Service Manager (2 roles)

Salary: £31,733

Closing date: 9 August at 5pm

Contract: Permanent

Contact email:

Location: West Lothian

Organisation: Wheatley Group; Barony Housing Association

Hours: Full time

Contact phone: 0141 274 6555

Barony, part of Wheatley Group, is a leading provider of care and support services for a wide range of people in Scotland.

Following the organisation’s Senior Care Management restructure, we have opportunities at Service Manager level for committed and enthusiastic staff.

The following vacancies are available on a permanent basis:

  • Service Manager x 2 posts
  • Salary - £31,733
  • Bathgate Service and West Lothian (Livingston)

We are looking for suitably experienced individuals who are looking to further develop their career within the care sector to join our support teams in West Lothian.

The role is both challenging and rewarding. As the Service Manager, the successful candidates will be responsible for supporting staff and services to deliver positive outcomes and make a real difference to individuals’ lives.

Successful applicants will have responsibility for the day-to-day running of services, ensuring excellent care and support is provided to the people we work with, as well as play a lead role in supporting and developing the staff team.

As the Registered Manager, the successful candidates will have responsibility for all elements of service provision, including implementing policies, procedures, standards, and overseeing practices.

The post holders will ensure the work of the staff team is co-ordinated in an effective manner, while participating in direct work with the people we work with when required.

Experience of working with people within support services alongside an understanding of monitoring and evaluating the quality of service provision and staff support and supervision is essential.

A SSSC recognised qualification such as SVQ4 Health and Social Care, with commitment to achieving a relevant management qualification within an agreed timescale, is desirable.

Membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme for Adults and registration as a Manager of a Care at Home and Housing Support Service is essential.

For an application pack and detailed job profiles please see the links below, email or call 0141 274 6555.

The closing date for applications is Friday 9 August 2019 at 5pm.

Interviews for these posts will take place during the week of the 19 August 2019.

For informal enquires please contact Marshall McDowall, Acting Head of Care on 0141 274 7784 or Jo Lindsay, Service Development Lead on 07968 422 164.