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Top job! Support and Development Manager

  • Full time
  • £37,508 – £39,468
  • South Lanarkshire – initially based in Lanark
  • Closing 29th March 2021

  • Advertised from 11th March 2021
  • 39 hours per week
  • SDM/LAN/12340


If you are looking for a rewarding job with a well-established organisation that has an excellent reputation for supporting people and its workforce then this could be the job for you!

Key is committed to developing high quality, flexible services which support people with a range of disabilities and complex needs to enjoy life to the full as active citizens within their communities. We are seeking a highly motivated, confident and enthusiastic individual who has, excellent leadership qualities and a commitment to personalisation for this role. The successful candidate will be involved in the continued development and management of a number of teams delivering individualised, person centred support to people living in their own homes and communities across South Lanarkshire.

We are looking for someone who has experience of managing social care services supporting people in their own homes and communities, at Team Manager/ Leader level or above and must be able to:

  • Demonstrate a commitment to individuals, enabling each person to live a fulfilled life and achieve their dreams and aspirations with a clear focus on outcomes.
  • Work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders, including family carers and other professionals and have excellent communication skills.
  • Keep teams positive and support people through their more difficult times.
  • Assist in harnessing community assets and maximising independence.
  • Work positively and flexibly as part of a busy management team, prioritising and delegating effectively.
  • Have excellent organisational skills and an ability to maintain and develop a number of systems and processes relevant to the role.
  • Commit to their own personal learning and development as well as the learning and development of their teams

The post includes evening and weekend working as well as support to local managers and other workers out with ‘normal working hours’.

Application notes

If you would like to have an informal chat or to find out more please contact,

Closing date for completed applications Monday 29th March 2021, interviews will be held on Wednesday 7th April 2021.

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