LGBT Health and Wellbeing
LGBT Health and Wellbeing

Charity registered in Scotland SC034216

We are a dynamic organisation that works to promote the health, wellbeing and equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in Scotland


Current vacancies

Development Worker (Glasgow Community Project)

  • Part time
  • £26,674 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 17th March 2021

LGBT Health and Wellbeing is a dynamic organisation that works to promote the health, wellbeing and equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.

We are seeking to recruit a motivated, enthusiastic and experienced person to develop and deliver our LGBT Community Project. You will work to develop and deliver a programme of social activities and discussions that promote the emotional, social and mental wellbeing of LGBT people in Glasgow and help to reduce isolation within the community. You will also support and develop our diverse range of independent community groups.

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Development Worker (GTSP & MHP)

  • Part time
  • £26,674 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 30th March 2021

LGBT Health and Wellbeing is a dynamic organisation that works to promote the health, wellbeing and equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.

We are seeking to recruit a motivated, enthusiastic and experienced person to work alongside colleagues to deliver the work of our Glasgow Trans Support Project and our 1:1 Mental Health Project

The substantive part of the post will be working alongside our existing GTSP Development Worker to deliver a holistic programme of peer, group and one-to-one support specifically to trans and non-binary people. (14 hours per week)

In addition, the postholder will also work with our Counselling and Mental Health Development Worker to support the overall LGBT+ community with accessing 1:1 support around their mental health. (7 hours per week)

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Helpline Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £26,674 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 23rd March 2021

LGBT Health and Wellbeing is a dynamic organisation that works to promote the health, wellbeing and equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.

We are seeking to recruit a motivated and effective Helpline Coordinator to play a key role in coordinating our existing helpline and contributing to the development of our ambitious vision for LGBT health, wellbeing and equality in Scotland.

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Development Worker (LGBT Refugee Project)

  • Full time
  • £25,898
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 3rd February 2020

We are seeking to recruit a motivated, enthusiastic and experienced person to develop and deliver the exciting new LGBT Refugee Project. You will deliver specialist one-to-one support and a programme of social events and information sessions for LGBT refugee and asylum seekers.

Join us if you are passionate about the issues faced by LGBT people in Scotland, are committed to community development, and want to help us to deliver our ambitious vision for LGBT health, wellbeing and equality in Scotland.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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This vacancy has now closed

Board of Trustees

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Scotland Wide
  • Closing 3rd August 2020

Are you looking for a strategic opportunity to get involved with the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) community in Scotland? Do you want to make a difference to the lives of LGBT people?

LGBT Health and Wellbeing is seeking to recruit new Trustees to govern the organisation. Trustees are responsible for ensuring that the charity is well-managed in line with its vision and mission and that it abides by its charitable objectives. The Board plays an important role for the organisation and is key to our continuing success in delivering vital services for the LGBT community as well as our ever-developing role as a key policy influencer in Scotland.

The organisation promotes the health, wellbeing and equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people in Scotland. It provides support, services and information to improve health and wellbeing, reduce social isolation and stimulate community development and volunteering.

If this opportunity excites you whether you are an LGBT person or someone committed to equality and human rights, we welcome your application to join our Board of Directors. This is a fantastic way for you to gain new experiences and skills, meet new people and connect with your community.

While not exclusive we are currently seeking people with skills in fundraising, campaigning, marketing & communications, third sector management, mental health and public service design and delivery, which would be helpful in complementing the Board’s existing skills base. Additionally, we are looking to welcome interest from groups underrepresented on the Board, people identifying as women, bisexual, trans and non-binary, black & ethnic minority, and people with disabilities of all ages would be particularly welcome.

We provide a regular rolling programme of induction and ongoing training for all volunteers including trustees.

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Service Manager (Glasgow)

  • Part time
  • £32,244 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 3rd November 2020

LGBT Health and Wellbeing is a dynamic organisation that works to promote the health, wellbeing and equality of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.

We are seeking to recruit a motivated and effective Service Manager keen to play a role in managing our existing services in Glasgow and contributing to the development of our ambitious vision for LGBT health, wellbeing and equality in Scotland.

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This vacancy has now closed

Helpline Project Assistant

  • Part time
  • £23,560 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 9th November 2020

We are seeking to recruit a motivated and effective Helpline Project Assistant to support the Helpline Coordinator to deliver our national LGBT Helpline and contributing to the development of our ambitious vision for LGBT health, wellbeing and equality in Scotland.

The main purpose of the Helpline Assistant role is to:

  • To be responsible for the delivery of LGBT Helpline Scotland in the absence of the Helpline Coordinator.
  • To provide emotional support, information and signposting services to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender callers (and their family/friends/ professionals) on a wide range of issues.
  • Collect data, service feedback and case stories for the purposes of reporting and to shape the development of the Helpline.
  • Assist with the Helpline Coordinator with carrying out Induction Training.
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Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £26,674 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 23rd November 2020

We are seeking to recruit a motivated, skilled and reliable Development Worker to lead our Lothian Transgender Support Programme (LTSP) and contribute to the development of our ambitious vision for LGBT health, wellbeing and equality in Scotland.

The main purpose of the Development role with LTSP is to:

  • provide individual support to trans people
  • Deliver group events that provides opportunities for peer support.
  • Supervise sessional staff and volunteers
  • Liaise with our NHS partners and other trans organisations and community groups
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This vacancy has now closed

Telefriending Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £26,674 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th January 2021

We are seeking to recruit a motivated, skilled and reliable coordinator to lead the further development of our Telefriending Service and to and contribute to the development of our ambitious vision for LGBT health, wellbeing and equality in Scotland.

The main purpose of the role is to lead on the development and delivery of the Telefriending Service. Key to this expansion will be the recruitment of a dedicated team of Telefriending Volunteers. The Coordinator will be responsible for:

• carrying out the initial assessment calls with new referrals and allocation of referrals

• coordinating the weekly staff and volunteer rota

• promoting the service and following up on referral enquiries

• recruit, train and supervise volunteers and sessional staff

• lead on collecting and collating reporting data for the service.

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This vacancy has now closed

Development Worker - LGBT Age Social Programme (temp cover)

  • Part time
  • £26,674 pro-rata
  • Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 18th January 2021

We are seeking to recruit a motivated, knowledgeable and skilled Development Worker to support our LGBT Age Social Programme, contributing to LGBT Health and Wellbeing’s ambitious vision for LGBT health, wellbeing and equality in Scotland.

This is a temporary post (until end of Sept 2021) and so we require a candidate who is able to quickly step into this role and who will remain in post until the end of the cover period.

The main purpose of the Development Worker role is to:

  • Lead on delivering an Age Social Programme for LGBT people aged 50 years and over with delivery in Edinburgh and Glasgow.
  • Assist community members in making their voices heard in regards to Service Providers and Policy makers.
  • Support and recruit a team of sessional staff and volunteers
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