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Sessional Relief Support Co-ordinator

  • Full time or Part time
  • Sessional
  • Lanarkshire, Glasgow, Ayrshire Dumfries & Galloway
  • Closing 18th January 2021

  • Advertised from 11th January 2021
  • Up to 35 hours per week. Starting hourly rate of £13.32 per hour plus contributory pension. Fixed term until March 2021 with possibility of extension


Our mission at Victim Support Scotland is to ensure that those affected by crime receive high quality support that will help them to recover from their experiences. We want victims and witnesses to be at the heart of everything we do so they have improved health and well-being, feel safer, more secure and informed and that we are an effective organisation, that makes a lasting difference. We aim to do this by adhering to our own organisational values of being supportive, striving for excellence and offering personalised and accessible services and these are reflected in the behaviours expected of all staff and volunteers.

Reporting directly to a Locality Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring, within your Service(s), that VSS’s local service development and delivery plan is being implemented within your geographical area(s). Service delivery is provided by a team of skilled and knowledgeable volunteers, you will be responsible for planning their deployment to ensure that the service delivered meets the desired outcomes of victims and witnesses of crime, our service users. Responsible for all aspects of a volunteer engagement with VSS at your services, including recruitment, induction, learning and development, ongoing performance management and support. Contributing to business planning and co-ordination ensuring that continuous learning takes place to monitor that the outcomes of service users are being met, as well as partnership work with external organisations in the area.

You will need to be flexible and have the ability to travel across the region as required.

Application notes

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Completed applications should be returned by Monday 18th January 2021

Panel interviews will take place via virtual interview Monday 25th January 2021