Evidence and Influencing Officer (Young People with Care Experience)

  • Full time
  • £23,784 – £28,314
  • Glasgow (City Centre)
  • Closing 6th September 2019


  • Advertised from 13th August 2019
  • Start Date: TBC. Hours: 35 hours/week (with some evening and weekend work). Fixed-term contract for 12 months.

Role

The Life Changes Trust is looking to appoint an Evidence and Influencing Officer to our Young People with Care Experience Programme for a fixed term of 12 months.

The role will be responsible for supporting the delivery of the Young People with Care Experience Programme evaluation and influencing activities. Although you will work with the Young People with Care Experience programme in the first instance, you may be required to work across both programmes (Young People with Care Experience and People Affected by Dementia) at a later stage in the Trust’s life.

Requirements

Educated to degree level in a relevant field or with equivalent relevant work experience, it is essential that the successful candidate has an understanding of the Trust’s beneficiary groups, or an ability and willingness to develop this.

Please read the full job description before you apply.

Application notes

For more information, a job description and details of how to apply, please see our website: lifechangestrust.org.uk/jobs-and-opportunities

The closing date is Friday 6 September 2019 at 5pm with interviews held 23 September 2019.

Late applications will not be accepted.

The Life Changes Trust is an independent Scottish charity, established in April 2013 with a ten year, £50 million “spend-out” endowment from the National Lottery Community Fund (formerly the Big Lottery Fund).

The Trust’s mission is to facilitate and support transformational and sustainable improvements in the quality of life, well-being, empowerment and inclusion of two key groups in Scotland:

· Young people with care experience

· People affected by dementia

This is a great opportunity to work with a visionary charity which is committed to investing in real and sustainable improvements in the lives of our beneficiaries.

The Life Changes Trust is a time-limited organisation established from April 2013 until March 2023.

For more information about the Trust please see lifechangestrust.org.uk