Why Sova is a great place to work

We are proud of what we do and the impact we have on individuals, on families and on the communities to which they belong. We know that people - their skills, capacity and commitment - are the key to delivering and improving Sova services. Our commitment to our employees is to work effectively in partnership with them and to support them to support the clients and communities we work in.

The rewards of working for Sova do not just end at transforming the lives of the individuals and families we work with. We also offer a range of work based benefits.

Current jobs:

Area Manager (South Region)

Exciting New Opportunity:
An exceptional Area Manager is required to oversee the delivery and development of our services across the London, East and Southern region. This senior leadership role will provide dynamic, hands-on leadership and support delivery of Sova’s strategic objectives with a particular focus on performance and quality of commissioned services and business development activities.

Reference: AM510
Base: Kings Cross, London with extensive travel (Home Based will be considered)
Salary: £44,600 - £49,142 (plus ILW of £3,504 if Kings Cross based)
Hours: Non contracted hours

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, you will have excellent communication and organisational abilities. You will have the skills to connect Sova’s vision and values with inspirational leadership.
You will be an experienced senior manager, who both demands and facilitates high performance and has the judgement, business focus, drive, ambition and leadership skills that ensure services are delivered to the highest standard.

Sova is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Enhanced DBS checks will need to be completed and any individual banned from working with children and/or vulnerable adults should not apply.

Please do not send CV’s as they are not an acceptable alternative to a completed applications form.  Applications should be returned electronically to recruitmentmidlands@sova.org.uk

Closing Date: Midday, Monday 11th June 2018.
Interviews date: 9th & 10th July 2018

Interviews will consist of a task, presentation and interview including both competency and values based questions.


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