Shared Lives Manager

Shetland Community Connections

AddressMarket House, 14 Market St, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0DE
Salary£35- 37k pro rata
Closing Date12pm, Monday 10 May 2021
CompanyShetland Community Connections
Telephone01595 745091


Shetland Community Connections has received funding from the Crown Estate for an exciting opportunity to explore the feasibility of starting a Shared Lives scheme in Shetland.

Shared Lives is a regulated scheme, where a person shares the carer’s home, family and community life by moving in, or coming for short breaks or day support.

We are looking for a manager to initially conduct the feasibility and then set up the service. The person will need to apply to be the registered manager for the service.
You will be responsible for implementing the feasibility study, and then setting up the service to run across Shetland.


The post will be office based but there is some opportunity to work from home. It will be 21 hours/week, fixed term contract; salary in range £35- 37k pro rata.


Closing date for applications 12 noon Mon 10th May 2021. Interviews week commencing 24th May.

For a job pack or more information contact: or phone 01595 745091