Resource and Administration Officer

  • Full time
  • £22,000 – £24,000
  • Scotland based: hybrid blend of office (Edinburgh) and home working
  • Closing 23rd May 2022

  • Advertised from 4th May 2022
  • Salary depending on experience. 35 hours per week. Permanent


Age Scotland is the national charity for older people. We work to improve the lives of everyone over the age of 50 so that they can love later life.

We support and enable hundreds of communities and older people’s groups across Scotland. We provide information, friendship and advice through our free helpline and publications. We tackle loneliness and isolation with our Friendship Line and much more.

We work in Scotland with older people’s groups who provide vital activities and services for older people in their local community. We campaign on the issues that older people tell us are important to them.

Our Community Development Team are looking for a Resource and Administration Officer to:

  • To support the work of the Community Development team, providing high quality information and administration.
  • To be a central source of information and support to Age Scotland members, developing good professional relationships with members and ensuring that they are at the heart of Age Scotland’s work.
  • To support the administration of Community Development events and the Community Grants Programme.
  • To develop, monitor and review systems and procedures to ensure maximum organisational effectiveness.

The post will be a hybrid blend of office based (in Edinburgh) and home-based work. At least 40% of the working week will be based at our office in Causewayside, Edinburgh.

In return for your expertise and commitment to our values you’ll receive a generous holiday allowance, a range of learning and development opportunities, optional healthcare benefits and a contributory pension scheme with employer contributions of up to 9%.

Application notes

Full details of the role are available from our website: Alternatively, you can call 0333 323 2400.

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 23rd May 2022

Interviews will take place in Edinburgh on Thursday 2nd June 2022

Age Scotland, part of the Age Network, is an independent charity dedicated to improving the later lives of older people on the ageing journey, within a charitable company limited by guarantee and registered in Scotland. Reg No: 153343 Charity No: SC010100. Registered Office: Causewayside House, 160 Causewayside, Edinburgh EH9 1PR.