Back to Job Vacancies

Deputy Manager - VALUES Learning Disability Service

Social Work Jobs

Voluntary Action LeicesterShire




9 Newarke Street Leicester LE1 5SN

Job Overview

Hours 35 Salary £33,721 pa Organisation Voluntary Action LeicesterShire This is a rare opportunity to work with a sector leading Charity helping to change lives for the better. Our VALUES Team works to help people with learning disabilities in Leicester to be independent, make new friends and have fun. We are seeking a Deputy Manager with established experience of supporting people with learning disabilities. You will work as part of a fast paced service but also independently ensuring high service levels. You will work closely with your peers and the Team Manager undertaking the planning, resourcing and management of day to day service co-ordination and delivery of a high quality, compliant and fast growing VALUES Service for people aged 16+ with a learning disability. Line managing a team of Support Workers you will ensure highest service standards, compliance and best practice in service delivery. Regular presence and timely liaison with clients, families, social workers and support staff is a key requirement as well as covering response to incidents, stepping in for staff cover. Inducting, training and developing staff will be a key requirement. You will also support the Team Manager in completing office, finance and administration tasks such as updating service plans, writing letters, purchase orders and invoicing. A detailed job description, person specification and application form for the role can be found on our website This is a great opportunity to work for a sector leading, diverse and ambitious organisation, with a vision for growth. The successful applicant will benefit from a competitive salary, a flexible and supportive working environment, 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays and a 6% employer pension contribution. Closing date: Monday 27 June, midday Interview date: 30th June/1 July 2022

Hours per week


Closing Date



Apply for the job by visiting