Service Manager

08 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Turning Point Scotland is a national social care charity providing services to people with addictions, learning disabilities, mental health issues, those in the criminal justice system and those who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.

New Substance Misuse Service
Service Manager
(ASSET) Aberdeenshire Substance use
Support, Engagement and Treatments Service
(Peterhead) Full time. £32,510 - £36,680

The Service Manager will be responsible to TPS/ADA consortium for the development and professional management of ASSET. The Service Manager will lead and provide accountability and governance for all staff in the overall development, implementation and delivery of contracted services. The Service Manager will be required to liaise and work directly with commissioners and other key stakeholders as required, ensuring service effectiveness, identifying any joint working opportunities to
streamline and simplify local service provision.


The way drug and alcohol services are delivered in Aberdeenshire is changing, and we are looking for a self-motivated, dynamic Service Manager to Lead, Develop and Manage the Aberdeenshire Substance use Support, Engagement and Treatment (ASSET) services.

ASSET is a joint initiative between Turning Point Scotland and Alcohol and Drugs Action who have come together to deliver joined-up, high quality
substance use support services.

This is a new, innovative and challenging role, but offers the right person a unique opportunity to shape the delivery of services across the whole of the area.

Candidates will be able to demonstrate strategic vision and leadership skills, allied with excellent operational abilities. A detailed knowledge of the current substance misuse field is also essential.

The successful candidate will be employed by Turning Point Scotland, although a secondment arrangement may be considered in suitable cases.

To apply please click on Apply Now.

Interview date: Wednesday 27 June.
Held at: Peterhead Service located 9 St Peters Street,
Peterhead AB42 1QB

A Registered Scotland Charity No SCO28827.

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