Assistant Service Manager, Residential and Continuing Care

Assistant Service Manager, Residential and Continuing Care


Moore House Care & Education Aiming High for Scotland’s Young People

Moore House Care & Education offer residential care and education for young people aged between 8 and 20 from across Scotland. We have seven residential care services based in West Lothian and Fife.

Due to future development and continued planned expansion, the following opportunities have arisen within our organisation:

Assistant Service Managers, Residential Care and Continuing Care (£29,224 – £32,364)

As Assistant Service Manager you will support the Service Manager in the running of a service. You will have a strong focus on developing the practice of the team to ensure that we are providing the best possible environment and service for our young people. Our expectation is that you will have substantial experience in working with young people and can demonstrate a strong commitment to improving their lives. You may have a background in residential childcare; health; community learning and development; social work or other related professions.

The successful applicant will have considerable experience in, and be able to demonstrate, a strong commitment to continuous professional development. The role also includes partnership working with colleagues across services to deliver initiatives including Curriculum for Excellence and Getting It Right For Every Child. You will have a role in embedding approaches to self-evaluation and improvement. You will also have the opportunity to be creative and support us to develop innovative, sector-leading practice.

Full job descriptions, person specifications and application forms are available via the links below.

Closing date for applications Thursday 24 January 2018.

Open afternoon for interview candidates will take place on Wednesday 30 January 2018. Interviews will take place on Monday 4 February and Thursday 7 February.

Open afternoon and interviews will be held at our offices in Livingston

About Us

Moore House Care & Education was established in 1988 to work with young people who have experienced real challenges in life and has continued to develop to meet the changing needs of young people.


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