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Area Manager

  • Area Manager
  • Teeside

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Area Manager

Are you ready for an exciting opportunity?

To be part of a developing team, making a positive and purposeful difference in the lives of adults with complex needs?

Potens is a provider of Residential Care, Supported Living Services, Domiciliary Care and Day Opportunities for Younger Adults (18 – 65) with Learning Disabilities, Mental Health needs and Acquired Brain Injury.

This is a great opportunity to join a rapidly growing team who believe in developing both the people we support, as well as our staff.


The salary is £35,000 – £37,500 (dependent on experience)

Plus: Bonus Scheme, Company Car and Pension Scheme benefits

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will have a proven track record in managing regulated services and have the following key responsibilities:

  • To provide effective and inspiring leadership of your defined Area; you will be accountable for the strategic performance, management, delivery and development of Potens operational activities in their Area.  The role involves a high level of planning, influencing and delegation to ensure decisions made are aligned to Potens strategy and have a positive impact on Company performance.
  • To work with Service Managers to achieve Regulatory compliance as a minimum, implementing an ‘eyes wide open’ culture of continuous quality improvement and budgetary compliance.
  • To create a ‘can do’ culture and be resolution focused.

Skills Required:

  • To work in partnership with local authorities in providing or shaping services that are a strategic priority.
  • Experience of developing new innovative services.
  • Excellent communication skills; with a passion for engagement with Service Users, Staff, Families, Commissioners and CQC.
  • Be financial astute and have an understanding of commercial objectives.

Other Requirements

This post is subject to Enhanced DBS Check (cost met by employer) and References.

A driving licence is required.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this vacancy, then please complete an application at our website at www.potens-uk.com or request an postal/emailed pack from Stephanie Lemin on 01325 464142.

Closing Date

The closing date for this post is 22nd December 2017.

Expected Interview on 3rd January 2018.



For more information: Call 0151 651 1716 or email recruitment@potens-uk.com

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