SERVICE MANAGER job in Chester-Le-Street, County Durham


  • Employer - Changing Lives
  • Reference number - TF034
  • Sector - Not for profit
  • Department - Charity
  • Location: - Chester-Le-Street, County Durham
  • Salary - £31,000 per annum
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Sunday, 09 August 2020

Job Description

About you

Do you hold a qualification or relevant experience in one or more of the following: management, criminal justice, homelessness, youth or community work, social work, mental health, Substance Misuse? Do you hold a degree / NVQ3 (or equivalent) level in a subject relevant to the experience specification?

Do you have Experience of working in one of the following fields:

  • Criminal Justice
  • Coaching & Mentoring
  • Social Care (Statutory / Non-Statutory)
  • Health
  • Homelessness
  • Substance misuse
  • Mental Health

Do you have experience of, and commitment to, promoting and implementing equal opportunities, diversity and inclusion in a work setting for employees and people with whom we work? Do you have experience in managing outcome-based services?

Do you have assessment, planning and problem-solving skills, within the context of removing barriers to successful independent living? Do you have the ability to work independently, using own initiative, making decisions commensurate with the role of project lead? Do you have knowledge of, or links with, local support and advice agencies, networks? Do you have skills in order to provide team members with effective supervision, including reflective practice, support, performance management, staff welfare and CPD?

If so, the Service Manager role may be the role for you.

Contact information

Please return your completed application form by the closing date by email to: or by post to: Changing Lives, Central Office, Unit D13, Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 ORU

Should you have any questions please contact the HR PEOPLE Team on 0191 273 8891.

How to apply

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