Deputy Home Manager – Part Time –


New Management Opportunity in Bothwell
Are you considering a new career in social care or currently work in a management role? Either way we are interested in hearing from you!
Bield is Scotland’s largest housing association and is eager to recruit a Manager within our Retirement Housing Services in Bothwell, Fife Court.
We are looking for the right person to work closely with the local manager to support and supervise a small team of locally based employees who have responsibility for delivery of services. You will play an important role in ensuring that our tenants receive high quality tenancy management, property management services and a flexible meals service which offers freshly prepared meals and value for money.
The hours of employment are 18 hours per week organised as follows:
Friday – 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm
Saturday and Sunday – 9 am to 5.30 pm with a 1 hour unpaid lunch break.
Role Requirements
Excellent written, numerical and verbal skills, as well the ability to build and maintain professional relationships with tenants, relatives, colleagues and other professionals are considered essential requirements for this position.
Experience of working in housing, social care or health services or to have demonstrable personal or volunteer experience is essential, through which a thorough understanding of the needs of older people and services provided to older people has been gained. An SVQ Level 2 in a housing related discipline is desirable but not essential.
Bield do not accept CV’s, if you would like to apply for this post please do by selecting ‘apply online’ that will direct you to our jobs page.
We offer excellent holidays of up to 34 days each year (pro rata for part-time employees), with the option to buy or sell holidays each year. We also pay the cost of Disclosure checks for employment opportunities.
The closing date for this post is 2nd December 2019.
About Bield Housing & Care
At Bield we are a non-profit organisation with charitable status committed to providing a wide range of housing, care and support services to enable older people to make their own choices and lead independent lives. At Bield it is our firm belief that older people should have the freedom to make their own choices and be free to live as independently as possible. It’s only possible thanks to the experience, dedication and passion of our employees and volunteers.
We look for people who understand and support Bield’s ethos of “free to be”. We have a diverse range of job opportunities in our offices, housing developments and care services across Scotland where you can use your skills to make a difference to older peoples lives. In return, we offer rewarding and fulfilling careers with comprehensive training, competitive salaries and great benefits packages.
If you require this information in an alternative format, please contact us using the details above.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) which means you must disclose all unspent and relevant spent convictions on your application.

Salary: £17861 – £18148/annum

Job Type: Permanent, Part Time

Location: G71, Bothwell, South Lanarkshire

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