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Children and young people’s service manager
- West Midlands - This Area Only
£34000.00 - £34000.00 PerAnnum
Permanent (Full time)
Job Details Job Title:Children and young people’s service manager Location:Coventry Salary:£34,000 per annum Hours:Full time – 37 hours per week Are you registered with a professional body and have a recognised qualification? Are you passionate about making a difference to the lives of children and promoting positive outcomes? Do you believe that the child’s voice should be at the heart of the work you do? Are you an empowering leader and agent of change? Would you like to be part of an inclusive, enabling, honest and effective organisation? Our vision is of a society that promotes good mental health for all and that values, as equals, people who experience mental health problems.
A high number of candidates may make applications for this position, so make sure to send your CV and application through as soon as possible.
Come and lead our creative, dynamic, and motivated CYP team, supporting children and young people across Coventry and Warwickshire! We look forward to receiving your application.
About The Role To be responsible for the development, promotion and operational management of the Children and Young People’s Services in Coventry and Warwickshire Mind.
Whilst ensuring good practices regarding high quality interventions enabling children and young people to achieve positive outcomes.
The post holder will be involved in a large portfolio of services to meet the varied mental and emotional needs of Children and Young People.
The Post Holder Will Be Responsible For: The operational management of specified services within Coventry and Warwickshire Mind.
The development of specified services and the necessary tools and resources with staff to ensure that these services are effective and successful.
The line management of designated staff, providing regular recorded supervision and annual appraisals.
Managing crisis situations in consultation with the Team Leader, Senior Operational Manager and staff team, in line with the procedures of Coventry and Warwickshire Mind.
The collection and interrogation of data regarding referrals and outcomes to evaluate and report on the effectiveness of the service.
Support the implementation and delivery of service plans with key priorities.
Work with key partners and adults in the child’s life in a systemic way to ensure needs are met.
Work closely with health services within Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust (CWPT).
You Will Have ⁃ A registration in a profession such as Occupational Therapy, Social Work, Nursing, Psychology, Psychotherapy, Counselling.
(Applicants will not be accepted without this) ⁃ You will be adaptable in your approach and a motivational and inspiring leader who is able to promote and encourage change.
⁃ Knowledge and passion for the systemic needs of CYP, who are vulnerable due various emotional and mental health unmet needs.
⁃ You will have knowledge and understanding of varied clinical and evidence-based models for CYP to create and sustain change.
⁃ You will have a proven track record of partnership working, excellent communication skills and the ability to understand and present complex information to professionals, parents, carers.
What We Can Offer You The following are just some of the benefits that Coventry and Warwickshire Mind offer its employees: Clinical Supervision – We will pay for you to have regular clinical supervision (if required) to ensure counselling/therapeutic practice is ethically safe and in accordance with registration.
Annual Leave – 25 days plus bank holidays plus an extra day for each completed holiday year of service to a maximum of 5 additional days after ten holiday years of service.
Life Insurance Policy – From 1st October 2020, all employees of Coventry and Warwickshire Mind are covered by a Life Insurance policy.
You will be auto-enrolled onto the scheme from day one of service and are covered for the duration of your working life with the organisation or until your 75th birthday, if still employed by CW Mind.
The cover is for a payment of 2 x gross salary (tax free), should you die whilst in service with CW Mind.
Employee Development – Active encouragement not only to assist performance in the current role but also for the benefit of personal development via various means.
Flexible Working – A range of options available for all employee’s dependant on role and responsibilities.
This includes, working patterns, working in CWM venues and working remotely.
Health and Well Being Initiative – From health promotion events, peer support sessions to access to complimentary therapy sessions to maintain employee well-being.
Pension – Minimum 5% employee contribution and 3% employer contribution, with an ethical investment policy option.
Sick Leave and Pay – On completion of 6-month probation, Coventry and Warwickshire Mind employees will be entitled to sick pay which ranges from 4 weeks full pay to 8 weeks full pay for employees with over two years’ service.
Next Steps Please refer to the Job Specification when applying as applicants will be scored against this.
GUIDANCE NOTES FOR COMPLETING THE APPLICATION FORM To have the best chance of success: Tailor your application of the job advertised focusing on the PERSON SPECIFICATION.
Explain how you meet each of the criteria, by providing information about and examples of your skills and experience gained.
This may be in paid employment, as a volunteer or within your personal capacity.
Answer each point in detail – the recruitment panel cannot guess or make assumptions.
Utilise the STARmodel – Situation, Task, Action, Result.
Remember that the short-listing panel are seeking to appoint the applicant who best meets the criteria specified in the person specification in accordance with equal opportunities