Service Manager

Posted 3 years ago

About Your Lifestyle

Your Lifestyle was established in 2009 to offer a wide range of Care and Support services. We aim, at all times, to provide high quality flexible services that maximise independence and promote adults and young people to reach their full potential.

Role Description

We have an opportunity for a dedicated and passionate Service Manager to join our Gloucester Service due to exciting growth plans.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of delivering high quality, person-centred services. You will set standards, have a visible presence within your services and be able to lead, inspire and motivate a staff team.


  • Previous experience of working with and understanding adults with complex needs including mental health and learning difficulties
  • At least one years’ experience managing/leading a team effectively in a supervisory role
  • Previous experience developing care services and building positive relationships with Local Authorities and other professionals
  • Previous CQC registration is desirable as the Service Manager may be required to complete the CQC registration process
  • Ability to work using own initiative and as a team member under pressure in a professional manner
  • The ability to manage challenging situations
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Complete and pass any mandatory training and pursue professional development
  • Ability to organise and prioritize effectively
  • Promote independence
  • Clarity of thought
  • Enthusiastic and motivated
  • Non-judgemental and non-discriminatory practice
  • NVQ Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 5 (this must be completed before or during post)
  • A full, clean driving licence


  • Comprehensive induction and ongoing training
  • 30 days annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Pension scheme
  • Local discounts
  • Refer a Friend scheme

This is a full-time position for 40 hours per week (9am – 5pm Monday – Friday with on call responsibility on a rota basis)

Salary – £26,000 – £33,000 dependent on experience.

* An enhanced DBS check is required for all positions

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