We are looking for a West Highland Project and Partnerships Assistant to join Samaritans on a 12 month fixed term contract. This role will provide event, promotion, engagement, and communications support to a major new Samaritans project, focused on lone and isolated workers in the west Highlands and Skye, funded by the Scottish Government.
The project will work with the local community and agencies, and Samaritans staff and volunteers, to: Increase awareness of Samaritans’ suicide prevention offer and wider supports, encouraging help seeking behaviour; develop bespoke local campaigns; create and offer new learning resources; commission new research and promote new volunteering opportunities.
This is a great new opportunity to work for a well-known and respected organisation. This role will see the tangible benefits of extending Samaritans’ reach within the local community.
Closing date: 15/05/22