Company: Ordinary Life Project Association
Location: Devizes, South West


The Ordinary Life Project Association has exciting opportunities for Registered Manager to join their team based across Devizes. Joining on either a full time basis you will receive a competitive salary.

Looking to change your job then come and work for The Ordinary Life Project Association (OLPA) an innovative, dynamic and vibrant Wiltshire based Charity providing a range of housing and support options for people with Learning Disabilities and/or mental illnesses.

The Registered Manager Role

OLPA have a fantastic opportunity available for an experienced and qualified Registered Manager to oversee the management of this specialist three bedded home in Devizes specialising in the care & support of adults with learning disabilities and dementia. You will be responsible for maintaining high standards of quality within the home, leading a highly motivated team of Support Workers.

You will be expected to have regular direct contact with service users and attend person- centred reviews. You will be required to oversee staff deployment and rotas and to work in a flexible manner yourself including occasional evenings and weekends.

Our ideal Registered Manager

You will have achieved the RMA, Health & Social Care Diploma level 4 or an equivalent qualification.

You will carry out the role demonstrating a person-centred approach with a warm, confident and professional manner. Experience of staff and service management is essential. We will expect you to have the vision, networking and organisational ability to deliver excellent outcomes for service users and to implement initiatives which connect service users to their local community and promote our reputation.

A requirement of this role is that you will hold Registered Manager status with CQC. You must have an excellent working knowledge of the CQCs regulations and the key lines of enquiry. You must be a confident and accountable practitioner with the ability to put quality standards into practice.

You must have skills in positive communication and engagement and be able to demonstrate unconditional positive regard for the people we support. You must be able to write clear assessments, support plans and guidelines and work positively within a consistent, mutually supportive team ethos.

You must be able to lead the team with confidence and provide clear guidance, supervision and support to your team members. You will be able to communicate positively and professionally with the families of the people we support, their advocates and other outside professionals.

This role offers unique and challenging opportunities bringing great job satisfaction and career development opportunities. We provide accredited management training, health and social care diplomas and mentoring by experienced qualified social care practitioners.

If you feel you have the right skills, experience, passion and drive to fulfil this role, click ‘apply’ today to become our Registered Manager!

Employment in these posts is subject to two satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

OLPA is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales No 2067438 and registered with the Charity Commission No 295355