This vacancy has now closed

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.


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

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.