Job Description

Residential Childcare Manager



These are exceptional times we are living in but here at Inspire Scotland, caring and supporting for our children and young people never stops. We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Residential Childcare Manager to join one of our established homes in Glasgow.

At Inspire Scotland we promote harmonious collaborative relationships between care professionals, children and young people, built on mutual respect, trust and unconditional appreciation. We take pride in being a great place to work and in rewarding the support and dedication our employees bring to improving young people’s lives.

We are recruiting for an experienced Residential Childcare Manager to help manage our home in Rutherglen, Glasgow. You will be responsible for the delivery of care and protection for the children and young people living within the home. You will also ensure that residential staff engage with children and young people in all aspects of their daily lives in a planned and purposeful way.

To be successful within this role you will have experience of residential childcare management, have undertaken training and be familiar with the principles of Getting It Right For Every Child and have been involved in all Care Inspectorate processes in relation to residential child care. You should also hold a Social Work qualification or Registered Managers Award or similar and SVQ Level 4 with registration with Scottish Social Services Council.

If you feel like you are the right person for the role then please follow the link to the application form.

For a confidential chat about the position please call Gayle Williamson on 0141 447 4807 or email

Closing date: 9am Monday 12th April 2021

Inspire Scotland is an equal opportunities employer.

Because of the nature of its work with children and young people, Inspire Scotland uses the Disclosure Scotland Service (PVG) to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and young people in our care.

For more information: Inspire Scotland Application form (