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Deputy Area Welfare Manager

  • Full time
  • £20,235 – £21,300
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th April 2019

  • Advertised from 28th March 2019
  • Salary: *£20,235 - £21,300 (* Starting Salary). Fixed Term up to 12 Months. Hours of work: Full time 37 ½ Hours Per Week.


When one of the Royal Air Force family needs a friend, they turn to the RAF Association. We make sure serving and veteran RAF personnel (and their families) get the support they deserve.

We are looking for a Deputy Area Welfare Manager (DAWM) to provide support to the Area Welfare Manager (AWM) and to deputise in their absence.

The Deputy Area Welfare Manager will carry a delegated welfare caseload of complex cases and undertake specific administrative duties within the Area Welfare Department. To assist the AWM in supporting Area welfare volunteers, caseworkers and branches in their welfare work. Develop good working relationships with other charities and statutory services in the welfare sector.

The ideal candidate will have a strong administrative background with good attention to detail and methodical, organised working practices and written skills. They will also have good knowledge of welfare service and systems, good working knowledge of using I.T, specifically Word, Outlook, Excel and the Internet.

An Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check is required for this post . A driving licence and access to own vehicle is required.

We offer an attractive benefits package including 10% employer pension contribution, 36 days of holiday per annum and excellent further development opportunities.

Application notes

If you are interested please call our HR team on 0116 268 8754 or email us on for an information pack, which is also available to download on our website

To apply, you should fill in the application form in the information pack and send it to

No agencies or CVs please.

The closing date for all applications is 19th April 2019

Interviews will be held on 22nd April 2019 in Edinburgh