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Refugee Integration Service Manager

  • Full time
  • £29,655 – £33,766
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 18th February 2019

  • Advertised from 4th February 2019
  • Fixed term until 30 September 2020. Please note that it is the policy of Scottish Refugee Council to start new employees on the lower end of the specified salary scheme
  • RSIM0119


Scottish Refugee Council is looking for an experienced service manager to lead a team of advisers to work with and support refugees and their families exiting the asylum system and building their lives in Scotland.

You will be responsible for line managing a team of Integration advisers. You will also work with key partners ensure effective referral systems to improve integration outcomes for newly granted refugees.

The post holder will contribute to the successful delivery of our New Scots Integration: Rights and Communities Programme funded through the Asylum, Integration and Migration Fund AMIF. You will be accountable for the performance of the individual advice support strand of the programme.

We will be looking for proven experience of day-to-day staff and service management, including contribution to service development. Creative and innovative in approach, you have what it takes to lead change and improve performance. You have a willingness to challenge the status quo and introduce new ideas, methods and processes when appropriate. Commercially aware, with a collaborative way of working, you have excellent communication and influencing skills, respect for others’ opinions and a real drive for results.

This post will be subject to a Discolour checks and you will be working towards OISC registration.

Application notes

Application packs are available on our website:

Completed applications should be emailed to by the closing date of Monday 18th February at midnight.

Please note that feedback can only be provided to applicants who reach the interview stage.

This post will be subject to a Basic Disclosure check.

Scottish Refugee Council is working towards being an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community, irrespective of age; disability; gender reassignment; pregnancy and maternity; race; religion and belief; sex and sexual orientation, marriage and civil partnership status.

Scottish Refugee Council is a Registered Charity. Charity Number: SC008639