Networx Recruitment

Networx Recruitment 16 Hestham Cres, Morecambe, Morecambe, Lancashire LA4 4QF, UK
Jun 21, 2018
Full time
Head of Operations and Development (North) Covering North East and North West area Full Time - Permanent £50,000 per annum plus benefits Our client has recently been taking stock of where they are, reflecting on their future plans and considering the most appropriate roles to support with their ongoing transformation in support of successfully achieving their strategic priorities. Our client currently has a fantastic opportunity for a Head of Operations and Development to manage the development strategy under the direction of the Operations and Development Director. As a member of the management team, you will provide leadership and manage and develop our client's operational services. You will have a key role working alongside senior managers and supporting the directors in the successful delivery of the organisation's strategic priorities with a 'can do', solution-focused approach. You will lead on key strategic/O&D objectives and delegate tasks within these, provide and present reports to the executive leadership team and take senior responsibility and senior lead on key issues within the relevant area. Continuing to develop the regional operations and development team through partnership working across both England and the wider organisation will be key. The successful candidate will have a Level 5 or equivalent in social care or a management qualification and have previous experience of working at a senior management level. You will have good knowledge of current theory and practice in learning disabilities and knowledge of legal frameworks and care standards. Additionally, you will have the ability to analyse information and make decisions in complex situations, work to tight deadlines and have the confidence to represent the organisation in a range of forums. You must have a current UK driving licence. Closing Date: Monday 25th June 2018. Interview: Monday 2nd July 2018.
Networx Recruitment Birmingham, Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Jun 16, 2018
Full time
Recovery Navigator (Mental Health) Opportunities Erdington, Birmingham £17,167 per annum 37.5 hours per week (2 posts) Our client is a leading provider of mental health services in Birmingham and the West Midlands. They are looking for Recovery Navigators to work in partnership with people experiencing mental health difficulties who are currently residing in non-acute in-patient care. You will deliver a person centred recovery approach, in groups or on an individual basis, that focuses on developing, maintaining and strengthening their skills and abilities. Ultimately you will support service users to attain independence in daily living skills in agreement with their individual needs and personal plans, achieving successful outcomes and promoting moving on. They are looking for mental health professionals with experience of assessing and constructing care plans that support people to be in control of their lives. Ideally you will be QCF/NVQ level 3 qualified or have a willingness to work towards this qualification. It is essential that you have an empathy for people experiencing mental health issues and are committed to service user involvement and empowerment. You will have a good understanding of equal opportunities, confidentiality, safeguarding and health & safety. Post holders will need to be flexible due to the shift patterns which include evenings and weekends. Shift patterns include 7.00 am to 3.00 pm and 1.00 pm to 9.00 pm. Benefits include an attractive defined contribution pension scheme, Paycare which offers employees affordable cover for a range of healthcare treatments, an Employee Assistance Programme which includes free counselling, Childcare Vouchers and a comprehensive training programme. People are key to the success of this organisation and they are recognised as both a Mindful Employer as well as achieving Gold standard success in Investors in People. They welcome applications from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.