Routes to Work South is a well-established company dedicated to the alleviation of poverty in South Lanarkshire. The organisation delivers a range of services on behalf of the local Council and generates income from a range of other sources including through competitive tenders and social enterprise activity. RTWS invests throughout South Lanarkshire in local people, communities, facilities and staff and year on year helps over 1,000 South Lanarkshire residents gain employment.
RTWS has been recognised as one of Scotland’s Top Employers and aims to reduce poverty through work by delivering services on behalf of the Local Authority, Scottish Government and other national organisations including the Department for Work and Pensions, Big Lottery and Skills Development Scotland.
This is an exciting time of growth for the Company and the Business Support Services Manager will be key in its future development. Working alongside the Chief Executive, Board and Leadership Team you will lead business support services including HR, Quality & Compliance, Communications, IT/Digital, Administration and Facilities. You will drive forward business strategies, develop and widen opportunities, create new services and contribute to diversifying the Companies income leading to growth.
To lead and develop the company’s support services through effective management and implementation of organisational policy and practice. To champion the Customer Experience and achievement of external quality standards. To supervise business support staff and contribute to all aspects of financing and strategic planning. To work with and support the Leadership Team, Chief Executive and Board of Directors to achieve strategic objectives.