Eric Liddell Centre
Eric Liddell Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC003147

Dedicated to inspiring, empowering and supporting people of all ages, cultures and abilities and taking inspiration from Eric Liddell, the Centre delivers life long learning and caring services. It is also home to a wide range of charities and a vibrant hub for local groups.


Current vacancies

Day Care Officer

  • Full time
  • £20,630
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th May 2021

The Eric Liddell Centre (ELC) 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.

Reporting to the Senior Day Care Officer and Day Care Manager, the Day Care Officer (DCO) is an integral part of the day-to-day operations of the day care provision for people with a diagnosis of dementia or cognitive impairment. The DCO will have a hands on approach to assisting the supervision of activities and volunteers. The DCO works closely with the other team members to ensure that the highest quality of service is provided.

If you are able to provide high quality care and work within an enriching environment that promotes the wellbeing of clients and maintains positive team relationships, we want to hear from you.

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Senior Day Care Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,500 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th May 2021

The Eric Liddell Centre (ELC) 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 Senior Day Care Officer (SDCO) is an integral part of the day-to-day operations and care provision activities for people with a diagnosis of dementia or cognitive impairment. The SDCO supervises staff, volunteers and activities to ensure the highest quality of service is provided, as directed by the Day Care Manager (DCM). The SDCO will support the DCM in all activities related to the development of the day care service.

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Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Business Development Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 9th May 2021

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 Eric Liddell Centre (ELC) is undergoing a period of growth and development with a new vision for local community services linked to our strategic business plan.

This post is funded by the Adapt and Thrive Fund, which was established as part of the Community and Third Sector Recovery Programme to support organisations affected by the coronavirus pandemic.

The purpose of the role is to scope, develop and begin to implement how the Centre can future proof itself by;

  • Considering, developing and implementing a range of income generation activities such as, adult education classes/recreational/health & wellbeing activities and events, online and Centre based, to generate income for the charity, which can be invested in our charitable purposes and services. A wide range of tutors will be recruited on an hourly rate or sessional basis. Members of the public will pay to attend activities either online or physically in the Centre.
  • Marketing our available office space to charities/not for profits who are searching for office accommodation.
  • Reviewing our existing charity shops with a view to make them more accessible to the public and develop proposals to increase their income levels.
  • Exploring complementary services to our Caring Soles Service.
  • Marketing our services and Community Hub to the wider public.
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