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Network Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £24,908
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 20th August 2019

  • Advertised from 6th August 2019
  • Permanent . 35 hours per week.


The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:

  • Ensure people are at the centre, that their voices, expertise and rights drive policy and sit at the heart of design, delivery and improvement of support and services.
  • Support transformational change, towards approaches that work with individual and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production and independent living.
  • Champion and support the third sector as a vital strategic and delivery partner and foster better cross-sector understanding and partnership.

The Network Development Officer will develop the ALLIANCE’s networks and ensure effective involvement of members, stakeholders and the voice of people with lived experience in the ALLIANCE’S work.

You will have strong communication skills, experience of developing and managing a network, database skills, an ability to produce information in a range of formats together with a strong understanding of the ALLIANCE’s agenda and the ability to work as part of a wider team.

Annual leave entitlement is 25 days per annum plus 12 public holidays. The leave year runs from 1st April to 31st March.

Application notes

For an application pack please see our website at, or contact HR on Tel: 0141 404 0231, or email us at

Closing date for applications is 9 am on Tuesday 20 August 2019. Please ensure that you clearly mark the role for which you are applying.

Interviews will be held week beginning Monday 2 September 2019.