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Trindlemoss Day Opportunities, Tarryholme Drive, Irvine, KA12 0DR
£41,820.03 - £44,396.10 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Summary

During Covid-19, we are taking the opportunity to work in different ways and this includes how we continue to undertake our interviews. We are using Microsoft Teams to progress with interviews virtually and all you need is a device with a camera and access to the internet. We will provide guidance and instructions on how to use this method if your interview is being held virtually.

We’re looking for an experienced social care manager to join the North Ayrshire Learning Disability Team as Day Opportunities Manager. The Day Opportunities Manager is responsible for the day to day operations of our Trindlemoss Day Opportunities and leads a team of social care practitioners to deliver person centred and outcome focused opportunities to adults with a learning disability in North Ayrshire. This is an exciting time of change and you’ll have the opportunity to co-design and work alongside all key stakeholders to ensure the delivery of exceptional opportunities. Working alongside the integrated team in North Ayrshire you will ensure that day opportunities are reflective of and responsive to the needs of people and will creatively seek ways to develop and maintain opportunities that ensure individuals achieve their personal outcomes. For more details see the attached Role Profile below.

Before you apply, find out a little bit about us and why we are a Great Place to Work.

Staff Values & Behaviours

North Ayrshire Council uses behavioural based approach throughout the recruitment process. Our staff values of Focus, Passion & Inspiration will be explored for this vacancy.

Further information on our Staff Values and how to complete behaviour based application form questions is available on the Council’s website.






Additional Information

For your information if this post requires references you will be notified of further details if you are successful in gaining an interview. Not providing relevant references when requested may delay the outcome of the interview process.

PVG (Adults)

This post is considered Regulated Work with Protected Adults, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act, 2007. Therefore, it is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with protected adults

Preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme Update check, prior to confirmation of employment being made by North Ayrshire Council. Please note, successful candidates will be expected to meet the cost of the relevant PVG check (£59 or £18), which will be deducted in instalments from your wages following commencement of employment. For further information on the PVG Scheme please visit For further details on North Ayrshire Council’s policy please visit

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