Solas Project Development Manager


Salary: £23232 per annum

 35 hours per week

Fixed term to May 2019

We are seeking a dynamic and creative manager for the Solas Project, which provides an innovative approach to intensive, person centred work with people whose lives are seriously affected by mental illness and who are subject to Compulsory Treatment Orders or Compulsory Measures.  The manager will lead a team with the task of developing and delivering the project in the Highlands.

The successful candidate will have an SVQ4 qualification in Social Services and Health Care (or an equivalent qualification), experience of recruiting, supervising and managing staff, and project management. Experience of working in the area of forensic Mental Health would be advantageous. The post holder will be required to join the PVG Scheme.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 17th May, 2017. CVs will not be considered.

You can download the application documents below. If you'd prefer a paper version please phone Liz Mackay (Office Supervisor) on 0131 662 4359 or email [email protected]

For a discussion about the role or to arrange an informal visit please phone Bruce Armstrong (Area Manager) on 01408 633206 or email [email protected]

Click the links below to download an application pack 

Cover Letter.pdf

Job Description and Person Specification.pdf

Conditions of Service.pdf

Application Form.doc

Monitoring Form.doc


Support in Mind Scotland is the operating name of the National Schizophrenia Fellowship (Scotland), a company limited by guarantee registered in Scotland SC088179. Charity Number SC013649.