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Service Administrator & Coordinator (Dumfries & Galloway East)

  • Full time
  • £18,259
  • Dumfries & Galloway East
  • Closing 26th November 2020

  • Advertised from 12th November 2020
  • plus pension and travel costs. 35 hrs per week. Contract Funded initially for 12 months.


Food Train is an award winning voluntary organisation, providing practical support services to older people across Scotland, helping them to eat well, live well and age well. Our Dumfries and Galloway regional branch currently offers 4 services to older people: grocery shopping, home support, befriending and our innovative Meal Makers neighbourhood meal sharing project. We are seeking an outstanding individual to help develop these services in the East of the area.

We are looking for a talented and suitably experienced administrator, enthusiastic about working in the voluntary sector and older people’s services. Applicants will have excellent administrative and general office skills and experience, evidenced working experience of Microsoft Applications and accounts packages and be a talented communicator who thrives in a busy office.

Someone who can show flexibility to support the Charity needs at this time is essential.

Application notes

Closing date for applications: Thursday 26th November 2020 at 12 noon

Interviews: Friday 4th December 2020 in Dumfries (safe distancing measures will be applied)

To apply, download an application pack below or from

Appointment is subject to a successful Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme Record, use of own car is essential for this position.

Food Train is proud to be an inclusive Charity and welcomes applications from all communities, abilities, backgrounds and walks of life.

The Registered Office of The Food Train Ltd is Hestan Southwest, The Crichton, Bankend Road, Dumfries, DG1 4TA. Scottish Charity No 24843, Company Number 158165.