Manager (BPD Services and Eating Recovery) - Our mission is to make Suffolk the best place in the world to talk about and take care of mental health and to help facilitate this we are looking to recruit a Community Services Manager (Borderline Personality Disorder Services and Eating Recovery) for Ipswich and Bury St Edmunds.

The main purpose of the Community Services Manager (BPD Services and Eating Recovery) role is to manage, and line manage our Waves, Suffolk Night Owls (both Borderline Personality Disorder services) and Eating Recovery support group and to lead on service development opportunities centred around BPD. 

The ideal candidate will have experience in:

  • Line management/and or project management
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience of working with people within mental health
  • Excellent organisational skills and a flexible approach in planning and promoting work to meet tight deadlines
  • The ability to communicate clearly with a range of people sometimes over sensitive and/or complex issues
  • An excellent understanding of Safeguarding  

In return, Suffolk Mind offer:

  • Salary of £25,100 - £29,540 per annum (depending on experience)
  • 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays (+ an annual option to buy or sell annual leave)
  • Pension scheme
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Free DBS check
  • Free internal wellbeing course available - Your needs met
  • Free tea/coffees Christmas party/lunch
  • Family friendly culture

If you have all the relevant skills and experience and would like to join our company, please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Additional keywords: Service Manager, Eating Disorders, Community Support, Counsellor, Recovery, Mental Health

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