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Befriending Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £24,406
  • Lochgelly, Fife
  • Closing 26th April 2019

  • Advertised from 28th March 2019
  • 35 hours per week, fixed term appointment initially for 1 year, with extension to years two and three subject to project success.


Fife Young Carers is a highly regarded charitable organisation based in Lochgelly which provides Fife wide support to children and young adults who care for members of their family who are affected by illness or disability.

We require a Befriending Coordinator to market and deliver an exciting new project. You will be responsible for providing a befriending service to Young Carers who are socially isolated and for recruiting and supporting a network of volunteer befrienders.

You must be enthusiastic, have a flexible and creative approach to problem-solving, be computer literate, an effective networker, self-starter and proven team player. Experience of training volunteers and supporting young people in the above context would be an advantage.

Application notes

Application documents can be downloaded below.

Please e-mail completed application form (no CVs) to:

Closing Date: Friday 26th April 2019 by 5.00pm

Interview Date: Wednesday 8th May 2019

Fife Young Carers is a Registered Charity. Scottish Charity No: SC047519