Charity registered in Scotland SC011227
Highland Hospice has been providing specialist palliative care across the Highlands and parts of Moray since 1987. Highland Hospice is a company limited by guarantee and is an independent charity funded mainly by voluntary contributions and NHS Highland. The organisation employs over 100 people and enjoys the services of approximately 750 volunteers.
Highland Hospice are seeking a Community Engagement Officer to contribute to the delivery of the Hospice’s strategic aim to work with communities to help them achieve the best possible support for those in their community faced with life shortening illness, death and bereavement.
The post holder will identify key individuals and groups, and engage with them and other stakeholders to help establish community-led partnerships to support and deliver palliative, end-of-life, and related social care services and initiatives.
The post is part-time for a two year fixed term. Up to 30 hours per week are on offer depending on successful candidate’s preferred working pattern. It is essential that you have direct experience of working with communities, preferably in a health or social care environment.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and motivated individual to join our Project ECHO® team. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to work within the Hospice setting with global digital connectivity.
The job will provide an excellent foundation to build specialised knowledge about the current health and social care landscape in Highland and expand the ability to integrate a project through personalised service and support to a diverse audience of practitioners.
This is an exciting time to join the ECHO® team, an expanding project utilising modern practice in combining administration, marketing practice, digital platforms and collaborative learning including a virtual learning environment (VLE).
The Highland Hospice is looking to appoint a Corporate Fundraiser to help generate income by developing and maintaining successful partnerships with corporate supporters, specifically through donations, sponsorship, employee fundraising and events.