Edinburgh Events Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £26,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 10th January 2020

  • Advertised from 4th December 2019
  • Temporary until the end of March 2021. 20 hours per week. (40hrs FTE)


Exciting times! get2gether has just celebrated its 7th birthday and we believe we’ve achieved a lot – we organise social opportunities for adults with disabilities in Edinburgh and the Lothians and our membership is growing. Thanks to continued funding from the National Lottery and Scottish Government our future is secure until at least March 2021.

As Edinburgh Events Co-ordinator, you will be organising a range of ‘ordinary’ events in ‘ordinary’ places in co-production with our members. You’ll be attending and facilitating these events (including evenings and weekends). You will work closely with our Ambassadors, Events Team and members, encouraging them towards greater independence.

The successful candidate will demonstrate

  • excellent planning and co-ordinating skills
  • The ability to network and build strong relationships with members and potential members
  • Skills in networking across all sectors
  • An understanding of person–centred working
  • Strong inter-personal skills
  • Initiative, enthusiasm and flexibility

Application notes

Please download the job description and letter to applicants for details of how to apply.

Completed applications must be e-mailed to admin@get2gether.org.uk by noon, Friday 10th January 2020, quoting Events Co-ordinator.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 21st January or Wednesday 22nd January 2020.

get2gether c/o Thistle Foundation, 13 Queen’s Walk, Edinburgh, EH16 4EA

A Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) SC043027