Saturday , April 13 2024

Bedford Council Careers – Team Manager – Direct Services

Website Bedford Borough Council

Job Description:

We are currently looking to recruit to our Direct Service’s Team Manager position. The successful post holder will be responsible for the operational management of the Council’s Reablement Team, Home Care Team and Domiciliary Care Teams within two Extra Care Housing Schemes.

As this post is responsible for regulated services the successful post holder will required to register with the Care Quality Commission. We are looking for someone who is self motivated with the drive to deliver excellent services to the residents of Bedford Borough. You will need excellent communication skills as well as a high level of competence in this specialist area.

Proof of Covid vaccination status

This role requires the post holder to be vaccinated with the complete course of a Covid-19 vaccine, unless medically exempt.

If you are not currently vaccinated, but intend to have the vaccine, you may still apply for the role but will not be able to start until evidence of full vaccination or medical exemption is provided.


The post you are applying for is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. If your application is successful you will be required to declare any spent and unspent convictions, adult cautions (simple or conditional) that are not “protected” as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013 and 2020).

How to apply

To apply you will need to upload a current CV and a document detailing how you meet the selection criteria for the role.  The selection criteria can be found in the job profile below.  Optional CV and selection criteria templates are provided below.  If you do not upload both documents the panel may be unable to score your application.


Job Details:

Company: Bedford Borough Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Great Barford, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A


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