Growth and Service Development Manager

Supported living

Growth & Service Development Manager

Salary £40,000
Full time, 12 month Fixed Term

Bolton Cares is embarking on a journey of transformation and modernisation and we have an exciting opportunity, supporting our new leadership team take Bolton Cares into the future. In the role of Growth and Service Development Manager, you will make a key contribution to continuing to improve the lives of the people we support, enabling them to build rich and independent lives by providing supporting continuous improvement, high quality service delivery, service transformation and business growth.

Reporting to the Operations Director, Bolton Cares have created this exciting new post to drive delivery of key objectives within our annual business plan. This post will be responsible for working in partnership with operational services and partners in planning, managing and leading service improvement / transformation. In addition, this role will be a key enabler to driving our growth strategy, identifying, developing and pursuing new business opportunities. 

In this role, there may be opportunity to support operational services that require targeted interventions or turnaround support to drive change or improvement.

We are seeking an individual with knowledge of the care sector, a strong commercial background and experience of bid writing and large scale service transfers.

The Growth and Service Development Manager will need to have excellent communication,  project and change management skills. You will be confident in data analysis including setting and monitoring budgets. You will be a competent bid writer with a proven track record of winning new business.

We are looking for candidates with:

  • Degree level education or equivalent.
  • Recognised qualification in change project management and or
  • Recognised qualification in business / commercial management (e.g. MBA).

If we’ve piqued your interest in this post and you’ve got a passion for the delivery of high quality, person-centred, values-based care and support services for adults that will genuinely improve people’s lives, we’d love to hear from you.

The closing date for this post is: 5pm Sunday 11th July 2021.

The assessment date for this post is : Friday 16th July 2021.

Application Pack

Applicants should send in their CV and include a separate supporting statement of up to 4 pages. 
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We do not accept agency referrals for this post.

Further information

For further information about the role or to arrange an informal conversation please email the Operations Director,