Development Worker (Adult Health & Wellbeing)

  • Part time
  • £27,103 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th June 2019

  • Advertised from 5th June 2019
  • £21,682 actual. 4 Days 0.8 FTE. Fixed term to 31 July 2020.


Are you passionate about the voluntary sector? Do you believe that by working collectively as a city we can tackle some of the issues contributing to poverty and inequality? Enthusiastic, tenacious, a great communicator, you must enjoy dealing with sector leaders and people with passion. Are you up for a challenge? If you like the sound of the above, then Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council (EVOC) is looking to recruit a skilled individual.

The Development Worker shall contribute to the development and delivery of the first phase of a multi-disciplinary, mixed model of preventative health, earlier intervention, social support and reablement which will integrate elements of the Community Led Support and Asset Based Community Development models to identify and deliver a number of test sites across Edinburgh. These sites will provide the opportunity for third, independent and statutory sector services to come together to deliver the aspirations of the incoming Edinburgh Health and Social Care Partnership Strategic Plan.

Application notes

Closing Date: 10am Wednesday 19 June 2019

Interviews will be held w/c 24 June 2019

Recruitment pack available at

EVOC’s purpose is to support, promote, develop and represent the Third Sector and we actively promote, participate in and contribute to partnership working between the voluntary, public, private and community sectors at a local and national level.

Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council is a company limited by guarantee SC173582 and is a registered Scottish charity SC009944