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Casework Manager (Projects)

  • Full time
  • £38,070 – £42,301
  • Edinburgh (Haymarket) with hybrid working options
  • Closing 4th October 2023

  • Advertised from 25th September 2023
  • (pay award pending) Permanent contract. 37 hours.


Our mission is to be a leading and independent voice in promoting a society where people with mental illness, learning disabilities, dementia and related conditions are treated fairly, have their rights respected, and have appropriate support to live the life of their choice. People who work at the Commission play a vital role in promoting rights and welfare of some of Scotland’s most vulnerable people. It’s challenging and rewarding work that relies on excellent communication skills and the ability to work well as part of a team.

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our professional and multi-disciplinary team. This role is part of a newly expanded team that will respond flexibly and efficiently to the growing demands of the Commission.

The post-holder will support the visits and telephone advice line functions with day-to-day preparation, monitoring and reporting of local, guardianship, themed visits, and support end of year meetings.

The post-holder will plan, manage and deliver agreed projects within timescales ensuring collaborative working across a range of stakeholders to support the delivery of the project objectives.

The ideal candidate must have a relevant degree or equivalent experience, project management experience and excellent written and oral communication skills.

Application notes

For a job pack, please visit the website at Work with us | Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland ( or contact HR on 0131 313 8783

For an informal discussion, please contact: Executive Director (Nursing) by telephoning 0781 660 3031.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 4 October 2023 at 09:00 with interviews being held on 16 October 2023. Interviews will be held in our offices in Edinburgh.