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Children & Young People Manager


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We are looking for a manager to join our Children and Young people team delivering services for Young Carers and disabled children. You might have management experience already or be looking to take the next step in your career.


Based in Tunbridge Wells, you will manage and develop a small team covering parts of west Kent, Southwark and East Sussex, overseeing planning and delivery of activities, and must be able to monitor and evaluate performance with a strong focus on outcomes.


You should be able to form effective relationships with young people, volunteers and colleagues at all levels; and have a good understanding of professional boundaries. You will be required to deliver some activities in person. Additionally, the role involves networking and developing relationships with a range of statutory agencies and voluntary and community partners.


Applicants should have relevant experience in social care, health, education or voluntary and community sectors relating to working with Children and Young People. You should also have experience of working with complex family dynamics, and knowledge of issues affecting families, including mental health and substance abuse.


As a manager, you will demonstrate an understanding of confidentiality, data protection, safeguarding and boundaries in all aspects of your work. It is essential to be a car driver for this role.


Are you ready to take the lead?


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To apply, please email your CV with a short covering letter outlining your CURRENT SALARY to 


Post is subject to references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

Imago recognises that many people in our society experience discrimination or lack of opportunity for reasons that are not fair. These include: race, religion, creed, colour, national and ethnic origin, political beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability (including mental illness), HIV status, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity status, responsibility for dependants, appearance, geographical area, social class, income level or criminal record.

Imago aims to create a culture that respects and values each other’s differences. Imago sees these differences as an asset to our work as they improve our ability to meet the needs of the organisations and people we serve. We proactively seek to increase opportunities for inclusion and celebrate diversity across our organisation and within the communities we serve.

Job Title: Children & Young People Manager
Area: Tunbridge Wells
Working Hours: 37.5 hours
Salary:    £21,000-£24,000