Community Social Care Manager

Southern Brooks Community Partnerships
£30,255 per annum (full time 37 per week) Pro rata for 30 hours per week
Closing Date: 
Monday, 13 May, 2024 - 09:00
Contract Type: 
Full Time
Contract Details: 
2 years contract subject to funding
Details of Role: 

Main purpose of job: Manage a team of workers who support adults being discharged

from hospital or living at home with no social care package, and work towards preventing


Main duties

  •  Work in partnership with voluntary and statutory sector organisations (e.g. Age UK South Gloucestershire, Age UK Bristol, Alliance Homes, British Red Cross, NHS, and   South Gloucestershire Council) to design and deliver a new approach to non-regulated adult social care and community-based support to speed up discharge from hospital  and/or avoid readmission. ·
  • Manage the hospital link worker project that supports speedier discharge from hospital.
  • Manage the Welcome Home project that delivers support in people’s homes on discharge from hospital and/or works to prevent readmission.
  • Manage team leaders.
  • Manage project budgets.
  • Set up and implementing effective referral pathways
  • Set up and implementing robust recording and monitoring systems
  • Compile reports to submit to funders 
  • Monitor progress and provide learning to the steering group so that a future business model can be agreed and developed collectively.
  • Set up and run an operational working group to include partner organisations. Deliver direct services to clients if required.
  • Identify and pilot the use of assistive technology to support delivery.
How to Apply: 

To apply, you will need a experience working in a management role for 2 years in a related setting and role (for example, social care, care settings, therapeutic environment), proven experience of using a person-centred approach with service users and proven understanding of mental health and barriers to accessing services.

Apply and register your interest in this Community Social Care Manager position in South Gloucestershire by 9am on Monday 13th May 2024. 

Interviews will be held week commencing 20th May 2024.

Shortlisted candidates will be informed.

Contact Person: 
Recruitment Team- Southern Brooks
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
Postal Address: 
Patchway Office Coniston Community Centre, The Parade, Coniston Road, Patchway, BS34 5LP