Assistant Manager

  • Full time
  • £23,633 – £24,382
  • Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh
  • Closing 10th December 2019


  • Advertised from 26th November 2019
  • 39 hours per week. Permanent.
  • HH19/247

Role

The service

Bruntsfield Project is a 24/7 temporary supported accommodation service located on Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh. Our 20 service users are male and female homeless individuals with a variety of support needs including substance misuse and mental health issues.

The job

You will have line management responsibility for a staff team of 9 – 7 Support Workers and two Concierge staff. You will lead, motivate and inspire the team to meet a range of personal and professional objectives as stipulated by the Care Inspectorate and CEC’s Commissioning Team. You will support and provide development for staff in their roles of supporting the project’s service users throughout their stay and on to suitable accommodation outcomes.

The candidate

You should have experience of working at a supervisory level and have compassion and understanding for the issues homeless people face. You should have already attained an SVQ3 in Health and Social Care and also either hold an SVQ4 in Health and Social Care or have the willingness to undertake study to achieve this.

All successful candidates will be required to obtain registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) within 6 months of taking up the post.

Application notes

Applications can be made through our website: hillcrestfutures.org.uk

Please note we do not accept C.V’s or approaches from recruitment agencies.

We promote equality through seeking to eliminate unlawful and unfair forms of discrimination, as appropriate.

Hillcrest Futures Ltd is a registered Charity No. SC034261