You have proven experience of managing services for people with mental health or similar issues and are used to overseeing implementation and/or change programmes and leading, supervising and motivating staff. All you need is the perfect environment to put your skills to great use. Welcome to Richmond Fellowship as a Service Development & Implementation Manager.
Richmond Fellowship are delighted to be working to deliver the roll out of Individual Placement and Support (IPS) services as part of the NHS England initiative for extending IPS support to some of the most disadvantaged people in the employment marketplace. We’ll be working on behalf of Wiltshire, Swindon, and Bath & North East Somerset (BaNES) Clinical Commissioning Groups to create a new single service across their geographical footprint by building on the existing success of our Wiltshire IPS Service, which is now recognised as a Centre of Excellence in IPS delivery.
Your challenge will be to bring leadership and project management expertise to implementation and improvement projects to the Wiltshire team. In terms of your leadership responsibilities, it will be in a Project Lead capacity for 12 months to implement a new service. You’ll also get involved in ad hoc and ongoing development project work on a national scale that contributes to service development and continuous improvement.
Key to your success will be experience of effective operational management and leadership of staff teams to achieve maximum performance within a challenging environment across multiple locations. You’ll also need to be as comfortable managing projects as you are setting and managing budgets and facilitating change. ability to work in partnership with other agencies, while any experience of working to integrate people who are disadvantaged in the labour market would be useful. Perceptive, decisive and with a flexible but ‘can-do’, solution focused approach, you're great at managing conflicting demands and priorities. Crucially, you’re willing to travel and have your own transport.
The salary for this post is £35,321.00 - £37,180.00 dependant upon experience.
So, are you ready to take on this rewarding role that comes with some really great benefits? Apply now via our website.
Richmond Fellowship is part of Recovery Focus, a national group of charities highly experienced in providing specialist support services to individuals and families living with the effects of mental ill health, drug and alcohol use, gambling and domestic violence. We know that recovery can look and feel very different to each and every one of us. But we also know that if we provide the right support, at the right time, we can inspire recovery nationwide and that recovery is possible for everyone.