Locality Manager

  • Full time
  • £34,156 – £38,319
  • West Lothian - Scotland
  • Closing 2nd July 2021

  • Advertised from 11th June 2021
  • Contracted Hours Per Week: 37.50. Type of Contract: Permanent
  • 2021-4281



Exciting opportunity to join our management team, leading our West Lothian Services


Change Grow Live provide a wide range of services across Scotland, these include West Lothian Assertive Outreach and Criminal Justice Service and West Lothian Recovery Service.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our management team, leading the high-quality delivery of recovery focused interventions. The locality manager will ensure a shared achievement of goals for both services in West Lothian.

Reporting to the Scotland Services Manager, you will support the strategic and operational leadership for the service, working with senior members of a range of key stakeholders and partnership organisations.

You will have experience of managing contracts, an understanding of social care and criminal justice systems, including an in-depth knowledge of substance use and recovery. Experience of effective partnership working at a senior level, including superior negotiating skills and relationship building to forge collaborative relationships. Experience of project development, innovation and implementation.

Experience of leadership including staff supervision, appraisal and development, data collection systems, report writing and IT systems and the ability to identify service gaps and areas of development and the ability to adopt a solution focused and open-minded approach.

If you feel that you are able to create a values-based outcome-focused culture and provide a constant stimulus for improving services in a learning environment that aligns itself to established quality frameworks for the services within the portfolio then we would like to hear from you.

If you have any additional questions, please email Beverley.hubber@cgl.org.uk or call 07843 460666.

Application notes

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website: careers changegrowlive.icims.com/jobs/4281/locality-manager/job

Closing Date: 2/7/2021

Interview Date: 12/7/2021

If you have any questions or concerns on this opportunity that you would like to talk through, please contact us using the below details:

Beverley Hubber | beverley.hubber@cgl.org.uk | 07843 460666

This post is subject to a Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check at an enhanced level.

We believe that having diverse people working as part of our team makes us the organisation that we are.

We actively encourage applications from people from all backgrounds to help us to provide the best possible experience for the people who use our services and to make Change Grow Live a great place to work. If you have any feedback on our recruitment processes (good or bad), we’d love to hear from you so that we can make sure they are fair and we attract and recruit the best, most diverse workforce possible.

The safety of vulnerable children, young people and adults is our absolute priority. We will support you in your role to make sure that you are equipped to support the safety of people who use our services and those around them, to the highest standard possible.