Deputy Manager - Drug and Alcohol Team
Various locations across the Isle of Man

Job Reference: DOH&-008151

Closing Date: 28/11/2018

Salary: £45,480 - £54,492 Per Annum

Department: Department of Health & Social Care

Hours Per week: 37.5

About the Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Isle of Man Drug and Alcohol Team for a full time Deputy Manager. You will undertake line management responsibility for a team of Multi-Disciplinary Professionals in the field of substance misuse, supported by the DAT Manager.

This role will play a lead part in developing addiction services for the Island.

You must hold a recognised professional qualification in mental health or social care, including valid registration with the NMC/HCPC etc.

You will have a minimum of 3 years recent post-registration experience in substance misuse and dependency, with recent evidence of continued professional development.

You also represent the Drug and Alcohol Team at operational level and take responsibility for the day to day management of the team in the absence of the Manager. Together with the Manager, Consultant Psychiatrist and other agencies, you will take a lead role in the development and implementation of addiction services.

Please note a police check will be required for this post.

A driving licence and use of own vehicle is required.

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from Sue Perry on 01624 617889

Interview expenses and a relocation package of up to £7,000 based on receipts is available for this role. For any further information on the relocation package please contact To find out more about the lifestyle, culture and living/working on the Isle of Man please visit

All about the Isle of Man

The Isle of Man is a special place to live and work!

Those living on the Island, benefit from great lifestyle opportunities, open space, a safe environment, great education and a real sense of community. There are numerous events, clubs and societies in almost everything you can imagine. Isle of Man residents benefit from lower tax rates than a lot of countries in the EU and a simpler, more efficient system of calculation.

For further information about living in the Isle of Man and the Island’s lifestyle, check out our All About the Isle of Man booklet attached to this advert. In addition, you can also visit

Your Benefits

In the Isle of Man Public Service we believe the benefits we offer our employees are important; from financial benefits to your Wellbeing and Development, we have a lot to offer.

We have created a downloadable document, Our Benefits - A Quick Guide; have a read to see what benefits you could enjoy whilst working for us.

How to Apply

For more information please see the attached job description and person specification.

Please note a CV must be provided to support your application. It is recommended that you include a cover letter with your CV which explains your motivations for applying for this position and demonstrates your suitability for the requirements of the post. If you do wish to upload a cover letter with your CV, please ensure they are uploaded in one file.

If you have difficulties applying online please contact the Recruitment Team on 01624 686300 or by email at

Applications for this post will be accepted up to midnight of the closing date specified.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.