Information and Communication Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £28,345 – £30,841 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 22nd July 2019


  • Advertised from 21st June 2019
  • 28 hours per week. Permanent Contract.

Role

LCIL is a user-led organisation providing a range of services that enable Disabled People to live independently in the community of their choice.

We are looking for someone with a can-do attitude to take responsibility for the effective development and overall management of Grapevine the LCiL Information Disability Information Service, as well as supporting the organisation’s communication functions:

  • Manage and supervise 3 part-time staff across the different aspects of the service and related projects
  • Oversee, monitor and report on the development of quality assurance systems and policies/procedures relevant to service delivery
  • Support team’s ongoing learning/knowledge on welfare rights and issues relating to the Scottish welfare system
  • Work in collaboration with other agencies
  • Support and guide communication activities within the organisation

LCIL is looking for someone with:

  • Understanding of person centred working
  • Understanding of Independent Living philosophy and Social Model of Disability
  • Experience of strategic planning and project management in relation to information and communication provision.
  • Experience of staff supervision.
  • Specialist knowledge of specific issues e.g.: welfare benefits, community care as they relate to disabled people.
  • Experience of communication management

We offer generous pension & death in service schemes, as well as a supportive working environment.

Application notes

Application pack available below or by Tel: 0131 475 2350 Or download from lothiancil.org.uk/information-and-communications-coordinator-vacancy

Closing date Monday 22nd July 2019, interviews will be held on Tuesday 30th July

LCIL is an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people are particularly welcome.


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