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Assistant Service Manager

  • Full time
  • £33,011
  • West Lothian and Fife
  • Closing 17th May 2019

  • Advertised from 6th May 2019


Moore House Care & Education offer residential care and education for young people aged between 8 and 20 from across Scotland. We have seven residential care services based in West Lothian and Fife.

Due to future development and continued planned expansion, this opportunity has arisen within our organisation.

As an Assistant Service Manager you will support the Service Manager in the running of a service. You will have a strong focus on developing the practice of the team to ensure that we are providing the best possible environment and service for our young people. Our expectation is that you will have substantial experience in working with young people and can demonstrate a strong commitment to improving their lives. You may have a background in residential childcare; health; community learning and development; social work or other related professions.

The successful applicant will have considerable experience in, and be able to demonstrate, a strong commitment to continuous professional development. The role also includes partnership working with colleagues across services to deliver initiatives including Curriculum for Excellence and Getting It Right for Every Child. You will have a role in embedding approaches to self-evaluation and improvement. You will also have the opportunity to be creative and support us to develop innovative, sector-leading practice.

Application notes

Full job description, person specification and application form are available via our website:

Closing date for applications: 17th May 2019.