Service Co-ordinator - Lochaber Service

Maternity Cover – up until 27 March 2019

£18 812 - £20 360 pro rata per annum (30 hours) 

Crossroads Caring Scotland is the leading voluntary sector provider of support for carers and their families.  Established as a charity in Scotland in 1978 we have 19 managed services helping people live independently at home.

We are seeking to appoint a Service Co-ordinator to cover a period of maternity leave. You will assist teams in delivering a quality service in our Lochaber service which covers the Caol, Corpach, Banavie, Ballachulish, Kinlochleven and Glenfinnan, areas. The post holder will be based in our Fort William Service.  Working closely with the Service Manager, the Service Co-ordinator will assist with the day to day co-ordination of the service, in accordance with, service specifications, all legal requirements and the national Codes of Practice for Social Care Workers and Employers.

An SVQ III in Health and Social Care or equivalent qualification recognised by the SSSC is essential or working towards the qualification.  The successful candidate will have experience of delivering care, assessment, care planning and review. Experience of supervising a team in a social care setting or similar setting is desirable.  A driving licence is essential for this post.

The successful candidate will be required to participate in the service on call rota, for which an additional payment is made.

A recruitment pack is available to download below. Alternatively, please call 0141 226 3793 or email

Completed Recruitment Packs should be returned to:

Fiona Henderson, Regional Director, Crossroads Caring Scotland, 24 George Square, Glasgow, G2 1EG.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Thursday 4 October 2018.

Appointment to the post is subject to membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme for Children and Adults.


Covering Letter

Employment Application Form

Employment Application Form - Guidelines for Applicants

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Criminal Convictions Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Service Information

Crossroads Caring Scotland is an equal opportunities employer

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