Care Manager (Holiday Care Lodge)

  • Full time
  • £28,000 – £32,000
  • Aviemore, Inverness-shire
  • Closing 16th December 2018

  • Advertised from 14th November 2018
  • Negotiable depending on skills and experience. To Start January – March 2019 (or sooner by arrangement)


The Holiday Care Lodge has an exciting and unique opportunity for an experienced Care Manager to join our team within the Badaguish Centre.

Situated in the foothills of the Cairngorm Mountains near Aviemore, the Badaguish Centre promotes outdoor activity holidays for individuals with disabilities by providing accessible and affordable accommodation, facilities and services. The lodge provides fun, sociable and safe short breaks for people living with learning disabilities and those who have more complex care and support needs.

Our Care Manager is responsible for the smooth day to day running of Badaguish Holiday Care Lodge whilst planning and co-ordinating all operational requirements of the Holiday Care Programme.

They are also responsible for maintenance of all related administrative tasks including performance monitoring and record keeping for compliance with Care Inspectorate, HR, Finance, Health & Safety, and Quality Assurance.

A successful Care Manager will lead their team to strive for the highest quality experience for our guests whilst delivering a high quality supportive, domestic and homely experience in the most exciting outdoor environment in the UK.

Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate the following:

· Experience, skills and understanding of working with people learning and multiple disabilities to deliver a programme that is both therapeutic and enjoyable.

· Understand the value of working in the outdoor environment to help guests develop to their full potential.

· Use your own love of an active outdoor lifestyle to bring energy, creativity and fun to the fulfilment of sharing it with others.

· Organisational, forward planning and performance management skills.

· SVQ level 4 or the ability to work towards the relevant qualification required for your SSSC registration.

· Full driving licence with access to your own vehicle.

Application notes

Closing date: Sunday 16th December 2018

Interview date: Tuesday 8th January 2019

If you believe that you can bring the necessary drive, motivation and experience required for a successful Care Manager at the Holiday Care Lodge please submit your CV along with a supporting statement outlining your suitability for the role and you will in return receive the person specification and application forms.



Scottish Charity No SC016172.