Top job! Service Manager

  • Full time
  • £39,094 – £42,416
  • On site: Glenrothes
  • Closing 23rd June 2024

  • Advertised from 10th June 2024
  • 2023/2024, 2024/2025 pending. Monday to Friday with on call (additional remuneration) and evening work required.


YMCA Glenrothes provides learning and leisure opportunities as well as accommodation for 58 homeless people each night. The charity is spearheading trauma informed principles for people with housing needs. YMCA Glenrothes is a long-standing partner with the local authority maintaining service level agreements and excellent standards of care.

We now require a new Service Manager who will work within the ethos and aims of YMCA Glenrothes to lead a team providing quality emotional and practical support/guidance to homeless people with the aim of encouraging, and enabling, independent living through a trauma informed lens.

The successful candidate will support the CEO in the strategic leadership, management and planning of the services provided by the YMCA Glenrothes.

If you have

  • Management experience of providing support and guidance to vulnerable people
  • Management experience of developing and delivering varied programmes which help develop independent living skills
  • Experience of working in partnership with external agencies
  • Knowledge of support services and homelessness, Voluntary sector and/or social care sector, housing or accommodation experience, Housing Association or Local Authority
  • Ability to develop positive working relationships with people both internal and external
  • Good communication skills both written and verbal
  • Understanding and working knowledge of housing legislation

You must hold or gain a Practice and a Management qualification within the timescale specified by SSSC.


Management: 2 years (preferred)


  • On-site parking
  • Sick pay
  • Store discount

Application notes

If you want to make a difference to the lives of people in our communities then please return the application form in advance of the closing date to: or by post to: Gareth Allenby, Service Manager, YMCA Glenrothes, North Street, Glenrothes, KY7 5PP

Application deadline: 23/06/2024

CV's will not be accepted. An application form must be completed.

If appointed, you will be required to sign the application form in person. Applications received after the closing date cannot be considered.