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Employer Support Officer

  • Part time
  • £31,766 pro-rata
  • VOCAL’s Edinburgh Carer Hub at 60 Leith Walk with occasional meetings at VOCAL’s Midlothian Carer Centre
  • Closing 29th May 2023

  • Advertised from 8th May 2023
  • £16.91 per hour. Permanent, 28 hours per week (ideally worked over 4 days, final arrangement to be agreed with successful candidate).


VOCAL (Voice of Carers Across Lothian) is seeking a talented and enthusiastic Employer Support Officer to work directly with VOCAL’s employer partners and their carer networks, to: provide information and advice; develop policy and practice; support carer-related workplace initiatives; and provide support in the delivery of training.

The successful candidate will have: a good understanding of issues affecting carers, particularly for carers balancing employment with caring responsibilities; a general understanding of employment policy and practice, or willingness to learn; and an understanding of the private, public and third sector employer landscape in Scotland. They will have excellent interpersonal skills, able to network and work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders at all levels, combined with strong IT and organisational skills.

Application notes

Download the person specification / job description. Complete the application form and equal opportunities form and return to or by post to HR, VOCAL, 60 Leith Walk, Edinburgh, EH6 5HB

We welcome applications from under-represented minority groups.

Closing date: Monday, 29 May 2023, noon

Interviews: w/c 12 June 2023