Job title:Area Manager (Social Care)
Location: Flexible location within Kent and East Sussex
Closing date:2019-05-16 00:00:00
Salary:£43,316 actual per annum
Hours:35 hours per week
Job type:Full time
Role overview:
Area Manager (Social Care) 

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Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia. 

Position: Area Manager 
Location: Flexible location within Kent and East Sussex
Contract type: Full time, Permanent 
Hours: 35 per week 
Salary: £43,316 actual per annum

Closing date: 16 May 2019
Interview date: May 31 at 43-44 Crutched Friars, London, EC3N 2AE

About the role: 

As an Area Manager you will provide operational leadership and management within the Kent and East Sussex Area and coordinate activity to support the Head of Region in delivering the Society’s strategy in the region. You will manage a number of Service managers and work closely with your peers across 6 regions and 3 nations. You will lead the implementation of strategic business management systems and their reporting across the area of operation, and to champion the delivery of quality across everything we do.

The Area Manager will report to the Head of Region and will be a member of the Regional Leadership Team and Operations and Society Management Teams. They will line manage local managers; lead Local Services and role manage specific volunteers.

About you: 

As an Area Manager you will be educated to a degree level or have equivalent experience in a Health and Social Care Setting. You will have experience in leading a geographical disperse team to deliver key performance outcomes to high standard. 

To be successful in this job you will have a positive and proactive attitude to challenging situations and problem solving, using a collaborative and engaging approach with your team. 

Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely; all contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programs to support you in your development and help you grow to realize your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society. 

Alzheimer’s Society is committed to equal opportunities. 

You may have experience of the following: Area Manager, Service Manager, Regional Manager, Care Manager, Operations Manager, Project Manager, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit, Health and Social Care, Social Care, etc.
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