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P/T Unforgotten Forces Coordinator

Unforgotten Forces Coordinator
Blend of office (Edinburgh-based) and home working
21 hours per week
Fixed Term to 31/03/2023
Salary £31,500 pa pro rata

Age Scotland is the national charity for older people. We work to improve the lives of everyone over the age of 50 so that they can love later life.

We support and enable hundreds of community and older people’s groups across Scotland. We provide information, friendship and advice through our free helpline and publications. We tackle loneliness and isolation with our Friendship Line and much more.

We work in Scotland with older people’s groups who provide vital activities and services for older people in their local community. We campaign on the issues that older people tell us are important to them.

Our Veterans team are looking for a part time Unforgotten Forces Coordinator to:

  • To lead and co-ordinate the Unforgotten Forces (UF) consortium, including managing the Scottish Government grant to the consortium.
  • Coordinate the work of the Veterans Team.
  • To facilitate engagement of relevant Age Scotland departments in the activities of the Unforgotten Forces consortium.
  • Be responsible for project monitoring, evaluation, and reporting.

The post will be a blend of office based (in Edinburgh) and home based work.

Due to the Covid outbreak in the UK, we have adapted our way of working in an effort to ensure the ongoing delivery of services, while minimising risk to our employees. Depending on guidance from the Scottish Government regarding the lifting of lockdown restrictions, this role may initially be completely home based, incorporating office work and face to face contact when it is safe to do so.

If you have the skills, experience and ambition required to fulfil this role, then please apply now.

Full details of the role are available below. Please contact recruitment@agescotland.org.uk with any queries about this role.

 Role Description

Apply Now

Please complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form below and return by email to recruitment@agescotland.org.uk 

Due to the ongoing Covid situation, all our staff are currently working from home with access to the office granted only for business critical purposes. We are therefore unable to accept postal applications at this time. 

Application form

Equal opportunities monitoring form

Closing date: 5pm on Monday 9 August 2021

Interviews will take place via Zoom (video conferencing software) on the week commencing the 23 August 2021.

Got a question?

If you have any questions above the above opportunity please get in touch by contacting our HR team.

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