Service Manager

  • Location:

    Duns, Scottish Borders

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Sue McMillan

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Role: Service Manager
Salary: up to £32,000
Location: Duns

Are you seeking your next career move in the care sector? My client has a requirement for a Service Manager to join their team in the Scottish Borders that currently provides care and support to individuals with a range of complex health care needs and physical disabilities, learning disabilities and mental health needs.

The Service Leader will initially lead and manage a team of approximately 27 frontline staff and a nursing team of 5 nurses..

You will report to the Regional Manager and will be responsible for the daily management of the service and the staff team. You will be responsible for ensuring staff teams are suitably trained, well supported and supervised, having the tools to carry out their role to the best of their ability. You will also be responsible and accountable for the 24-hour management of the service, ensuring that all aspects of support and service delivery is person centred. This includes having involvement in the creation and auditing of care and support plans, risk assessments and other safe systems of work.
You will have effective communication, leadership, coaching and mentoring skills. You will be responsible for working with both internal and external partners including our regulators, other healthcare professionals and family members. You will also be committed to person-centred planning, supporting positive risk taking and best practice for individual reviews.
You will have a current SSSC or equivalent registration or the ability to be registered on taking up the post. A nursing qualification would be advantageous. Previous experience in managing services within social care is essential and a relevant management qualification is desirable
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