Services Manager housing and care

50000.00 - 51000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP51000/annum
17 Jul 2019
14 Aug 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
BDS are now recruiting for a Services Manager on behalf of a national housing and social care organisation.

Working across Warwickshire, Worcestershire and South Birmingham you will be responsible for the delivery, development and overall management of services which include retirement and extra care housing.

Key duties will include

• Create and drive an area Business Plan to optimise the use of challenging and deliverable budgets. Manage resources effectively to achieve or exceed budgeted surpluses.

• Establish and maintain effective working relationships with local regulators and monitors of services in your area to drive quality & service developments.

• Work with the property management team to shape, local plans including plans for investment or otherwise in properties

• Maintain awareness of current issues in housing, health, social care, services for and needs of older people & vulnerable adults.

• Develop strong strategic relationships with policy and decision makers and other senior managers in commissioning bodies in the Locality.

• Assist with staff training and development, employee relations activities and disciplinary and grievance procedures.


• Experience of managing multiple services to high standards and able to evidence excellent levels of customer & regulatory satisfaction.
• Experience of managing and leading teams through change
• Experience of customer engagement, relationship management with individuals, public sector and private sector agencies.
• Experience of budgetary management and analysing financial performance to deliver sustainable efficiencies.
• Up-to-date knowledge of current government or sector initiatives and an understanding of the applicable legislative & regulatory frameworks for social care, healthcare or housing services
• Experience of social care business management and growth planning from a Care, Health or Housing background
• Graduate with a business management or commercial degree (desirable).
• Professional Social or Health Care Qualification (desirable).

This is a full-time permanent position offering a starting salary of GBP50,000. Please email your CV to Vickie Marshall asap or contact me on (phone number removed) to discuss this post in further detail