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Assistant Service Manager (Aberlour Bridges Partnership)

  • Full time
  • £30,188 – £32,521
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 20th September 2021

  • Advertised from 3rd September 2021
  • 37.5 hours per week


Do you want to be part of an organisation that really cares for their employees? Aberlour are 1 of only 2 care organisations in Scotland to achieve a Platinum Awards for Investors in People.

About Aberlour Bridges Partnership Service

The Bridges Partnership is a multi-agency team which supports Glasgow women and children affected by violence/abuse. The partnership is Aberlour Children’s Charity and Shelter Scotland, who together deliver frontline, Holistic Pathways of support to keep Glasgow women/children safe (since 2016). The service follows a gendered and rights-based approach, empowering women/ children in crisis to access safe and affordable housing alongside intensive 1:1 emotional, practical and therapeutic support.

What we are looking for....

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Service Manager to join our Expanding Bridges Partnership Service new Glasgow Equally Safe Service. We are looking for someone who is passionate about ensuring our families live their best lives and have opportunities to develop and grow. Whilst not without its challenges and demands, this is a highly rewarding role. We are looking for someone who will contribute to the leadership, management and development of the service for children, young people and their families in line with agreed objectives and assist with service review and evaluation.

We are looking for candidates who are experienced in working alongside families experiencing domestic abuse to assess risk, strengths and needs as well as plan, deliver and evaluate interventions, safety planning and strategies which enable families to thrive. You will have experience of child and adult protection issues. You must share our vision that collaborative working and relationship based early intervention is the best option for children and families.

Ideally you will hold a relevant professional qualification at SCQF level 8 or above, together with relevant experience of working directly with children or young people and their families.

We are looking to recruit an Assistant Service Manager who work 37.5 hours per week, these hours are worked flexibly to suit the needs of our families. Our ambition is to help children, young people and families feel safe, confident, capable, and included, offering support when it is needed, including evenings and weekends. You will hold a caseload and work alongside families, empowering them to lead positive change in their own lives.

At Aberlour we want to make sure every child and young person has the love, support and opportunity they need to reach their potential. If you share the same vision, we want you to join our team. To have a look at our values to understand more about what we are looking for from our employees click here

What we offer...

As well as a supportive team and excellent training opportunities, we want all our employees to feel valued and rewarded for the vital work they do. When you work with us, we'll recognise your efforts with generous annual leave, an excellent employer pension scheme and a range of deals and discounts across various retailers. Find out more about our Employee Benefits and our commitment to Equality and Diversity here.

Application notes

Please go to our website where you can apply on-line.

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Aberlour is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all our service users and uses a thorough and rigorous recruitment and selection process including PVG Scheme checks to ensure this commitment is not compromised.

Applications to be returned by: 20th September 2021

A Scottish Guarantee Co No: SC312912 Scottish Charity No. SC007991