Interviews will be held on Wednesday 22nd August 2018.
The Live at Home Scheme Manager is responsible for developing and managing the Live at Home Scheme to meet the needs of older people within the local community. A pivotal part of this role is community development; to bring communities together for the better. Maintaining and obtaining funding and partnership working are key in order to keep the scheme functioning and excelling in bettering the lives of older people and therefore confidence in funding bids and building solid working relationships are essential.
The post requires an individual with a range of business and operational skills, but critically, who possess a strong drive to deliver high quality services that reduce feelings of isolation and loneliness and promote the wellbeing of older people across a range of community settings.
The Scheme Manager will be responsible for line managing any additional staff appointments to the Scheme – this will depend upon the size of the Scheme and the breadth and volume of services delivered. Volunteers are crucial to the successful operating of any MHA Live at Home Scheme and the Scheme Manager will be responsible for the recruitment and selection and on-going support and supervision of all Volunteers.
For more information on the job role please visit the MHA description here.