Service Lead



Organisation
Cornerstone
Reference
VAC-61277
Sector
Disability, Social Care
Location
South Aberdeenshire
Salary Details
£27,358 - £29,447
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours per Week
39
Closing Date
21/08/2022
Are you an experienced Health & Social care Team Leader or Lead Practitioner who's on the look out for the next step in your career? You could be just who we’re looking for!

Job Description

Our amazing team in South Aberdeenshire are on the lookout for a new Service Lead to join them on a permanent full-time (39 hours per week).  It’s any exciting time to join us as our services continue to grow and evolve across the Aberdeenshire area.  

The Role

You'll become part of a supportive and dynamic management team providing coaching and mentoring to our services in South Aberdeenshire.   

Reporting to our Branch Leader, you will lead your services, ensuring the delivery of high quality support and be committed to the continuous improvement of them.  You will also work in partnership with our Service Leads and Lead Practitioners within the branch to ensure consistency and sharing of good practice.

About you

???????It would be great if you already have your SCQF level 9 and PDA in management, however this isn't a deal-breaker for the right candidate.  We are committed to the development of our colleagues and will invest in you by funding your qualifications through our Training Academy to meet SSSC requirements!

What we need you to bring: -

???????A passion for delivering excellent person centred care and support
A caring and professional attitude
Great communication skills; both written and verbal
A positive attitude to problem solving
The ability to work on your own initiative
The ability to work collaboratively as a helpful, positive member of a team
Confidence in the use of computers
Excellent language and numeracy skills
Planning, organising and time management skills
The ability to respond flexibly to emerging and changing circumstances

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Shift patterns

Shift patterns will usually be worked Monday-Friday, however there may be occasions where we will need you to flexible to work evenings and weekends due to the needs of our services.  

Sound interesting?  What are you waiting for?  Apply today, we can't wait to hear from you!

We are looking to fill this vacancy as soon as possible, so reserve the right close it early if we find a suitable candidate before the closing date.  Please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Have any questions?   If you'd like to find out more, please contact Nicola Alexander on 07929356758 ???????by emailing nicola.alexander@cornerstone.org.uk.

???????Cornerstone welcomes applications from all sections of the community and actively seeks to increase the diversity of our workforce.

Company Description

About Cornerstone

With over 40 years’ experience delivering great care and support, Cornerstone provides tailored, individual packages of care which focus on enabling people with a variety of needs, including learning disabilities, physical disabilities, autism and complex care needs, to live the best possible life.

We offer a truly personalised service. We work closely with the people we support, and their families, to determine priorities and to set goals. We are flexible in our care provision and will discuss what we can do to make the biggest difference to the lives of the people we support.