Vacancy Information It is East Lothian Council’s policy that successful applicants will be placed on the first point of the salary scale. Salary £39746 – £44783 per annum pro rata Permanent part time position 17.5 hours per week (3 days) Days of work to be agreed with successful candidate To start asap A permanent and part-time management opportunity has arisen within the East Lothian Health & Social Care Partnership to manage a team and various planning & performance functions within the Planning & Performance service of the H&SCP. This management post will work across the two services within the Partnership which are Older Adults & Access and the Adults Service. The post will be responsible for providing a robust response service to the needs of the Partnership which will involve projects linked to strategic development, service redesign, change and transformation programmes, commissioning and service reviews. Experience of managing people and operating within health and social care settings is essential. Job Details In conjunction with the group Service Manager contribute to the design and implementation of a range of measures to manage service performance and improvement including effective delivery and re-design. Please download the Job Outline/Person Specification (available under ‘Related Documents’) for the full range of tasks and duties associated with this job. You will need to refer to these in order to complete the application form. You must ensure you meet every ‘essential’ criteria stated on the Person Specification to reach the interview stage. In cases where the majority of applicants meet all the essential criteria, the desirable criteria will be used to form a final short-leet. Job Requirements Relevant Qualifications Post Graduate qualification at diploma / degree level in health / social care/ social science related subject including a Recognised management qualification, e.g. MBA or MSc Diploma or evidence of equivalent senior management experience and skills. Disclosure This post involves accessing the public services network, therefore the preferred candidate will be subject to the Baseline Personnel Security Standards (BPSS). The preferred candidate will be subject to a Basic Disclosure provided by Disclosure Scotland prior to a formal offer of employment being made by East Lothian Council. Please note: If you have spent more than 3 months working or living outwith the UK in the last 5 years then you will be required to present a copy of an overseas criminal record check. Details of how to apply and contact details can be found on the website. Additional Information For additional East Lothian Council employment information please click on the following link: Non-teaching employment information If you have any difficulties creating an account on MyJobScotland or applying for this post please contact the MyJobScotland support team via this link . If you require further information about this vacancy, please call, or email us on Please note: we do not accept CV’s. There is no function to allow you to upload a CV to MyJobScotland and we do not accept CV’s by post or email. All our vacancies must be applied for by completing the on-line application form.