This vacancy has now closed

Service Manager - Forth Valley

  • Full time
  • £31,522 – £34,217
  • Falkirk
  • Closing 30th April 2019

  • Advertised from 15th April 2019
  • 37.5 hours per week
  • Sacro Defined Contribution Pension Scheme. 31 days annual leave plus 6 public holidays.
  • FV_SM_150419


Sacro is the voluntary sector leader in promoting community justice across Scotland. Founded in 1971, Sacro provides high quality services and plays a key role in influencing government policy and legislation.

We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated individual to manage and develop our services across Forth Valley. The position provides an excellent opportunity for a motivated individual to use their managerial skills and offers a stimulating role for the successful applicant.

Candidates should have proven capability to work in partnership with, and build and develop relationships with funders and other partners. You should also be experienced and skilled in people management with evidence of leading and managing teams through change agendas.

Being highly organised and able to plan is an essential requirement of this post as are skills in setting and monitoring performance and service standards.

Knowledge and experience of criminal justice and/or youth justice services as well as social care arrangements in Scotland will be an advantage as this post will have responsibility for managing such services.

Managers fulfil generic roles within Sacro and may be required to work across services and locations. A valid driving licence and access to a car is desirable for this post.

Membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG) will be a requirement for this post.

If you would like an informal chat about the requirements of the role, please telephone Sandra Lindsay, National Support Manager on 0131 624 7270.

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Closing Date: 12pm, Tuesday 30 April 2019

Interview Date: Thursday 9 May 2019