Deputy Housing Manager

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  • Sector:

    Medical & Healthcare

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Contact:

    Sarah Wall

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MPA Recruitment are recruiting for a Deputy Housing Manager to work in a well-established Supported Living Environment in Coleraine. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the Manager with the operational management and ongoing development of the scheme and to ensure a dementia friendly recovery based approach is integrated into the ethos of the scheme. This position has an immediate start available. Pay rate is £16.04.

Job Duties

·         To ensure each tenant has an individual programme of support developed and implemented to meet social, emotional, physical and spiritual needs

·         To help create a homely environment to enhance the quality of support and maximise independence for each tenant.

·         To ensure the implementation of both risk assessments and support /care plans in respect of each tenant

·         To work as part of the Multi-Disciplinary Team to maximise the opportunities for maintaining tenants independence

·         To ensure that there are in place staff rotas which provide the required level of cover within the scheme

·         To ensure the health, safety and welfare of tenants and staff are paramount at all times

·         To implement a formal programme of supervision for all support staff and to ensure that supervision records are maintained.

·         To assist in the organisation of regular staff meetings, not less than once per month

Essential Criteria

·         A professional Social Work qualification recognised by NISCC


·         Qualified RGN/SEN



·         Post qualifying experience of working with older people or individuals with dementia

·         Supervisory experience which could include practice teaching, on site supervision, QCF supervision or supervision of care or support staff

Further Information

·         Hours of work: Monday – Friday 9am-5pm (37.5 hours per week)

·         Temporary post on going for 1 year minimum with the possibility of extension

·         Immediate start available



·         Pay rate: £16.04

·         Weekly Pay

·         Holiday Fund

I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please contact Sarah Wall on +44 (0)28 7035 7035 or send an up to date CV to to speak further about this opportunity.

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