Support Co-ordinator


Job details




£13,847 (FTE £24,232) plus contributory pension

Hours of work

20 hours per week



Closing date

19 May, 2022

Support Co-ordinator

Ref. number: #SCLVSS22 – 20Hrs

Lanark (Lanarkshire Locality)

Permanent Position

20 hours per week. Starting salary £13,847 (FTE £24,232) plus contributory pension

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.  Must be willing to travel to Lanark on a regular basis.  Will also be expected to work from different offices within Lanarkshire, often at short notice.

This post will be subject to a satisfactory PVG check, references and proof that you have the right to work in the UK.


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Completed applications should be returned by 5pm on 19th May 2022.

Panel interviews will take place virtually via MS Teams on 31st May 2022.