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Service Manager Refugee Support Glasgow

  • Full time
  • £23,149 – £26,344
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 24th March 2019


  • Advertised from 8th March 2019
  • We offer multiple staff benefits, these include: · 36 days holiday (including Bank Holidays) · Option to buy an extra 5 days annual leave · Up to 6% contributory pension · Flexible working policy
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Role

Are you a manager who's passionate about making a positive difference to people in crisis as a result of their migration status?

We have an excellent opportunity for a Service Manager within our Refugee Support team based in Glasgow.

As a Service Manager within the Refugee Support and Restoring Family Links team, you will provide direct line management to a team of staff and will have responsibility for internal performance and resource management of the Refugee Support service, external engagement and partnership development.

Meet the team

Our Refugee Support and Restoring Family Links Department is based in Glasgow City centre with a Scotland-wide remit. We are an extremely busy department, assisting roughly 3000 people per year and working across almost every aspect of the refugee experience.

We focus our services on the most vulnerable. Our clients are often facing complex institutional barriers and or undergoing a period of crisis including suicide ideation, trauma, human trafficking, destitution and abuse.

We are recruiting a Service Manager to manage work focused on the following project areas:

Asylum Support Casework

Youth Work

Mums Service

For a more detailed understanding of what our services offer please click - "our services"

This role might be for you if...

You have strong Operational management skills in conjunction with an excellent working experience and understanding of refugees, asylum seekers and their communities.

You're able to represent and advocate to influence relevant policy-makers, local partners and to act as key spokesperson for matters relating to asylum, refugees and displacement attracting media interest.

You have the ability to plan and manage projects and activities, including the ability to develop and maintain internal and external partnerships.

You're confident in your ability to prepare, manage and monitor budgets and able to collate, interpret and report on a range of management information.

Please click here to view the full job description, person specification for this vacancy

Application notes

To apply please click here

Closing date for applications is 23:59 on Sunday the 24th of March 2019.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday the 2nd of April 2019 at our Glasgow office.

Please note, we are not able to accept CV's for this vacancy, please complete an online application.

We offer a wide range of staff benefits, these include:

36 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)

Option to buy an extra 5 days annual leave

Up to 6% contributory pension

Flexible working policy