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Top job! Head of Operations

  • Full time
  • £42,264 – £45,252
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 20th August 2021

  • Advertised from 20th July 2021
  • Full-Time (36 hours) £42,264 - £45,252 per annum (SCP 33 - 36)


Circle is a Scottish charity providing family support services to some of Scotland’s most marginalised children and families.

This is a senior role within the management team at Circle.

The successful candidate will play a key role working with the Chief Executive and management team to drive the strategic direction, financial wellbeing and operational effectiveness of the organisation. The role will require an experienced, pro-active, and dynamic individual who can drive change and develop new and more effective ways for Circle to achieve their vision for all children to be safe, happy, healthy and nurtured within a stable family which supports them to achieve their potential.

Applicants must have a professional qualification in social work, social care or health and have a strong track record of taking responsibility for safeguarding practice across children and adult services.

A recognised qualification in management/leadership in Health and Social Care is desirable.

Applicants should complete an application form and send to Circle, along with a personal statement stating why you want this post and why you feel you are the right person for the role.

Application notes

CLOSING DATE: Friday 20 August 2021

INTERVIEWS: Week commencing Monday 30 August 2021

Application form and job description are available from our website:

If you would like to discuss this role, or any aspect of the application process, contact

Circle is an Equal Opportunities employer