Job Description What is the role? Advert for Children and Families SW Service Manager (operational) A significant opportunity has arisen for anyone who would like to shape and improve service delivery for children and families in South Ayrshire. Over the past few years much work has been undertaken to improve services but in recognition there is much work to do. We have enhanced management capacity by the creation of additional posts including the post of Service Manager in Children’s Social Work Services. We are looking for an experienced manager with team lead or service level experience, with the confidence, skills and knowledge to lead service delivery and improvement in field work services. Please click on the option to download additional information on this vacancy to access the Job Description. Extra information: The Grade of this post is Grade 4 / Level 14, the hourly rate is from £25.29 to £26.84 and the annual salary is from £46,154 to £48,983. This post is considered to be Regulated Work with children and protected adults as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) (PVG) Act 2007. Accordingly the preferred candidate will be required to become a member of the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if already a Scheme member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made. If you wish further information on the PVG Scheme you can visit the Disclosure Scotland website at . Please note you may be required to meet the PVG Costs. Closing date for applications is 12 February 2019.