Current Vacancies at Signpost Recovery

Position: Receptionist/Administrator (Maternity cover)

Organisation: Signpost Recovery

Remuneration: £15,023 – £16,838.  Company benefits include 30-34 days annual leave, company pension scheme, Childcare Voucher Scheme

Core hours of work: Monday – Friday, 0900 – 1700 (37.5 hours per week), however occasional evening/weekend work may be required.

Contract: 12 months fixed term, to cover maternity leave.

Location: Signpost Recovery Office Alloa, but some flexibility will be required

Closing date: Friday 30th June 2017

Interviews are expected to take place on:  Week commencing 17th July 2017.


For an informal chat about this vacancy, please contact: Gordon Lang on 01259 272112


PVG Disclosure information:  The successful candidate will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure, which must be satisfactory in accordance with this role.




Signpost Recovery are delighted to offer an amazing opportunity for an experienced Receptionist / Office Administrator to join our team based in Alloa, and help make a difference in people’s lives.

The key duties/functions for this position includes:

  • Handling all incoming telephone calls
  • Meet and greet clients and visitors
  • Provide administration support
  • Monitor staff locations, and assist in the lone working policy
  • Opening, sorting, and distributing mail on a daily basis
  • Adhere to the company’s Health and Safety Policies and Procedures


Skills / Knowledge / Experience / Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will be pro-active, flexible, confident, have an eye for detail, and have experience in working on a busy reception desk.  They should also be able to demonstrate excellent communication skill, in addition to delivering an outstanding level of customer service.


Organisational Profile:

Signpost Recovery is Scottish based registered charity limited by guarantee (SC 033772). Signpost Recovery has grown considerably over the five years and has demonstrated year on year growth and we now have an annual turnover of £1.9 Million. Signpost Recovery is governed by a Board of Directors and is strategically led, managed and operated on a day-to-day basis by a Senior Management Team consisting of a General Manager and an Operation Manager. Signpost Recovery has objectives whereby we provide advice, information, support and access to treatment for clients and their families affected by substance misuse in the Forth Valley area- Stirling, Falkirk and Clackmannanshire. Signpost is now involved in a number of partnerships with Falkirk Council, NHS Forth Valley and Combat Stress for the provision of addiction, recovery and support services both in community and prison settings.


Please download the application form and submit the completed document by email to, if however you do wish to return the form by post, completed applications should be sent to Signpost Recovery, Units 1 & 2, Block 7, Cooperage Business Village, Cooperage Way, Alloa FK10 3LP.  Please note that incomplete applications may be returned, or rejected from the process.

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Given the geographical nature of Forth Valley a full UK Driving License and access to a car is required

Full job description: Receptionist-Admistrator JD PS – June 17 (Enhanced disclosure)