Social Care - Quality, Compliance & Improvement Officer

  • Full time
  • £24,498 – £28,779
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 5th December 2021


  • Advertised from 23rd November 2021

Role

At CrossReach, we’re a charitable organisation that puts people at the heart of everything we do. From caring for older people, children and families and the homeless to supporting those with learning disabilities, we’ve been delivering innovative social care for 150 years. And as one of Scotland’s largest social care providers, we have 65 services and 1,800 employees across the country.

This is an exciting opportunity to take your experience of social care services in a new direction. In this important role you’ll be part of a small team responsible for the monitoring and recording of quality standards, performance indicators and policies across CrossReach services. The workload is varied, you’ll be expected to work collaboratively and get involved in a broad range of tasks to improve the experience of individuals in our care. This will include the development of systems, liaising with CrossReach services and key stakeholders while co-ordinating feedback from individuals and carers.

Key requirements for this position are:

• An understanding of social care and the internal and external requirements of the sector

• Experience of working with a wide range of stakeholders in social care including carers and professional agencies

• Strong organisational and administrative skills with the ability to work to deadlines

• First rate communication skills that enable you to effectively engage a diverse workforce

• A flexible and responsive approach to prioritising your workload.

As a member of our Corporate Services team, you’ll be helping some of the most vulnerable people in our society live safer, fuller and happier lives. Our values driven culture means we are accepting, respectful and compassionate to both our service users and employees. So, join us and you’ll be part of a professional environment with a range of development opportunities and a generous benefits package. It’s a career that will enhance your life and the lives of vulnerable people across Scotland.

Application notes

To find out more and apply, please go to crossreach.org.uk/careers

If you would like to talk to someone about the types of opportunities we have, or have any other questions, please contact recruitment.team@crossreach.org.uk

As we do our work in Christ’s name you must be respectful of our Christian Ethos and be able to work within it.

Closing date: 5th December 2021.