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Old's Cool Intergenerational Project Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,507 – £31,605 pro-rata
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 17th April 2019

  • Advertised from 29th March 2019
  • 18 hours/week. Salary: SCP 27-34 (currently £25,507 - £31,605 award pending) pro rata. For a period of 3 years from start date (provisionally 1st May 2019).


The Old’s Cool project will train and support young people to facilitate intergenerational activities with older people in their community, and to record and present their work to the wider community in a medium of their choice.

This project was funded by the Paul Hamlyn Foundation for three years from 2015-18, culminating in the publication of the Old’s Cool toolkit ( The new project is funded for three years by Young Start. It has a wider focus than the previous project, including work with young people recruited from our community based youth work services, as well as those referred through local high schools.

Application notes

Please e-mail: to request an application pack or see attachments below.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 17th April, 12.00 noon 2019.

Interviews are provisionally scheduled to take place on Thursday 25th April 2019.