Senior Practitioner

Job Title:  Senior Practitioner Ref: SPSHSS-0919Salary: Grade E £31,434- £34,128 inl ILW & 6.5% employer contributory pension Hours:   Full time […]

Job Title:  Senior Practitioner

Ref: SPSHSS-0919
Salary: Grade E £31,434- £34,128 inl ILW & 6.5% employer contributory pension
Hours:   Full time 37.5 per week
Location: Westminster
Number of posts: 1
Contract Type: Permanent

Closing Date: Midnight 18th September 2019
Interviews:  TBC

At Thames Reach we are driven and committed to helping homeless and vulnerable people to live in decent homes, build supportive relationships and lead fulfilling lives. Our vision is to end street homelessness and our aim is to achieve the highest standards and effectiveness in service delivery to vulnerable people.

We are looking for an organised, motivated and engaged person with good knowledge of the issues and concerns which face the mental health and homeless population in London and be able to work in a creative way in order to promote opportunity and support positive change in life style.

This is a great opportunity for a worker with some experience to move into a management role overseeing a busy, high profile frontline service that is vital in our efforts to reduce homelessness across London. 

You will be responsible for directly managing the staff and managing relationships with partner organisations, as well as ensuring services finances are well managed and they are compliant with the relevant policies and legislation.

You’ll be:

A decisive and effective leader.

An excellent communicator able to form and maintain effective working relationships with our stakeholders.

Organised and able to oversee the operations of a hostel.

Able to directly manage staff, and oversee the management of others in line with Thames Reach policies.

Able to oversee the financial management of hostels.

As well as a great working environment we also offer:

A range of benefits, including a generous contributory pension scheme, Tuition aid

Management specific training

29 days annual leave and 8 paid bank holidays and

Support to develop your leadership and strategic skills.

Thames Reach is committed to achieving a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve. We value, respect, and celebrate diversity. We welcome and encourage applicants from all sections of the community regardless of their history of homelessness, sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religious belief.

If you would like to discuss the post further, please contact the Lead Manager Eric Boyce on 07738486334

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