Registered Manager – Adult Residential – Mental Health

Registered Manager

Adult Residential Service – Mental Health


Preston, Lancashire


Compass Associates are proud to be working in partnership with a leading provider that specialise in providing high quality Supported Living & Residential Services to adults with Learning Disabilities, Mental Health and other Complex Needs, with a remit to recruit for a Registered Manager for their 10-bed adult Residential Service supporting individuals with mental health conditions, and other complex needs.

The Position /Candidate

The Registered Manager will oversee and manage the 10-bed Residential service for adults with mental health conditions who require support to live as independently as possible. As the Registered Manager you will have overall responsibility of the day-to-day operations of the service, including the leadership and management of the staff team and continuous collaboration with the company’s quality team. You will be overseeing the efficient delivery and development of the service whilst working closely alongside the Area Manager, where together you will ensure the service users receive the best care.

My client is looking for someone with previous management experience, in either a Residential or Supported Living setting, with experience of working with individuals with mental health conditions. You must be able to demonstrate an understanding of the issues faced by people with learning disabilities and an enthusiasm for working and supporting them to take control of their lives in a residential setting.

Salary and Benefits

A salary of £32’000 per annum, with many benefits including:

  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Pension Options
  • Continuous training and development opportunities
  • Career development
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Paid comprehensive L&D opportunities – including internal leadership sessions and recognised qualifications
  • Monthly recognition awards

Essential Criteria

  • Previous management experience within either residential or supported living setting
  • Previous experience working with individuals with learning disabilities, autism and/or complex needs
  • NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Health and Social Care
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a management position as either a Team Leader, Deputy Manager or Registered Manager


This position is based in Preston, Lancashire and is commutable from Leyland, Blackburn, Bamber Bridge, Blackpool and Chorley.

Interview Process

2 stages – 1st stage is an informal interview with the Area Manager and the 2nd stage is a formal interview with the Area Manager and another member of Senior Management.

Contact Details

If you wish to either apply or gain further information, please contact Abbie at Compass Associates on 0161 527 9635 or email [email protected]


Compass Associates Ltd is acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 in John Lewis vouchers or £200 charity donation for each successful recommendation.

Compass Associates, established in 2009, is an award-winning, UK specialist Health and Social Care Recruitment Consultancy providing tailored, high quality recruitment solutions for all permanent assignments.

Specialist Care

Abbie Cragg (AREC)

Senior Consultant – Mental Health

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