Crossroads (Perth & Kinross)
Crossroads (Perth & Kinross)

Charity registered in Scotland SC009521

Crossroads (Perth and Kinross) is a registered charity. We take pride in delivering quality respite care to unpaid carers in the Perth and Kinross area who need some time to themselves while knowing that their relative is in safe hands.

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Care Manager

  • Full time
  • £22,000 – £25,000
  • Perth
  • Closing 21st December 2020

About Us

Crossroads (Perth & Kinross) is an independent charity providing excellent quality respite and care at home to the residents of Perth & Kinross, both privately and via Perth & Kinross Council. We employ upwards of 50 staff and have an annual turnover approaching £1m.

Role

We are looking for a highly motivated person to manage our care provision within Perth & Kinross.

This position will offer the right candidate the opportunity to deliver continued growth of a client-focused care business of the highest quality. The role is therefore perfect for an experienced Care Manager who is happy and able to work on their own and as part of the Management Team.

This is an excellent and exciting opportunity for a forward-thinking and commercially minded person seeking a new and exciting leadership role within the care sector.

As a dedicated and confident individual with strong communication and interpersonal skills, you will play a significant and valued role working alongside our Service Manager to further grow and develop the business.

You will be required to manage and support a team of 4 Coordinators, as well as providing the team with advice on more complex casework. You will also share responsibility for the recruitment, training, and development of new care staff. When appropriate you will take on temporary direct management of clients and/or care staff for whom a higher level of expertise/intervention is required.

As well as being qualified to at least minimum SVQ Level 4 in Social Care, previous experience of working with and being able to engage directly with team members, management, external agencies, and stakeholders as well as our clients and their families would be advantageous.

You will be able to demonstrate a passion for change and playing a key role in the continuous development and growth of the organisation.

If this sounds like you and you possess the energy and drive to be part of a successful charitable organisation like Crossroads, then we are keen to hear from you.

Qualifications Required:

  • Qualified to at least minimum SVQ Level 4 in Social Care.
  • Previous experience of managing people.
  • Have a sound working knowledge of working within the required standards of the Care Inspectorate and the SSSC Codes of Practice.
  • Excellent organisational and written skills.

If this sounds like you and you possess the energy and drive to be part of a successful charitable organisation like Crossroads, then we are keen to hear from you.

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Finance Manager

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Perth
  • Closing 15th January 2021

About Us

Crossroads (Perth & Kinross) is an independent charity providing excellent quality respite and care at home to the residents of Perth & Kinross, both privately and via Perth & Kinross Council. We employ upwards of 50 staff and have an annual turnover approaching £1m.

Role

This is an excellent opportunity for a high calibre, self-motivated individual with accounting and business acumen to join our successful charity and assume full responsibility for our finance function and data reporting.

Approximately 60% of the role is a traditional accounting function and 40% is in support of the Service Manager, particularly in relation to Business Planning and satisfying the many administrative and compliance functions of the charity which come from external organisations such as Perth & Kinross Council and the Care Inspectorate.

The role involves completing all aspects of the day-to-day and the strategic management of our finance function, from data entry to preparing fully accrued monthly management accounts for the board and trial balance for the annual audit, as well as taking responsibility for the software packages used and the quality and efficiency of all data processes. You will assume complete responsibility for Financial data within the organisation and its internal and external reporting.

As well as being qualified to at least HND level in Accounting/Finance, or working towards this, you will also be required to have previous experience of working with various level of stakeholders as the job involves being able to engage directly with our staff at all levels, our Board of Directors, external agencies, as well as our clients and their families.

You will be a member of the Senior Management team and play a key role in the continuous development and growth of the organisation.

If this sounds like you and you possess the energy and drive to be part of a successful charitable organisation like Crossroads, then we are keen to hear from you.

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