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Top job! Branch Leader West Dunbartonshire and Argyll Bute

  • Part time
  • £40,848 – £42,997 pro-rata
  • West Dunbartonshire and Argyll & Bute
  • Closing 17th April 2019

  • Advertised from 2nd April 2019
  • 24 hours per week. Permanent.
  • 3681


Are you an experienced leader looking to work for a multi-award winning Scottish charity? Do you want to be surrounded by inspirational, innovative people who are dedicated to being the best that they can be?

Cornerstone is one of Scotland’s largest charities with over 35 years’ experience providing care and support for adults and children with various support needs throughout the country. We are leading the way to change the future of Health and Social Care by developing local self-organised teams; not only improving the quality of the support we deliver, but benefiting colleagues with greater autonomy and more professional development opportunities. We want our colleagues to be truly valued for the highly-skilled, life-changing work that they do every day.

With exciting times ahead, we’re on the lookout for an experienced, driven leader to take on the role of Branch Leader covering our Housing Support services in West Dunbartonshire and Argyll and Bute Branch. This is a part time position for 24 hours per week.

We’ll need you to bring the following:

Experience of working in the social care or third sector, or evidence that you understand our industry;

Experience of running a local business, branch or division

An understanding of empowerment and coaching versus management and supervision

An understanding of developing an empowering, self-organising workforce

Sound business skills such as planning, tender writing, analysis and reporting, networking and income generation

Experience of attracting new customers, securing new contracts and successful bid-writing and presentation

Knowledge of the political and strategic environment as it relates to social care

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Demonstrable experience of good financial management

An understanding of relevant statutory regulations and good practice

As a valued member of our team, you will receive a fantastic benefits package, including generous annual leave, Group Personal Pension, Group Life Assurance and access to exclusive on-line shopping discounts and rewards via ‘Perks at Work’.

Application notes

A career with Cornerstone is more than a job. Apply today and begin your journey with us. If you’re interested in applying, please contact Emma Lingham, Recruitment Coordinator, on 0141 378 0700 or e-mail to request an application pack.

If you would like to find out more, please contact Sarah Tryon on 01389 750 403.