Vacancy: Service Manager - UnLtd Potential

Service Manager (Developing Services)

Salford, 35 hours per week
£28,636 - £31,754 + 7.5% pension contribution
Fixed term until March 2012 (with likely extension)

Unlimited Potential is looking for a new service manager to join our highly successful team. You will be managing the Carers’ Development, Time Banking and X-Change services and teams, but you may have the opportunity to take on other services as they emerge and develop.

We require an experienced manager with the skills and knowledge to lead and manage diverse teams spread over Salford. You will ensure delivery of outcomes and outputs to meet and exceed client and customer requirements. You will manage the budgets and resources as appropriate, and work alongside external evaluators to ensure that the services are included in mainstream commissioning plans in future years.

You will be able to plan, deliver and develop services, including managing risk. You will understand the commissioning process and understand the recent changes in public health service delivery.

You will have knowledge of Salford and the people that live and work there, and an understanding of the factors that influence health and happiness. You will also have a strong affinity with the mission and values of Unlimited Potential, and be an asset to our management team and organisation.

For further information or discussion, contact Fola Agbalaya on 0161 743 4504 or Chris Dabbs on 0161 743 4502.

To request an application pack, contact Fola Agbalaya as above or email Please quote code SMDS/01/COM

Closing date for return of applications is 5.00 p.m. on Wednesday 29 June 2011.

Unlimited Potential encourages applications by people from all backgrounds, especially those groups that are under-represented within the organisation.

A Criminal Records Bureau disclosure will be requested when the post is offered, but a criminal record is not necessarily a bar to obtaining this position.