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Support Co-ordinator

  • Full time or Part time
  • £23,756
  • Various Locations
  • Closing 17th October 2019


  • Advertised from 19th September 2019
  • Plus contributory pension. Up to 35 hours per week (full-time and part-time options).

Role

Scotland’s leading charity supporting victims of crime has a number of exciting and varied opportunities for talented individuals who are looking for their next challenge as part of our team.

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.

This role will be subject to a PVG check.

Various positions based in;

  • Aberdeen (2 vacancies)
  • Inverness (2 vacancies)
  • Oban
  • Irvine
  • Kilmarnock
  • Dumfries
  • Glasgow (3 vacancies)

Application notes

To download an application pack, please visit our website: victimsupportsco.org.uk and click on the Get Involved button. The Current Vacancies page can be found in the Work For Us section.

Completed applications should be returned as soon as possible. Panel interviews (competency-based) will be scheduled as applications are received.