Adult Disability Service – Manager – Guernsey

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    £48,234 - £52,172 / annum
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  • Posted:
    3 months ago
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  • Deadline:
    14th July 2019
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Job Description

Job Description

Social Personnel are seeking a qualified Nurse to play an important part in the development of the Disability Service on the Isle of Guernsey. You will play a key role in promoting a positive image of the adult disability service to the local populace, visitors, potential recruits and other professionals whilst co-ordinating the assessment of service users with complex care needs, as well as overseeing the development, implementation and evaluation of programmes of care for service users.


  • To be responsible for the day to day management of a caseload of service users and staff team/s within the adult disability service with the philosophy and policies of the Service and Health and Social Care Committee.
  • To be accountable for the ongoing review, monitoring and updating of care programmes, ensuring they are based on the assessed needs and expressed wishes of the service user, as stated in their person centred plan and for ensuring that care is delivered in accordance with professional and service standards.
  • To be responsible and manage the allocated budget as delegated by the service manager, Adult Disability Services.
  • The post holder will manage a staff team supporting service users with their own tenancies.
  • Support is provided to service users to meet their physical, social, intellectual and emotional needs.
  • This may include mental health issues, behaviours that challenge services and/or physical disability necessitating the use of hoists etc.


  • Registered Nurse and valid NMC Pin
  • Working knowledge of Learning Disabilities
  • Previous managerial experience and at least 3 years post qualification


  • Successful applicants will be invited to Guernsey to attend an expenses paid panel interview.
  • Competitive salary and you will be entitled to an annual bonus of £1,167 and an additional bonus of £3,000 payable after two and four years of continuous service
  • You will benefit from having your professional subscriptions paid, support with your NMC revalidation, excellent training opportunities up to masters level and free parking across the Island, including all of our Health and Social Care sites.
  • Successful candidates will be provided with a Long Term Employment Permit. This permit will allow you to become a permanent resident and will extend to any family members who reside with you.
  • Attractive relocation package and, if you rent private accommodation, you will be entitled to a £5,000 lump sum, a rent allowance payable over 2 years and a house purchase grant where applicable.   As an alternative, Guernsey also offer single subsidised staff accommodation and a £500 lump sum to support your relocation.

Benefits of working with Social Personnel:

  • As a Top Tier agency across many local authorities nationwide, Social Personnel have access to jobs earlier than other agencies, giving you the best chance at securing the role.
  • A way to give back to charitable organisations/disadvantaged young people, through our partnership with Youth at Risk, now known as GRIT
  • A market leading £250 referral bonus, paid across 3 months, for every successful placement we make from someone you refer to us
  • Your own highly experienced recruitment consultant and dedicated aftercare team
  • Boat Parties, prize giveaways and much, much more…

If you are interested in this position please feel free to get in contact with Calvin on 0203 929 4018 or e-mail

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