Barrhead Housing Support Service - Barrhead, Glasgow
38 Hours per week
£18,868- £21,364 per annum
Job Reference: REQ00117
The Mungo Foundation is a well-established charitable organisation, with over 40 years of experience supporting vulnerable individuals across Scotland. We employ over 700 staff, supporting approximately 1500 people a year, across a diverse array of services. Our services are tailored to the needs of each individual we work with and together we work hard to improve their quality of life.
We're one of the most diverse providers of social care and support for vulnerable people in Glasgow, West Central Scotland and beyond. At any one time we will typically run around 40 different types of projects, delivering support to over 1,500 individuals, their families and communities.
We are looking to recruit a Team Leader within our Barrhead Housing Support Service. You will be responsible for ensuring a high-quality person-centred service is delivered and that your staff teams are trained and supported to carry out their roles to the highest ability and standards. You will be competent and confident in your own abilities and have the capability to effectively manage a number of dispersed employees.
Strong leadership skills are essential to inspire your staff to deliver high quality, flexible person-centred support as is the ability to communicate effectively across all levels and with various external professionals.
Shift working, including evenings and weekends, is a requirement of the post. You will be required to participate in an on-call management scheme which is provided out of hours on a rota basis.
For this position, the successful candidate will have in-depth knowledge and experience of current Self-Directed Support/Personalisation Legislation. You must also possess or be willing to work towards a suitable qualification for a post at this level, in line with the SSSC Regulatory Requirements. Previous relevant experience at a similar level is desirable. Given the various locations of our services, the ability to travel is essential and the use of a car for work purposes would be advantageous.
The successful candidate must possess excellent organisational skills and IT skills. Experience of MS Office is essential, particularly Word and Excel.
If you are looking for a new challenge, this may be the position for you.
We value our staff very highly. Alongside competitive terms and conditions we also offer membership of both an employee benefits scheme and a credit union, plus numerous training and development opportunities, including SVQ registration level qualifications.
Due to a temporary technical failure the online application form is not available. This should be resolved as soon as possible. In the meantime, if you would like to apply for the above position, please email Claire Lees by selecting the APPLY button to request an application pack.
Appointments are made subject to satisfactory membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme, SSSC registration and appropriate safer recruitment checks.
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