Region
Salary
£25,574.77 to £28,871.07 per annum
Closing date
Tuesday, 31 October, 2017
Interview date
Wednesday, 8 November, 2017
Job type

Ref: S279 | Maidstone or Eastbourne Office covering Sussex (including East and West Sussex)

We are seeking an innovative, passionate and professional individual with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills to join our management team.

Reporting to the Head of Support, the Stroke Association Support Manager will oversee a diverse team of coordinators and volunteers ensuring the teams are delivering high quality support to stroke survivors and carers.   

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, a track record of working in a proactive and flexible way with the skills to lead and manage a diverse team of staff. Ideally you will have experience of managing teams, commissioning and community development within the Health and Social Care sector or a similar environment.

The successful applicant’s base will be negotiated and the roles will require travel across the designated area and the wider zone. Excellent IT skills, a flexible approach to your role, use of your own car and the ability to drive are essential.

Applying

Please complete and submit the application formCVs will not be accepted. For assistance in completing the form please refer to the guidance.

Email the completed application form to secoastrecruitment@stroke.org.uk by the closing date 31 October 2017. Interviews to be held 8 November 2017.

The Stroke Association is an equal opportunities employer, to enable us to fulfil our responsibilities please complete the equal opportunities form and email it to HR at equalops@stroke.org.uk  Do not send it with your application or send your application to this email address.

If you have any queries please email the HR team at recruitment@stroke.org.uk

If you’re still unsure about applying for a role with the Stroke Association or just want to get an idea of the benefits of doing so please visit the benefits page or see what we do.

In the event of exceptionally high levels of response, we reserve the right to close the post before the date stated above in order to prevent the number of applications received being unmanageable. You are advised to submit your completed application form as soon as possible to have the best chance of being considered.

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About us

We are the UK’s leading charity dedicated to conquering stroke.

There are over 1.2 million stroke survivors in the UK. Almost two thirds have a disability and one third rely on others for help, making stroke one of the biggest causes of disability.        

 

We are continually working to improve the lives of stroke survivors and their families who deserve the very best treatment and care. We deliver amazing, life-changing support to over 60,000 stroke survivors and their families each year. We also fund research to find better treatments, campaign for better stroke care and help people understand how to spot and prevent stroke.  This work is made possible by more than 4,000 talented volunteers and staff, our fantastic supporters and our strong relationships with the stroke clinical and research community.

We work with integrity, demonstrating our values as one combined passionate, innovative, respectful and professional team.

Together we can conquer stroke.

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