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Thursday, 16 March 2017 12:28

Finance Director - Shared Lives Plus

Finance Director

 

Salary:    £52,020 pro rata      (Actual £31,633)

Hours:      22.5 per week 

 

Location: Shared Lives Plus Head Office Liverpool

Shared Lives Plus is the UK network for Shared Lives and Homeshare. Our members share their own family homes, helping disabled and older people to live good lives in a place they feel they belong.

We are looking for a fully qualified accountant with substantial board level experience. Having previously worked in the charity sector, you will bring with you a strong technical understanding of charity accounting as well as strategic awareness of how charities operate and are resourced.

This role will lead on:

  • The organisation’s financial management and controls

  • Meeting regulatory requirements and statutory reporting

  • Governance, budget planning and investment matters

  • Managing colleagues who lead the office team and our consultancy business

You will be energetic, resourceful, resilient and able to work on your own initiative whilst working to a defined development plan. You will have experience of supporting and developing great teams and be a team player yourself.

Shared Lives Plus is committed to equality of opportunity and is keen to increase the diversity of our team.

If you think you have what we need please download the following for an application pack.

Application_Form.doc 

Finance_Director_JD_Feb_2017_002.docx 

Finance_Director_Person_Specification.doc

For further information please contact Alex Fox OBE, Chief Executive at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Deadline for completed applications 12 noon 14th April 2017

Interviews to be held 3rd May 2017

 

Monday, 13 March 2017 11:49

Shared Lives Manager - London

Shared Lives Manager – London (GE2017008)

Permanent 37.5 hours per week

£37000 per annum.

Be part of something special - help us to make a difference in Lambeth

If you're a dynamic, energetic individual, looking for the next step in your career and want to make a difference - we'd like to speak to you.

Grace Eyre is a small, effective and forward-thinking charity who are looking for a driven leader to help them change lives for people in London.

You'll have experience of leading projects and / or teams, plus huge enthusiasm to drive and spearhead the development of 'Shared Lives' in London.

You'll be a confident, self-motivated individual, able to guide a team to achieve agreed objectives and outcomes. Ideally you'll have experience of developing, planning and implementing the delivery of care services - but it's most important that you're an excellent communicator with good inter-personal and networking skills, and the vision and creativity to have real impact.

The role will involve managing CQC inspections, as well as adhering to current legislation and CQC standards - on the other hand you'll also enjoy real job satisfaction, be part of a charity with a long record of positive impact for people who use its services and have the opportunity to make your mark in a meaningful way.

If you are interested in finding out more about this role please contact John Medway for an informal friendly chat. You can call John on his mobile 07584706013 or write via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We offer good staff benefits include childcare vouchers, pension, training and development and contractual holiday pay. Grace Eyre has been accredited as an Investors in People employer.

To find out more about us and to apply, please call HR 012732 22013

Please download the application form from our website: 

http://www.grace-eyre.org/work_with_us/vacancies

Closing date: 20 March 2017 9 am

Shortlisting date: 21 March 2017

Interview date: 23 march 2017

 

Hertfordshire County Council Shared Lives Pre-Procurement Market Engagement (PPME.

The Hertfordshire Transforming Care Partnership is interested in developing a bespoke Hertfordshire Shared Lives Transforming Care (TC) pilot scheme (Services) to support people with Learning Disabilities who are currently part of the TC programme.

The advertisement is located at:-

The PPME process involves the Submission of the Provider Questionnaire available on the Supply Hertfordshire website above.

We would encourage providers to complete and submit the Provider Questionnaire, as responses will be used to help shape the Council’s requirements and outcomes and also the scope and strategy for any potential procurement. The Council is looking to pilot a bespoke service and provider input will be invaluable to ensure that the Council’s proposals are viable and offer a good commercial opportunity to the market.

The deadline for submission of Provider Questionnaires is 12.00 noon on 7 February 2017.

To express your interest in this advertisement, you must ensure your organisation is registered with Supply Hertfordshire and follow the full instructions provided within the advertisement.

For further information please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Hertfordshire County Council

Health and Community Services

Integrated Accommodation Commissioning

Farnham House (SFAR201)

Six Hills Way

Stevenage   Herts   SG1 2FQ

 

Tuesday, 13 December 2016 12:58

Shared Lives Manager - Ategi, Thurrock

 Shared Lives

Shared Lives is coming to Thurrock and ategi – an experienced provider of Shared Lives – is looking to build a dynamic team in the area. If you are passionate about delivering quality person-centred care and support and can bring that energy to building relationships, working with people who need support, their families, and Thurrock Council to set up and be part of a leading Shared Lives service we’d like to hear from you.

Shared Lives is a form of care where vulnerable adults are carefully matched with and supported within the ordinary households of approved Shared Lives Carers and their families. ategi’s Shared Lives team will be based in Thurrock and will recruit, assess, train and support individuals, couples or families to become Approved Shared Lives Carers across the county.

Applicants will become part of ategi’s network of Shared Lives schemes benefitting from expert support and peer learning as well as the opportunity to be part of an exciting new service in Thurrock. We are looking for positive, self-motivated and dynamic people with excellent communication skills, effective time management and a willingness to work across Thurrock to change people’s lives for the better.

Shared Lives Manager (full time, 39 hours per week) £28,849 - £34,303 per annum Applicants will need: • Energy, enthusiasm and drive to set up the first Shared Lives scheme in Thurrock • Ideally, experience of working as a Registered Manager in the care sector • A track record of successful project management • Clear understanding of and enthusiasm for Shared Lives • Marketing and promotional skills (plus a bit of creative flair) to ensure understanding of Shared Lives across Thurrock • Proven management experience in the care sector and ability to manage staff • Excellent communication skills • Motivational and strong relationship building skills • Ability to promote equality and diversity • Understanding of regulations for the provision of Shared Lives • Assessment and report writing skills

Shared Lives Coordinator (full time, 39 hours per week) £24,171 - £27,467 per annum Applicants will need: • Experience of and motivation for working with people who need support to live a good life • Excellent communication and relationship building skills • An understanding of the support needs of vulnerable adults • Good assessment and observation skills • Experience of managing a case load and other staff • Experience of working in a multi-agency environment

Shared Lives Administrator (full time, 39 hours per week) £16,485 - £18,546 per annum Applicants will need: • Experience of working as an office Administrator • Good IT skills • Experience of processing invoices • The ability to multi-task • Excellent communication skills, along with the ability to relate well to people • Self-motivation and initiative

ategi is a charitable organisation offering excellent opportunities for training and career development.   For an application pack please call 01443 484400 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. For an informal chat regarding the positions please call Lisa Burnett on 029 2081 4800 

We are also recruiting for Shared Lives Carers; please call Lisa Burnett on the above number if you wish to discuss this opportunity.

Closing date for applications: 10am on Friday 6th January 2017 Interviews will take place on: Thursday 19th January 2017

For more about ategi please visit our Website: www.ategi.org.uk

Tuesday, 13 December 2016 12:55

Shared Lives manager - Ategi South Gloucs

ategi Shared Lives has been selected to manage and develop the previously council run Shared Lives Scheme in South Gloucestershire. The scheme provides accommodation and support to vulnerable adults who are supported within the ordinary households of approved Shared Lives Carers and their families. The team recruit, assess, train and support individuals, couples or families to become Approved Shared Lives Carers across South Gloucestershire.

We now need to strengthen the existing small team to manage current Shared Lives Carers while finding new Carers to offer the chance for more people to live within an ordinary family setting.

Applicants will need to demonstrate that they are positive, self-motivated, have excellent communication skills, effective time management and are prepared to work across South Gloucestershire.

Shared Lives Manager (full time, 39 hours per week)

£28,849 - £34,303 per annum

Applicants will need:

    • Ideally, experience of working as a Registered Manager in the care sector
    • Clear understanding of Shared Lives
    • Proven management experience in the care sector and ability to manage staff
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Ability to promote equality and diversity
    • Motivational skills
    • Understanding of regulations for the provision of Shared Lives
    • Marketing and promotional skills
    • Assessment skills

ategi is a charitable organisation offering excellent opportunities for training and career development.

For an application pack please call 01443 484400 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For an informal chat regarding the positions please call Lisa Burnett on 029 2081 4800

We are also recruiting for Shared Lives Carers; please call Lisa Burnett on the above number if you wish to discuss this opportunity.

Closing date for applications:            10am on Thursday 12th January 2017

Interviews will take place on: Tuesday 17th January 2017

For more about ategi please visit our Website: www.ategi.org.uk

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Registered Charity No. 1077595 Company Registration No. 2894715

                                   

Supporting people to live their lives

 

Monday, 05 December 2016 14:57

NHS Programme Regional Officer - North East

NHS Programme Regional Officer

 

Salary:    £32,640 pro rata        

 

Hours:      22.5 per week, fixed term contract until 31st March 2019  

 

Location: Based in the North East working closely with South Tees CCG, Middlesborough Council, Redcar and Cleveland Council and Avalon Shared Lives scheme to establish a new base in the region and support the expansion of Shared Lives services across the North East of England.

Shared Lives Plus is the UK network for Shared Lives and Home Share. Our members work on a small scale or in their own family homes, helping older and disabled people to live good lives in a place they feel they belong.

We are seeking an exceptional individual to support the development and ensure the success of our largest funded program to date. Scaling up Shared Lives in Healthcare is a £1.75million NHS England funded program to develop the successful Shared Lives model to support people with healthcare needs in the community.

This is a challenging and exciting role and to succeed you need to have experience of delivering services in the health and/or social care sector and have a good understanding of the current health and social care transformation agendas. You will be energetic, resourceful, resilient and able to work on your own initiative whilst working to a defined development plan. You will have experience of building and developing great teams and be a team player yourself. Most importantly, you will have the enthusiasm and commitment to develop the Shared Lives model for the benefit of people with health needs in the community you will be working in.

If you think you have what we need please download the following; Application_form_-_NHS_Programme_Regional_Officer.docx NHS_Programme_Regional_Officer_JD_and_PS.doc

For further information please contact Jenni Kirkham, Senior NHS Programme Officer at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Deadline for completed applications 12.00 noon Tuesday 20th December 2016

Reg Charity No (Eng & Wales): 1095562                     Reg Charity No (Scotland)SC042743

Company No: 4511426

Shared Lives Plus are asking for expressions of interest to develop our new website. You can download the document here

Wednesday, 16 November 2016 16:22

New Job Opportunities with Ategi

Shared Lives

ategi Shared Lives has been selected to manage and develop the previously council run Shared Lives Scheme in South Gloucestershire. The scheme provides accommodation and support to vulnerable adults who are supported within the ordinary households of approved Shared Lives Carers and their families. The team recruit, assess, train and support individuals, couples or families to become Approved Shared Lives Carers across South Gloucestershire.

We now need to strengthen the existing small team to manage current Shared Lives Carers while finding new Carers to offer the chance for more people to live within an ordinary family setting.

Applicants will need to demonstrate that they are positive, self-motivated, have excellent communication skills, effective time management and are prepared to work across South Gloucestershire.

Shared Lives Manager (full time, 39 hours per week)

£28,849 - £34,303 per annum

Applicants will need:

    • Ideally, experience of working as a Registered Manager in the care sector
    • Clear understanding of Shared Lives
    • Proven management experience in the care sector and ability to manage staff
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Ability to promote equality and diversity
    • Motivational skills
    • Understanding of regulations for the provision of Shared Lives
    • Marketing and promotional skills
    • Assessment skills

Shared Lives Administrator (full time, 39 hours per week)

£16,485 - £18,546 per annum

Applicants will need:

    • Experience of working as an office Administrator
    • Good IT skills
    • Experience of processing invoices
    • The ability to multi-task
    • Excellent communication skills, along with the ability to relate well to people
    • Self-motivation and initiative

ategi is a charitable organisation offering excellent opportunities for training and career development.

For an application pack please call 01443 484400 or Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For an informal chat regarding the positions please call Lisa Burnett on 029 2081 4800

We are also recruiting for Shared Lives Carers; please call Lisa Burnett on the above number if you wish to discuss this opportunity.

Closing date for applications:            10am on Thursday 1st December 2016

Interviews will take place on: Thursday 8th and Friday 9th December 2016

For more about ategi please visit our website: www.ategi.org.uk

 

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