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IPS Team Manager

  • Part time
  • £28,945 pro-rata
  • Glasgow (Initially home based)
  • Closing 22nd March 2021

  • Advertised from 8th March 2021
  • 22.5 Hours per week (3 days) Fixed Term 6 Months.
  • W625


Around since 1923, SAMH is Scotland’s national mental health charity.

SAMH has represented the voice of people most affected by mental health problems in Scotland for more than 90 years. Today, in over 60 communities we work with adults and young people providing mental health social care support, services in primary care, schools and further education, among others. These services together with our national programme work in See Me, respectme, suicide prevention and active living; inform our policy and campaign work to influence positive social change.

SAMH is dedicated to mental health and wellbeing for all: with a vision of a society where people are able to live their lives fully, regardless of present or past circumstances.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our National Employment IPS (Individual Placement and Support) team’. Your experience in leading, managing and developing teams will enable you to lead, direct and support our IPS team.

This role is responsible for all aspects of people management including staff development, wellbeing and performance management. You’ll also work closely with our Contract Manager to support the team to ensure successful delivery of the service, meeting contractual and budget requirements. Your experience in mental health service and/or employability/welfare to work sector means you will have a strong understanding of the delivery requirements of the team. The Team Manager will directly report to the Head of Employment

Application notes

Closing date for all applications will be at 12 noon on Monday 22nd March 2021.

Interviews will take place on Monday 29th March 2021.

PVG Scheme Membership, a Right to Work in the UK check and proof of qualifications declared on the application form are required.

Applications are welcome from people who have experienced mental health difficulties.

Application forms, job descriptions and guidelines are available to download from our website

Please note that your application should be completed electronically and emailed back to, no other form of application will be accepted.