JOB OPPORTUNITY: Direct Payment Support Service Team Leader, ruils – apply by 19 June 2021

Salary: circa £28,500 per annum / Full time hours

In this role you can really make a difference for disabled people living in the boroughs of Richmond and Hammersmith & Fulham. Leading two teams, you will manage the delivery of the Direct Payment (DP) Support Service for over 700 people across the 2 Local Authorities.

Employed by Ruils, working in partnership with Action on Disability (AoD), you will be responsible for the management of the service, assisting clients to choose and set up care arrangements, including direct employment of Personal Care Assistants, and the provision of payroll and managed account services in Richmond.

To apply, you will need at least 2 years’ experience of Direct Payments Support (including recruiting Personal Care Assistants) alongside experience of managing projects and/or services.

You will also have good experience of advising, enabling and supporting disabled adults, managing and motivating staff and of managing contracts and budgets.

The post is split to be located in both Richmond and Hammersmith.

Ruils actively encourages applications from disabled people and people with long term health and mental conditions and operate a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post.

For full details, visit the ruils website.