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Policy and Information Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow - hybrid
  • Closing 29th November 2022


  • Advertised from 11th November 2022
  • Maternity Cover – ends September 2023, 35 hours per week

Role

Are you a highly motivated individual, with excellent organisational skills, attention to detail and creative ideas for sharing content? Do you thrive working in busy environment in small team? The ALLIANCE are currently recruiting for the role of Policy and Information Officer.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Produce high quality information including: briefings, consultation responses, articles and presentations.
  • Monitor policy and Parliamentary activity and provide updates to staff and members.
  • Lead on production of the ALLIANCE’s weekly bulletin.

Develop opportunities for the ALLIANCE members to influence policy, for example through events, consultation sessions and surveys.

Support the delivery of the Health and Social Care Academy work programme, with a particular emphasis on policy and research related to transformational change.

If you have experience of policy work, are confident working with teams across organisations, have excellent administration skills and are passionate putting people at the centre, then the ALLIANCE would like to hear from you.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement (27 days annual leave, 13 public holidays);
  • Pension arrangements with employer/employee contributions;
  • Flexible working and work patterns;
  • Hybrid working;
  • Sick pay;
  • Enhanced maternity pay;
  • Time off in lieu;
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee assistance programme; staff support and counselling;
  • Learning and development opportunities;
  • Positive and supportive working environment.

Application notes

For an application pack please see our website at alliance-scotland.org.uk, or contact HR at hr@alliance-scotland.org.uk.

Application forms must be returned in Word or similar format.

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Closing date for applications is 9:00 am on Tuesday 29 November 2022.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 7 December 2022.

About the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:

  • Ensure people are at the centre, that their voices, expertise, and rights drive policy and sit at the heart of design, delivery and improvement of support and services.
  • Support transformational change, towards approaches that work with individual and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production, and independent living.
  • Champion and support the third sector as a vital strategic and delivery partner and foster better cross-sector understanding and partnership.

For details on how your applications will be dealt with in line with GDPR please see ourprivacy notice.


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