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Current Opportunities

We are always looking for driven, creative and flexible people to join our Cosgrove family.

Detailed below are the current opportunities we have available.  If you are interested in any of these then please contact our HR team on 0141 620 2500 (selecting Option 6) or email us at care@cosgrovecare.org.uk

Alternatively, if you would like to join Cosgrove but the current vacancies are not the ones for you, then please register your interest by completing our Employment Opportunities form.

Opportunities in our Support Services

Female Support Workers (SG1)

Female Support Workers

Location: Thornliebank, Glasgow

Salary: £12 per hour

Varied contracted hours available, part time and full time.


Are you looking for your next opportunity in social care? Are you committed to delivering person centered support and want to help three women with additional needs thrive and move into their first new home?

We are looking for energetic individuals with passion and drive to help these women build their skills and confidence and make a move into their own home in Thornliebank. They are all active within the community, participate in a range of activities and enjoy a vibrant social and family life.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work as part of a dedicated team who will support this small group of women. You will work closely with families, professionals and the Cosgrove Care team to provide excellent care. You should have good knowledge and understanding of supporting people with learning disabilities and additional needs, but importantly we are looking for support staff with the right values who want to make a difference to the lives of people with additional needs. Full training and support will be provided. 

Cosgrove Care is a vibrant Scottish Charity with a strong vision and commitment to delivering the very best support for children, young people and adults with a range of complex needs. We are friendly, ambitious and innovative in our approach to helping the people we support live their very best lives.

This is an exciting new service which will focus on keeping the people we support at the center of their decision making to build their confidence, skills and importantly enhance the quality of their lives.

If you are looking for an exciting new role where you can demonstrate your creativity and initiative, can work flexibly and as part of a multi-disciplinary team, this is a great opportunity!


For more information or to request an application pack please call 0141 620 2500 (selecting option 5) or email us at recruitment@cosgrovecare.org.uk

Female Support Workers (SG2)

Female Support Workers

Location: Thornliebank, Glasgow

Salary: £12 per hour

Varied contracted hours available, part time and full time.


Are you looking for your next opportunity in social care? Are you committed to delivering person centered support and want to help three women with additional needs thrive and move into their first home?

We are looking for kind, positive, empathetic and resilient social care professionals who have the passion and drive to support a young woman with additional needs. “A” enjoys a vibrant social life, and will need a high level of consistent support to be able to achieve this, so building a strong relationship with “A” will be vital.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work as part of a dedicated team with partners in health and social care to ensure support, protocols and systems are in place to allow this young woman to live a safe, full life in her new home. You should have good knowledge and understanding of complex health and support needs including learning and physical disabilities, but we will also provide full training and support together with a generous remuneration package.

Cosgrove Care is a vibrant Scottish Charity with a strong vision and commitment to delivering the very best support for children, young people and adults who have additional support needs. We are friendly, ambitious, and innovative in our approach to helping the people we support to live their best lives.

This is an exciting new service that will focus on keeping the people we support and the center of their own decisions to build a good life for “A”.

If you are looking for an exciting role, to demonstrate your positivity, empathy, and can work flexibly as part of a multi-disciplinary team, this is a great opportunity.


For more information or to request an application pack, call 0141 620 2500 (selecting option 5) or email us at recruitment@cosgrovecare.org.uk 

Opportunities in our Head Office team

Board Member

Board Members 

We are looking for new Board Members who are willing to bring energy, enthusiasm, and commitment to the role, and who will broaden the diversity of thinking on our board.  

We are a leading learning disability charity based in Glasgow that specialises in providing support and care services for children, young adults and adults who have learning disabilities, autistic spectrum disorders and mental health issues.  

Our vision is for every person to be supported to live the life they chose whilst our values of Respect, Compassion, Integrity and Excellence underpin our culture and all that we do. 

The Opportunity 

Our Board has overall responsibility for the strategic direction and governance of Cosgrove Care. We are looking to deepen and extend our Board’s skills, knowledge, and experience through the appointment of three more members.   

We welcome applications from those with either relevant professional or lived experience within the Health and Social Care environment.  Previous board management experience is not necessary and whilst this is a voluntary position, out-of-pocket expenses are reimbursed. 

In terms of time commitment, there will be a requirement to attend four to five board meetings per year and these meetings are usually 2-3 hours long. In addition, you would be expected to participate in one of our subcommittees. Typically, these subcommittees will meet an additional four times per year for 1.5 hours each time. 

If you share our values, believe in our purpose, and have a real desire and interest in helping deliver our ambitious aims and objectives then we would love to hear from you! 

How to apply 

For more information, please visit our website and read our Board Recruitment pack which includes the application form which should be returned to recruitment@cosgrovecare.org.uk 

The closing date for applications is 28th June 2024. 

Finally, we want you to have every opportunity to demonstrate your skills, ability and potential. Please contact us if you need assistance or adjustment so we can make the application process work for you. 

Cosgrove Care is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their gender, ethnicity, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, age, nationality or socio-economic background.  

As part of the application process, you will be asked to provide personal information related to diversity and inclusiveness. The information you provide is kept confidential and will not be used to evaluate your candidacy. We collect this data to help us analyse our recruitment processes and implement the necessary interventions that promote greater equity, diversity, and inclusiveness. 


The Board Recruitment Pack can be downloaded here.

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