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Team Manager

  • Full time
  • £26,115 – £28,978
  • Nithsdale, based in Dumfries
  • Closing 18th October 2021

  • Advertised from 4th October 2021
  • Sleepover Rate: £9.50 per hour. 39 hrs per week.
  • TM/NTH/14417


Are you experienced in health or social care and are looking for an exciting and challenging personal development opportunity?

Do you believe that people with disabilities should have the same opportunities in life as everyone else and are you passionate about making a positive difference in people’s lives?

If your answer to these questions is “Yes”, then you may be the very person we are looking for!

Key is committed to providing high quality, flexible, person centred services to people who have a wide variety of support needs including, learning disabilities, autism, young people in transition and people who have mental health support needs. Some of the individuals we support have complex needs we focus on positive outcomes to help people maintain and improve their lives at home and in the wider community.

We are seeking a highly motivated, imaginative and enthusiastic individual with a true commitment to personalisation to join our established local management team in Nithsdale.

The Team Manager role will include providing direct care and support, as well as support planning and monitoring the quality of services provided to a number of supported people. It will also include managing, mentoring and providing day to day support and supervision to a variety of small worker teams.

The successful candidate will be able to work creatively and flexibly to provide positive leadership and support to their teams.

Evening, weekend work and overnight support responsibilities are required as well as support to workers out with ‘normal working hours’.

Our staff are our most important asset as such we offer extensive training and development opportunities, including support to obtain relevant SSSC recognised qualifications.

Application notes

For further information on the role please contact Richy Lewis, Area Manager, by phone on 07515 926480 or by email on

For an application form, job description and copy of our equal opportunities policy, please email:, telephone: 0141 342 1892 (24 hour answering service).