Deputy Manager – Supported Living

Full time position (37.5 hrs per week)

Salary: £23,000 to £24,500 – Dependent on experience

Location: Minstead and Totton

Closing Date: 1 December 2020

Minstead Trust is an established charity supporting adults with varying levels of learning disabilities to access and engage in meaningful opportunities that develop outcome based skills focused on health and independence.

Great staff benefits

  • 25 Days Annual Leave Plus Bank Holidays
  • Pension
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Company Discount Scheme, saving money on holidays, shopping to gym membership
  • Free Family Membership to Furzey Gardens

Job Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Deputy Manager to join our dedicated Supported Living Team . You will be assisting the Head of Supported Living in the day to day operations of the service, deputising as directed in their absence and responsible for the direct supervision and line management of support staff. Ideally you will have strong leadership skills, be motivated, approachable, committed to ensuring responsive and effective care is delivered to the people we support and leading by example demonstrate good team work and best practice.

For further information on role and duties download the job specification.

To apply download the application form and return completed form to

(Note: We only shortlist from application forms in accordance with Safer Recruitment Guidelines)

 Closing date:   1/12/20

Health and Safety

  • To take reasonable care to promote a healthy working environment and safe working practices in accordance with the Minstead Trust’s Health and Safety Policy
  • As an employee of the Minstead Trust you are required, under Section 7 of the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, to take reasonable care for your own health and safety and that of others who may be affected by your acts or omissions at work.
  • Be familiar with the company’s Health and Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) requirements.

Due to the nature of this employment sector, your application is subject to a successful Disclosure & Barring Service Check (DBS, formerly CRB)


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