Service Co-ordinator - West Rural (Sanquhar)

1 Post – 35 hours per week

1 Post – 25 hours per week

£20 054 - £21 816 pro rata per annum

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 assist teams in delivering a quality service in West Rural based in our Mid & Upper Nithsdale Service in Sanquhar. 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.

You will hold an SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare SCQF level 9 or SCQF level 7 and PDA Health and Social Care Supervision or equivalent 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 contact 0141 226 3793 or email

Completed Recruitment Packs should be returned to:

Human Resources, Crossroads Caring Scotland, 24 George Square, Glasgow, G2 1EG or emailed to

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 25 September 2020.

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


An application pack is available to download below. To apply you are required to download, complete and return an Application Form, Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, Criminal Convictions Form and Candidate Privacy Notice. Full instructions for applying are detailed in the covering letter.

Covering Letter

Employment Application Form

Employment Application Form Guidelines for Applicants

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Criminal Convictions Form

Candidate Privacy Notice

Job Description

Person Specification

Please visit our Contact page for further information on the service

Crossroads Caring Scotland is an equal opportunities employer

Scottish Charity No. SC013081

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