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Assistant Manager for Extra Care

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Willow Gardens, Harvest Road, Rowley Regis, B65 8FG
Band G, SCP 32-37 (£40,221 - £45,441 Per Annum)
Closing date
2 Jul 2024

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Local Councils
Job Type
Management, Social care, Social Care – Adults
Contract Type
Working Pattern

Job Details

The successful candidate will be expected to do the following:

  • To support the overall management of a service area, including practice, standards, quality, and performance.
  • Support the day-to-day budget holder for an allocated and devolved budget ensuring services are delivered within budget.
  • Undertake specific duties and responsibilities determined by Extra Care manager, to enable the team to achieve its goals and objectives.
  • Work with the Extra Care manager to ensure day to day functioning of the team in operational matters.
  • Proactively promote partnership working and integration within and outside of the Council this includes our Housing and Health Colleagues.
  • Have supervisory responsibility.

Role Requirements

  • You will need to Hold NVQ Level 4 qualification in Care or Care Management or equivalent. 
  • Have a good understanding of CQC Standards and Framework.  
  • The ability to be flexible.  

An Enhanced Adults Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check will be required for this role. 

For an informal discussion, please contact Lorraine Skipp on 0121 569 5816 or Email

We reserve the right to close vacancies prior to their advertised date if we receive a large number of applications. Therefore, you are strongly advised to complete and return your application as soon as possible. When completing your application please refer to the supporting documents attached.

If you have a disability and require assistance in making an application, or have experienced a problem whilst applying for a position, please contact the Resourcing Team on 0121 569 3300 or via e-mail to:

For more information about working for Sandwell Council, our recruitment process and our offer to you please visit

Click here to find out more about our One Team Framework: Values and Behaviours

To apply please download and complete the application and return it to:



Supporting Documents for Assistant Manager for Extra Care


Who are we?

Sandwell is situated at the very heart of the West Midlands, just a stone’s throw from Birmingham. A large, diverse, metropolitan borough, Sandwell offers exciting opportunities for all in a friendly, supportive environment.

Why work for us?

  • Generous annual leave entitlements
  • Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Access to an award-winning employee benefits scheme, which includes:
  • An exclusive retail discounts portal
  • Salary sacrifice schemes for cars, bikes, technology and car parking
  • An employee assistance and counselling service
  • Annual leave purchase scheme
  • A wide variety of learning and development opportunities
  • Flexi-time working
  • A variety of leave schemes including carers, compassionate, maternity and paternity
  • Volunteering scheme

Your career at Sandwell Council

We offer something for everyone, with an incredibly wide range of career opportunities, at any stage of your career, from apprentices to senior managers.

Whether your focus is a support service, such as Finance, Human Resources, Legal or ICT, or a frontline service, such as Social Care, Planning & Regeneration, Housing or Leisure, it’s worth looking at what Sandwell has to offer.

Our plans for the future

Our Vision 2030 shows just how committed we are to creating the best future possible for our communities and for the people who live and work in Sandwell. 

We’re a progressive organisation, and we’re proud of what we’ve achieved so far, but we know there’s much more to do to make our vision. For more information on our plans for the future see our dedicated vision 2030 page;

For more information about working for Sandwell Council, our recruitment process and our offer to you please visit;

For information on our Values and Behaviours, please visit:

To view a copy of the Local Government Career Guide, please visit;

Company info
0121 569 3300
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Sandwell Council House
Freeth Street
West Midlands
B69 3BS

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