JOB TITLE: Centre Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Birmingham
Job Reference : 7610LM Job Category : Social Care
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 29/07/2011
 
Salary & Benefits : £19 - £23 per hour
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Centre Manager to establish working relationships with individuals and agencies who are working with refugees and Asylum Seekers. This role is based in Birmingham and is initially a three month Contract.


Job Description

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Centre Manager to establish working relationships with individuals and agencies who are working with refugees and Asylum Seekers. This role is based in Birmingham and is initially a three month Contract. Main duties will include:

* To support health and social care professional who are providing services to users
* Raising an awareness of the issues faced by service users
* Establishing a linked care service
* Developing the centre and managing project staff in the centre
* Acting as a point of contact for interpreters and health professionals
* To provide advice and referring to other appropriate services
* Meeting with partner agencies and identifying areas which need improving
* Proposing a model for further growth
* Getting actively involved in fundraising
* Recruiting, supporting and inducting volunteers in clinical and non-clinical roles
* Being responsible for Health & Safety in the Centre
* Managing own caseload

The successful Centre Manager must hold a Health Care qualification (Counsellor /Doctor/ Psychologist) and ideally have an in depth knowledge of issues affecting asylum seekers and refugees in the UK. It is essential candidates have experience of managing a project or organisation and have proven experience of working in partnership with statutory and voluntary organisations including Primary Care Trusts and Mental Health Trusts. All applicants must have a valid CRB certificate as the post is available immediately.


Job Keywords

"Mental Health"; Psychologist; Doctor; Refugee; Asylum; Manager; "Project Manager"; NHS



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Social Care recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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