Direct Payments Team Leader

Direct Payments Team Leader

Job reference: DPTL
Closing date: 28 May, 2019

DIRECT PAYMENTS TEAM LEADER
35 hours per week
Salary £33,076 per annum

Are you passionate about supporting Disabled people to maximise their independence?

Disability Advice Service Lambeth (dasl) is Lambeth’s leading pan-impairment Disabled People’s Organisation. We provide a wide range of services to Disabled people in Lambeth including advice, information, advocacy, Direct Payments support, social and sports activities and peer support services.

Through the Independent Living and Carers Partnership, we are commissioned by Lambeth Council to provide information, advice, recruitment support, peer support and training to people in receipt of a Direct Payment or Personal Health Budget.

Our current Team Leader will be taking up the post of dasl Director shortly so we wish to fill this vacancy as soon as possible.

The Direct Payments Team Leader is responsible for operational management of the service, leading our experienced team, identifying opportunities to develop the service and expanding our reach.

You will be a member of our senior management team and will contribute to the overall development of dasl and the delivery of our Strategic Plan 2018-2021.

If you have experience of providing advice and information to people, are able to lead and motivate a team of staff and are able to engage with strategic issues within a health and social care context, we’d really like to hear from you.

To download the recruitment pack as a pdf please click here dasl_Direct_Payments_TL_Recruitment_Pack_May_2019.pdf

To download the application form and EOP form, together with guidance on how to complete your application so that you can return this in Word by email, please click here dasl_Direct_Payments_TL_appn_form__guidance_pack.doc

To find out more about the job please contact:
David Strong, Director
Email: david.strong@disabilitylambeth.org.uk
Telephone: 020 7642 0040

Closing date: Tuesday 28th May 2019 (9am)
Interviews: Monday 3rd June 2019

dasl is an Equal Opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and particularly from Disabled people. Our premises at We are 336, 336 Brixton Road, London SW9 7AA, are fully accessible.