Single Point of Access Co-ordinator

Job reference: 019865

Location: Oban

Job closing date: 03/04/2020

Job posted date: 23/03/2020

Salary: Band 4 (£22,700 - £24,973)

Employment type: Fixed-term

Job Type: Administrative Services

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Community Team

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Highland

We are looking for an enthusiastic, confident individual to join the CommunityTeam in the newly created post of  Single Point of Contact (SPOA) Co-ordinator.

You will be working alongside all health and social care agencies – community and hospital, providing support to the team, and helping ensure the provision of person-centred safe and effective care.

The primary role of the post holder is to provide co-ordination of referrals to nursing, social work and AHP teams, and signposting to other internal and external services as appropriate, but you will also be involved in multi-disciplinary meetings, information gathering and provide the first point of contact for GPs, patients and relatives and other service users.

Ideally you will have 2 years work experience in the health or social care settings and have SVQ3 in Health and Social Care or Business Administration or be able to demonstrate relevent knowledge to that level. You must be IT literate with comprehensive admin and clerical skills, excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work as part of a busy multi-disciplinary team.

Informal enquiries to: Pamela Macleod; tel: 01631 789022 ; email:


The closing date for this job has now passed.