Renfrewshire Carers Centre
Renfrewshire Carers Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC023986

A lifeline for Carers in Renfrewshire

Current vacancies

Respite Manager

  • Full time
  • £23,232 – £25,716
  • Renfrewshire Carers Centre, Paisley
  • Closing 10th May 2021

Renfrewshire Carers Centre is a one-stop shop for unpaid Carers operating in Renfrewshire for over 20 years. We are a charity established by Carers for Carers and have developed a range of services to support Carers in their caring role and provide opportunities to have a life outside of caring. Our Respite service currently provides 140 hours of respite a week for approximately 35 Unpaid Carers. We currently have over 50 volunteers who are managed by the Volunteer Co-ordinator.

Details of the role including main duties and responsibilities:

• Develop and manage a range of respite services to provide a range of high quality services to carers and their families.

• Direct Line Management and development of staff responsible for volunteers and respite

• Develop new respite initiatives.

• Develop and implement a Volunteering Strategy.

Successful candidates will have qualification and or experience in the following areas:

• Experience of organising a care provision service and care planning.

• Experience managing staff

• Registered with SSSC as a Manager of a Care at Home service or willing to obtain this.

• Registered Manager status with the Care Inspectorate or willing to obtain this.

Please note that successful applicants will require PVG clearance.

How to apply: Applications pack for the posts can be found on our website