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Concierge (Day)

  • Part time
  • £19,344 pro-rata
  • Midlothian Homelessness Services, Penicuik and Lasswade
  • Closing 6th October 2019

  • Advertised from 12th September 2019
  • Permanent. 28 hours per week - £13,540 .80


One of the UK’s most inspiring and best known faith-based organisations, The Salvation Army, is looking for a Concierge to work Front of House in our Homelessness Services in Midlothian.

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic individual to work across our two sites in Penicuik and Lasswade and be the first point of contact for the residents. In this key role the Concierge will set the welcoming tone and atmosphere for the Lifehouse and be involved in all aspects of supporting homeless people to move on to new lives.

Key Responsibilities:

Front of house duties include; ensuring all clients and visitors are signed in and out, managing enquiries, phone calls, facilitating contractor visits and ensuring all those within the building are accounted for at all times, completion of Health & Safety tasks including weekly fire alarm tests and daily building checks.

The successful candidate(s) will be able to demonstrate:

  • Understanding of vulnerable client groups along with knowledge of Health & Safety.
  • Good customer service and time management skills with ability to prioritise workload.
  • Able to work within the Christian ethos of The Salvation Army
  • Excellent Planning, organising and time management skills.

Benefits: 25 days annual leave + bank holidays (Pro rata for part-time); a contributory pension scheme; season ticket loan; an employee assistance programme

Appointment subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK and a satisfactory PVG Scheme disclosure check.

Application notes

For further details and to apply please visit The Salvation Army’s website.

Closing date: Sunday 6th October 2019

Interview date: TBC

CVs will not be accepted

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