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Development Officer -Dumfries & Galloway

  • Part time
  • £31,836 pro-rata
  • Home based
  • Closing 7th August 2020

  • Advertised from 21st July 2020
  • 21 hours per week. Fixed term contract funded till March 2021.



Scottish Care are seeking to engage a Development Officer to work alongside our Local Integration Lead to help support the Integration of Health and Social Care agenda in Dumfries & Galloway HSCP.

This post will be hosted by Scottish Care and working closely with care providers and partners, the post involves ensuring sector involvement in the delivery of the integrating of health and social care.

You will be the first point of contact for care providers, responsible for building and maintaining relationships, responding to enquiries, developing effective team working.

You will ensure the voice of providers and service users is heard. You will support care providers by ensuring they are informed, and solution focused, developing, or identifying opportunities for training and research

Effective communication and sharing of best practise is at the heart of what we do and critical to partnership working, as such you will support participation and leadership from the Independent Sector.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the established and dynamic Partners for Integration team within Scottish Care.

We are looking for someone who is highly motivated and passionate about improving care for older adults within a collaborative and innovative environment.

The post will be home-based on a fixed term contract and hosted through Scottish Care.

Application notes

To request an application pack please contact Leah Kerr (Administrator) at

Closing date 4pm on 7th August 2020. Interviews will be held by video conference on 20th August 2020.