Could you help us save lives?
Do you have a passion for helping vulnerable people enjoy as much fulfilment as they can and feel included in their
community? If compassion, care and inclusiveness are an important part of who you are, our opportunities to work
away from the routine in a demanding, challenging but emotionally rewarding role could be for you.
Our Turning Point Scotland Services in Edinburgh are looking for people like you to help provide individualised
support to adults with a wide range of needs, either on an individual 1:1 basis or alongside others and as part
of a team.
North East Edinburgh Recovery Hub
The North East Recovery Hub is a one-stop shop which offers a full range of drug and alcohol treatment and support
services. We are a multi - disciplinary team comprising of Voluntary Sector TPS, NHS and social work staff. We
are based with our main office in Leith, and a satellite location in Craigmillar.
We understand that everybody’s experience is different. When people come to the Hub, we personalise their care to
achieve their goals.
The support we provide is always person centred, we do this by involving people who know the person well, this
includes family and friends, other health and Social Work professionals, Advocacy services and our own staff
You will be expected to keep accurate records about what you do, so attention to detail and a good grasp of IT are
Service Coordinator Role
As the Service Coordinator you will have overall responsibility for driving the aims of the service, developing local
systems and protocols whilst supporting the service manager in a local and national coordination role.
One of your responsibilities will be to act as duty manager; on these days, you will be responsible for allocation of
referrals, attending adult protection meetings, signing off risk assessments care plans, and you will be a point
of contact for partners and stakeholders. You will be responsible for the line management, support, and
development of the Assistant Service Coordinators, Lead Practitioners, and Support Practitioners. This includes
delivering inductions, coordinating training and appraisals, overseeing annual leave requests, creating rotas,
and facilitating team meetings.
As Service Coordinator, you will lead on the implementation and recording of DAISy, the collation of data for
quarterly reports and any other data required