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Programme Manager

  • Employer - The Salvation Army
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Not for profit
  • Department - Charity
  • Location: - Sunderland
  • Salary - £27,351 pa + excellent benefits
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Friday, 17 September 2021

Job Description

The Salvation Army has a 65 bed Life house in Sunderland to support 65 vulnerable people who are experiencing homelessness. We are looking for a Programme Manager to join our existing team. The role of Programme Manager is central to achieving positive outcomes for our vulnerable clients and has operational responsibility for a specific area of programme within the service.

You will ensure that the programme you co-ordinate maximises client input and emphasises choice and control in all areas of service delivery. You will be part of the management team producing a high quality and cost-effective service, deputising for the Service Manager when required. You will monitor service delivery in line with contractual and organisation requirements.

As the successful candidate you will be able to demonstrate

  • Significant experience of leading and managing staff including recruitment, development and performance management
  • Significant experience of working with adults in a supportive setting
  • NVQ Level 4 or equivalent professional qualification in a related field or the willingness to work towards this
  • Knowledge of legislation relating to homelessness, employment, health and safety, and safeguarding
  • Ability to work within the ethos of The Salvation Army with regard to delivering services to vulnerable people without discrimination.

Benefits: 25 days annual leave + bank holidays; a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan and an employee assistance programme

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