Crossroads Caring Scotland
Crossroads Caring Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC013081

Crossroads Caring Scotland


Current vacancies

Service Co-Ordinator - Lochaber Service

  • Part time
  • £23,936 – £24,495 pro-rata
  • Lochaber (On site)
  • Closing 30th May 2024

Join Our Compassionate Team as a Service Co-Ordinator in Lochaber

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of Adults with support needs? Do you thrive in a supportive and nurturing environment where teamwork and compassion are at the heart of everything we do? If so, we invite you to join us at Crossroads Caring Scotland!

The service office is based in the Lochaber Office. Working closely with the Service Manager, the Service Co-Ordinator will assist with the day to day co-ordination of the service, in accordance with, service specifications, all legal requirements and the national Codes of Practice for Social Care Workers and Employers.

If you're caring, compassionate, and possess a variety of life skills and experiences, this could be the perfect opportunity for you to make a meaningful impact in your community. The support work you will be co-ordinating and sometime carry out care is support and care at home.

What we need:

  • An SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare SCQF level 6 and be willing to work towards SCQF level 9 or SCQF level 7 and PDA in Health and Social Care Supervision.
  • Considerable experience of delivering care, assessment, care planning and review.
  • Experience of supervising a team in a social care setting or similar setting is desirable
  • Flexibility is essential, offering you the chance to balance your work and personal commitments.
  • A requirement to participate in the service on call rota, for which an additional payment is made.
  • Crossroads covers the cost of your membership in the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme for Adults/Children. Reimbursement for the PVG Scheme fee within the first few months of your employment.
  • A driving licence is essential, and mileage is paid at 45p per mile.

There are continuous training and development opportunities, you will be part of our Staff Recognition Rewards and 24/7 access to Employee Assistance Programme. There may be an opportunity to work from home from time to time.

About Us:

At Crossroads Caring Scotland, we believe in the power of care and support to transform lives. Since 1978, we've been dedicated to enabling people to remain in the comfort and familiarity of their own homes. Our services extend across Scotland, and our not-for-profit ethos drives our commitment to excellence and compassion in everything we do.

We are nationally recognised for our exceptional quality of care and a diverse range of client groups. As a valued member of our team, you'll experience the support and camaraderie that define our organisation.

Join Our Team:

If you're ready to embark on a fulfilling journey where every day brings new opportunities to make a positive difference, we want to hear from you! Apply now and become part of our highly respected team dedicated to empowering individuals and families in our community.

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Service Co-ordinator - Aberdeenshire

  • Part time
  • £23,936 – £26,495 pro-rata
  • Aberdeenshire - Kincardine & Deeside (On site)
  • Closing 30th May 2024

Join Our Compassionate Team as a Service Co-Ordinator in Aberdeenshire in our Fraserburgh Office.

Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of Adults and Children with support needs? Do you thrive in a supportive and nurturing environment where teamwork and compassion are at the heart of everything we do? If so, we invite you to join us at Crossroads Caring Scotland!

The service office is based in the Fraserburgh Office. Working closely with the Service Manager, the Service Co-Ordinator will assist with the day to day co-ordination of the service in Aberdeen and Dundee, in accordance with service specifications, all legal requirements and the national Codes of Practice for Social Care Workers and Employers.

If you're caring, compassionate, and possess a variety of life skills and experiences, this could be the perfect opportunity for you to make a meaningful impact in your community. The support work you will be co-ordinating and sometimes carry out is care at home, respite and children services.

What we need:

  • An SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare SCQF level 6 and be willing to work towards SCQF level 9 or SCQF level 7 and PDA in Health and Social Care Supervision.
  • Considerable experience of delivering care, assessment, care planning and review.
  • Experience of supervising a team in a social care setting or similar setting is desirable
  • Flexibility is essential, offering you the chance to balance your work and personal commitments.
  • A requirement to participate in the service on call rota, for which an additional payment is made.
  • Crossroads covers the cost of your membership in the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme for Adults/Children. Reimbursement for the PVG Scheme fee within the first few months of your employment.
  • A driving licence is essential, and mileage is paid at 45p per mile.

There are continuous training and development opportunities, you will be part of our Staff Recognition Rewards and 24/7 access to Employee Assistance Programme. There may be an opportunity to work from home from time to time.

About Us:

At Crossroads Caring Scotland, we believe in the power of care and support to transform lives. Since 1978, we've been dedicated to enabling people to remain in the comfort and familiarity of their own homes. Our services extend across Scotland, and our not-for-profit ethos drives our commitment to excellence and compassion in everything we do.

We are nationally recognised for our exceptional quality of care and a diverse range of client groups. As a valued member of our team, you'll experience the support and camaraderie that define our organisation.

Join Our Team:

If you're ready to embark on a fulfilling journey where every day brings new opportunities to make a positive difference, we want to hear from you! Apply now and become part of our highly respected team dedicated to empowering individuals and families in our community.

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Top job! Head of Human Resources

  • Part time
  • £51,745 – £55,519 pro-rata
  • Hybrid / Home-working
  • Closing 9th May 2023

Crossroads Caring Scotland provides care and support to enable people to remain in their own home. Established as a charity in Scotland in 1978, we have services across Scotland and pride ourselves in the support we provide each other as a team and our not-for-profit ethos.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the post holder is a member of the Executive Management Team and exercises management responsibility for Human Resources and Learning and Development support across the organisation.

This is an exciting time to join an organisation which is implementing a number of changes, ensuring it continues to meet the challenges and opportunities in the health and social care sector. If you are looking for an opportunity to make a demonstrable difference to people’s lives, then we want to hear from you.

You will be educated to degree level with extensive experience as a HR generalist.

The successful candidate will be asked to apply for a basic Disclosure.

To discuss this opportunity in more detail please contact Margaret McCarthy, Chief Executive Officer on 0141 226 3793.

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Area Manager (2 posts)

  • Full time
  • £33,975 – £36,649
  • Elgin or Glasgow
  • Closing 1st November 2021

Crossroads Caring Scotland provides care and support to enable people to remain in their own home. Established as a charity in Scotland in 1978, we have services across Scotland and pride ourselves in the support we provide each other as a team and our not-for-profit ethos.

As a result of an internal restructure to support the strategic direction of the organisation, two new posts have been created. Reporting to the Head of Operations both posts will provide leadership and direction to operational services, driving continuous improvement in service delivery and meeting the needs and aspirations of our Service users. This is an exciting time to join an organisation which is implementing a number of changes, ensuring it continues to meet the challenges and opportunities in the health and social care sector. If you are looking for an opportunity to make a demonstrable difference to people’s lives, then we want to hear from you.

You will demonstrate a high level of knowledge and understanding of management of multi-site care operations, as well as being educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant discipline. You will be a confident communicator, able to establish effective and positive working relationships with external and internal stakeholders, to drive innovation and develop new services.

You will be required to participate in a senior management on call rota, for which you will receive an additional allowance. As travel will be required across Services a driving licence is essential. In return we offer a generous package including 36 days annual leave and generous pension contributions.

To discuss this opportunity in more detail please contact Fiona Henderson, Head of Operations or Margaret McCarthy, Chief Executive Officer on 0141 226 3793.

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