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Hq - Main Building, Council Headquarters, Newtown St.Boswells, Melrose, Roxburghshire, TD6 0SA
£42,523.91 - £44,458.41 per year pro rata
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
7 hours per week

Job Details

Grade: 10A
Hourly Rate: £23.30 - £24.36
Salary: £42,523.91- £44,458.41 pro rata per annum
Contract Duration: Temporary until 31 December 2021

Role Purpose

SBCares is looking for an experienced manager to join our service management team. This person will join the current service management team and assist in ensuring that a quality care service is being provided across the Scottish Borders.

The post holder will be responsible for the management and development of a range of Adult Care Services which include residential, day and community based provision.  The post holder will support and drive the substantial change agenda associated with improving the standard and availability of adult services ensuring that services are robust, high quality and have a client outcome focus.




Educated to degree level or equivalent.
A recognised and relevant vocational or management qualification at SVQ 4. 

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 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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