VIP Coordinator

  • Full time or Part time
  • £23,500 – £26,434
  • Edinburgh with flexible and hybrid working
  • Closing 28th January 2022

  • Advertised from 14th January 2022
  • Full time (37.5 hours a week), with part time considered. Duration: Permanent.
  • Pension: 5% employee, 3% employer contributions. Life Assurance : 4 times salary. Holidays: 28 days annual leave plus 10 public holidays.


People Know How have a unique opportunity for a VIP Coordinator to join our team. You’ll be responsible for supporting and managing VIPs (Volunteers, Interns and Placement students) through recruitment, induction, training and continuous professional development. The role will support ongoing improvements to ensure we have a team best equipped and supported to ensure People Know How continues to deliver the most productive and impactful difference to communities aligned to the strategy vision, mission and values. This role includes developing positive collaborative relationships with all stakeholders.

People Know How is a Scottish social innovation charity based in Edinburgh and East Lothian. We work with people and communities to develop innovative strategies and services to address social issues both locally and nationally. Our aim is to support and empower both individuals and organisations to mobilise their assets and realise their true potential People often don’t realise that they know how, and that’s where we come in – unlocking ideas for a better future, today. We call this social innovation.

Application notes

This post closes at 12pm on Friday 28 January, with interviews held on 4 February.

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