Closing Date

Residential Manager [Scotland]

Shifts: 40 hours per week

Locations: Ayrshire

Job Type: Permanent - Full Time

Salary Scale £33,910 - £37,102

To participate in an on-call rota to ensure effective management across services on a 24/7 basis

Spark of Genius is a high quality provider of specialist care in small therapeutic residential homes and education, both for children and young people with a diverse range of social, emotional and mental health needs.

We are currently looking to appoint a Residential Manager to assume overall responsibility for all aspects of the house supported by the Assistant Manager and Senior Practitioner/s. As the Registered Manager, you will ensure the effective and efficient running of the service, including ensuring staff engagement, development and performance in their contribution to delivery of the service. Reporting to the Service Manager, you will ensure a high standard of practice in line with internal and external expectations, standards and legislation, of which you should have a sound knowledge.

The post holder will have managerial experience, supporting young people and staff in a residential environment. Ideally you should possess or be working towards a Diploma in Social Work or equivalent professional care qualification, SVQ Level 4 in Social Care plus any management qualification at SCQF level 8 or above. The post holder will be required to register and maintain an appropriate registration with the Scottish Social Services Council.