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FTC Service Manager- 12 months

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Domus Recruitment are working with our client based in Bristol, who are looking for a Service Manager to oversee their 8-bedded residential service that supports adults with Learning Disabilities. You will take overall responsibility for the smooth running of the unit for 12 months.
Key Responsibilities of a Service Manager:

  • To manage the day to day running of the unit and report to the Locality Manager.
  • To provide all relevant information to prospective new service users.
  • To ensure that each new service user receives a copy of the statement of purpose, service user guide and contract and where appropriate their representative or carer understands them.
  • To investigate complaints, report to the Locality Manager and take appropriate action.
  • To liaise with and co-operate with the Senior Leadership team in any required inspections such as Local Authority and CQC.
  • To strive to ensure that your service is running at a “Good” or above CQC rating.
  • To complete Company Care and H&S audits and ensure any actions are addressed within the time frames set.

Service Manager Requirements:

  • Have previous experience in a management role (preferably in the learning disabilities sector) and be a strong staff manager.
  • Experience of managing at least 10 staff and handling performance issues/disciplinaries.
  • Strong IT and organisational ability.
  • Experience of liaising with external bodies – e.g. local council and CQC. 
  • Ideally level 5 diploma in health and social care. Candidates with a level 3 who are prepared to study for the level 5 within the first 12 months in post will also be considered.
  • A full driving licence and access to their own vehicle. 


  • Competitive salary.
  • 20 days holiday (plus 8 bank holidays) increasing to 25 days after a year of employment.
  • Gain a fully funded Level 5 Diploma in Health & Social Care whilst earning.
  • Annual staff award scheme.
  • A contributory pension scheme, private health and life assurance.

If you are interested in the above position please apply, or for more information contact Ella Bryett at Domus Recruitment.  
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