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Blair Court, 100 Borron Street, Port Dundas Business Park, G4 9XE
£68,991.18 - £80,065.27 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Accountable to the Assistant Chief Officer (Operational Care Services), this post has two significant areas of responsibility: operational management, strategic direction and leadership for Older People’s Residential Care Services and Older Peoples Day Services on behalf of Glasgow City Health & Social Care Partnership (GCHSCP), both are citywide services operating in all three localities.  The core responsibilities include overall operational management and strategic leadership of 5 GCHSCP residential care homes employing 1000 Social Care staff, as well as operational responsibility for the older people day care units across the city, all are designed to deliver support to our most frail elderly citizens, the care homes and day care units are flagship in terms of new build design and performance.  These roles and responsibilities may apply city and / or board wide.  Post holders will be expected to represent the GCHSCP (Glasgow City Council and NHS, Greater Glasgow & Clyde) at a national level on such issues as required.  Applicants should be educated to Master’s Degree Level or equivalent, such as a degree and relevant professional qualification, with significant senior management experience within a large, complex organisation, preferably within the NHS / Local Authority or Public / Caring Sector.  Experience of managing at a senior level in a multidisciplinary and multiagency environment with responsibility for care, staff and financial governance, is also required. 


Under the Local Government and Housing Act 1989, this post is politically restricted.


These posts are accepted under Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2013 (as amended).


Please note this is a re advertisement and previous applicants should not re-apply.


If you would like to find out more about the post before applying, you can contact:-  Frances McMeeking  Assistant Chief Officer- Glasgow City Health and Social Care Partnership, on 0141 353 9021 or 07768177692. 



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