Befriending Development Officer

Befriending Development Officer

£22,500 full time equivalent – 25 hours per week (flexible days)

The Eric Liddell Centre is a local care charity and community hub in the South West of Edinburgh delivering a range of services throughout the City.  Founded in 1980 in memory of the 1924 Olympic 400m gold medallist, Eric Liddell. Our mission is to be at the heart of the community, enhancing health and wellbeing and improving people’s lives.

The Befriending Development Officer is responsible for managing/coordinating the Befriending Service which supports unpaid carers living in Edinburgh and provides them with a social outlet and a break from their caring responsibilities.

The Befriending Development Officer works with volunteers and carers to ensure the highest quality of service is provided.

If you are a motivated individual with excellent listening and communicating skills, who wants to work as part of a great team, we would love to hear from you.

Deadline for applications: Friday, 10th April

Interviews: 16th / 17th April

We do not accept CVs, completed job applications only.

To apply please complete the application form and return in a sealed envelope marked ‘Confidential’ either by post to:

Zsofia B Molnar

Communications Administrator

Eric Liddell Centre

15 Morningside Road

Edinburgh

EH10 4DP

 

Or by email to molnarz@ericliddell.org

For more information including the full job description and the application form, please visit the links below:

Job description

Application form

Briefing Note