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Day Services Manager

The young people we support are currently looking for a full time permanent Day Service Manager to join our team at our Ullenwood campus. 


Job details


£36000 FTE

Role type

Term-Time Only, Full Time

Hours of work

39 hrs weekly, 42 weeks per year



Contract type



Term-time only

Closing date


Interview date

7th June 2024

Job description

At National Star, we realise the aspirations of young adults living with complex physical and learning disabilities. The young people we support are currently looking for a full time permanent Day Service Manager to join our team at our Ullenwood campus.

Whether you’re ready for a change in your career or want to take the next step in a position you’re already passionate about, everything you do will help to create a world without limits – for the students you empower and your own career development. Together we make sure they get the personalised care they need, whether they’re studying, socialising or enjoying their passions and hobbies.

You will be able to implement the highest standard of care delivery for students with a range of complex physical and learning disabilities. You will require the attributes to maintain and build on exemplary standards. You will be a self-motivated person with exceptional leadership skills and experienced in the Health or Social Care sector and hold a minimum relevant qualification at Level 4 plus RMA or a Level 5 in leadership and management, with proven management experience and ideally experience of working with people with complex disabilities.

Hours will primarily be 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday (day dependent on service need).  39 hours per week, 42 weeks a year (incl holiday entitlement). Although we would expect you to be able to work flexibly based on the organisational need.

You’ll have first-class communication skills and be able to multi-task. Your people management skills will be exemplary, and you will have the motivation to develop your team, encouraging them to develop in their roles.

There are no limits to your career possibilities at National Star our current Chief Operating Officer is one of our former Registered Managers. Whether you wish to study towards additional formal qualifications or wish to be mentored to excel in your role, we’ll be right by your side.

Whether it’s the big moments some of us take for granted or the small triumphs that others wouldn’t expect, you’ll lead a team that is focussed on what’s possible for every person we support. It’s their life. You make sure they’re busy living it.


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About us

National Star is a growing charity with more than 1,200 staff based in England and Wales. Established more than 50 years ago, we’ve supported hundreds of young people with disabilities to achieve their potential.

How we will reward you

Our Golden Hello

It’s motivating to feel valued at work. That’s why all new staff will receive a ‘Golden Hello’ up to the value of £250 for full-time staff (pro-rata for part-time employees) upon successful completion of their probation.

Staff benefits

Fantastic career development opportunities and comprehensive induction programme - theory and practical

Staff minibus from Cheltenham and Gloucester to our Ullenwood site Monday to Friday.

Award-winning training

Use of fitness suite and swimming pool and staff clubs.

Westfield medical cover

Life insurance cover

Employee helpline

Contributory pension scheme

Opportunity to purchase a TOTUM discount card

Employee discounts at attractions, high street retailers, supermarkets, utilities and motoring, plus much more

Day Services Manager

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