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Enhancing the health and social wellbeing of children and young people living with HIV

Part time Services Manager

Contract and Hours: Permanent, 32 hours per week, (4 days per week)
Location: Bristol, BS1 with some travel
Salary: £37,000 per annum (FTE)

CHIVA's mission is to ensure that children, young people and families living with HIV become healthier, happier and more in control of their own futures.
CHIVA works to ensure young people living with HIV have the treatment and care, knowledge, understanding, skills and wider support needed to live well and achieve their greatest potential.
We are looking for a services manager to join our expanding charity. You should be a qualified and experienced healthcare or social care professional with a passion for the work of our organisation. You should have project management / senior role experience and a passion for excellent service delivery. You should also be committed to the safeguarding of children and the ethos of the organisation.

You will manage a team of project support officers to deliver all regional projects, providing support and guidance as required. Your main duties will include holding regular supervisions and reviews with the project support officers to ensure that projects are running to time and budget and meeting objectives and acting as the safeguarding lead for all projects, ensuring the safety of all participants and their families. You will also be expected to work alongside the CEO to maximise opportunities to develop services further and support the organisation to deliver the new programmes planned in our development strategy

Candidate requirements:

A health care or social work professional with senior role / management experience
An understanding of issues facing children and young people growing up with HIV
Experience of working with children and families who may have complex needs
Experience of working in multi agency and multi disciplinary forums collaboratively
Accomplishing organisational objectives by managing staff; planning and evaluating activities
Project / service management experience
Demonstrable understanding of, and commitment to, Confidentiality and Data Protection

An understanding of and a commitment to the values of the organisation

CHIVA is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community

Please note that we are only able to accept applications submitted on our branded application form. We cannot accept CVs in respect of this post.

Person Specification and Job Description.

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Applications are open until 11.45pm on Monday 12th October 2020. Interviews will take place in the week commencing Monday 19th October 2020.