This vacancy has now closed

Adult Carer Services Manager

  • Part time
  • £35,335 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th December 2021

  • Advertised from 7th December 2021
  • £21,201 - 21 hrs (0.6 FTE) per week worked flexibly. Initially 1 year with the intention to make permanent


Founded in North West Edinburgh by Carers in 1998 Capital Carers is a highly regarded charity providing carer support to unpaid Carers of all ages. Our Ethos is to provide unpaid Carers with a range of high quality support services which enable them to have some normality of life whilst carrying out their caring role. Our Vision is that all Carers get the help and support they need to sustain their caring role.

We are in the process of organisational change and development having secured in collaboration with two other care support charities long term funding to support Young and Young Adult Carers across Edinburgh. We now wish to develop and expand our current services to older Carers including our Side By Side project for Carers of those experiencing dementia.

If you are an experienced manager, four years minimum, hold SVQ Level 4 in Health and Social Care and Level 4 Management enabling registration with the Scottish Social Services Council; have experience of developing and managing projects/initiatives and are up for a demanding but we believe exciting challenge then we want to talk to you.

Application notes

Job and Person Specification, fuller details and an application form can be downloaded from our website

Please note that during the current public health situation we are, regrettably, unable to accept applications by post. Therefore, completed Application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms should be returned via email to

Closing date 20th December.

This post is initially funded by Adapt and Thrive.