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Saltgreens Residential Home, Chapel Street, Eyemouth, Berwickshire, TD14 5JE
£35,588.92 - £38,892.17 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Details

Grade: 9A
Hourly Rate: £19.50 - £21.31
Salary: £35,588.92 - £38,892.17 per annum
Contract Duration: Permanent


Role Purpose

We are seeking a dynamic, ambitious and experienced care home manager to join our SB Cares team and manage a well performing care home with a staff group of around 75 staff members.
Saltgreens is a 35 bed residential care home situated in the bustling fishing town of Eyemouth. A fairly modern building set out into 5 small group living environments over 3 floors set in the heart of the town with a real sense of community.
Saltgreens is part of the SB Cares group who provide Adult Health and Social Care services for Scottish Borders Council.



A Registered Managers Award or equivalent
SVQ Level 4 in Care or equivalent and substantial proven and recent management experience in a relevant Social Care setting and evidence of potential to achieve the Registered Managers Award
SVQ Level 4 in Management or equivalent, and substantial proven and recent experience of working with older adults and their carers.

You will be required to undertake and complete training in order to achieve the criteria laid down by the Care Inspectorate and by departmental requirements and the SSSC.

A current driving licence and use of a vehicle is an essential requirement of this post.*
* If you have a disability which precludes you from holding a drivers licence, Scottish Borders Council will take into account its responsibility to make reasonable adjustments to allow for your disability. Should it be possible to make such an adjustment in order that you can undertake the travel responsibilities of the post, this will be taken into account in consideration for this role.

Informal Enquiries

Informal enquiries can be made to:

Susan Chisholm by emailing or by Tel: 07887598090

Daniel Smyth by emailing or by Tel: 01896 752659

Scottish Borders Council is committed to improving the diversity of its workforce to better reflect the communities we serve. We welcome applications from all minority groups and individuals who identify with one or more of the protected characteristics as defined by the Equality Act 2010.  In particular from candidates who assess themselves as having a disability, under the Disability Confident Employer scheme this guarantees an interview to those individuals who meet the essential criteria of the post.  All appointments will be made on merit. 

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