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Service Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £23,380
  • 46 Trongate, Glasgow, G1 5ES
  • Closing 17th September 2019

  • Advertised from 3rd September 2019
  • 35 hours per week


Unity are launching a new project ‘The Spoon Social Kitchen’ supported by The National Lottery Community Fund, which will include a training kitchen and dining experience to support work-based training to adults with learning disabilities as well as other vulnerable groups and those who are socially isolated.

We are now looking to recruit a positive, enthusiastic and self-motivated Full Time Service Co-ordinator and Full Time Catering Support Coach to join our friendly team on a 3-year fixed term contract. You will be in a unique position to contribute in the development and implementation of the project. Working daily with participants, you will be focused on making sure a person’s journey to better health, wellbeing and inclusion is as easy as possible. This includes: project scoping, planning and delivery, stakeholders engagement, performance reporting, budget and resources allocation as well as being able to evidence the outcomes of the service – this job will make a real difference in the lives of people

Service Coordinator – Main Purpose of the Post

To develop and support the social kitchen project which will involve the recruitment and management of service users and volunteers, establishing the training Kitchen, social dining experience and expansion of our ‘Pay it Forward’ scheme. The role involves having overall responsibility for the effective planning, implementation, delivery and reporting of the project. The successful candidate will be driven with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to develop successful relationships with staff, volunteers, service users with multiple needs, other agencies and members of the public to create a thriving social kitchen and dining environment.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below

The closing date Tuesday 17th September 12 Noon.

Completed applications should be sent with a covering letter to Kirsteen Main. or Kirsteen Main, Unity, 46 Trongate, G1 5ES