Good Morning Service
Good Morning Service

Charity registered in Scotland SC031960

We provide telephone befriending and alert calls to older people. Every morning, 365 days a year, Telephone Befrienders call out to members at a pre-arranged time to check that all is well and for a good blether. We take an active interest in people and over time hope to become a good friend on the phone, someone to share a laugh with or simply be there to listen and give emotional support in difficult times.

Current vacancies

Service Manager

  • Full time
  • £23,656
  • Springburn, Glasgow
  • Closing 16th October 2019

Do you want to work for a charitable organisation responsible for transforming people’s lives every day? At Good Morning Service we are proud to say that is exactly what we do.

We provide a light-touch telephone befriending and safety-net alert service to people aged 55+ years.

Our clients are - and feel - connected, safer and valued, supported to retain their independence as much a possible. It’s not every day an opportunity to make such a difference comes up!

We are currently looking for a talented individual to lead our team of around 20 as a Service Manager. We are a small / medium sized charity which means you will get the chance to get both run the daily operations of the organisation as well as managing our friendly team and office administration.

This is a really varied role, so you’ll need to be someone with a flexible approach and bags of people experience. One minute you could be coaching a team member the next compiling a management report and later creating our monthly newsletter.

Due to the nature of this Service Manager role, you will need to have a background in managing or supervising others and be able to both motivate and coach under performance effectively to get the best out of your team.

Experience gained from the Third Sector in an office or service management role would be highly beneficial, though not essential. What is essential is for you to demonstrate high levels of adaptability and organisation and the ability to utilise MS and Open Office packages making you super-efficient!

In return we offer the chance to be part of a really exciting organisation with a competitive salary of £23,656pa plus benefits and ongoing development and support. You will normally work 36.25 hours per week Monday to Friday, starting at 7.45am till 3:30pm.

This is the ideal role for someone who wants to play a meaningful part in a very special charitable organisation, transforming lives for the better. If all of the above sounds like you, what are you waiting for? Apply today.