Team Manager (Learning Disabilities) - Burnet House

Salary £29,000 & Benefits
Contract type Permanent
Hours Full-time
Job Advert Description

We have a new and exciting opportunity to be involved in One Housing first Learning disability service located in West Hampstead.

The Role

We require an experienced Learning Disabilities professional who is also an enthusiastic and motivated manager to set up and manage a new Supported Living service in the London Borough of Camden. This post-holder should have the ability to set up a new service and drive through high standards, and provide person centred care that will empower and enable customers to greater independence.


  • We are looking for an individual who has at least 2 years Learning Disability management experience and knows the required quality standards for Supported Living service provision.
  • The successful individual will have the ability to understand financial processes and be business minded, undertake attention to detail in their auditing trails, possess excellent stakeholder liaison skills and the ability to hit the ground running.
  • As Team Manager you will be responsible for the management of your team and will need to build and maintain close relationships with families.
  • The post holder will have the ability to grow and develop the staff team to ensure the right skill mix to deliver the required outcomes for this service.  
  • The manager will ensure the care team deliver outstanding personalised care and support for our customers; and ensure CQC and relevant legislation and performance standards are exceeded.

About Us

One Housing helps people to ‘live better’ by providing high quality homes and care across London and the south east. We manage approximately 16,000 homes and have plans to build 3,500 more by 2020. We also care for over 11,000 people to help them live independently.

We build and sell new homes on the open market or rent them out commercially to raise money for more affordable homes and for services for our customers. In the last three years we have delivered more than 1,500 new affordable homes to help meet the housing shortage. We offer a wide range of housing options including homes for affordable rent, shared ownership, private rent and private sale.

We work hard to make a positive difference to our residents’ lives by promoting aspiration, independence and well-being through a range of training and support services.

One Housing values the diversity of our workforce and we welcome job applications from all parts of the communities which we serve.

Next Steps

If you feel you meet the above criteria for this role please apply now, attaching a copy of your CV and a supporting statement explaining why you meet the requirements and how your skills and experience match those outlined for the position.

Closing Date:            Thursday 12th April 2018

Interview Dates:        19th or 23rd April 2018

Person Specification Team_Manager_LD_Burnet_House.docx