Independent Living Officer

  • Full time
  • £24,500
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th August 2022


  • Advertised from 3rd August 2022
  • 6 months contract (may be extended dependent on funding) 35.75 hours per week.

Role

LCIL is a user-led organisation providing a range of services that enable Disabled People to live independently in the community of their choice. Would you like to make a difference to someone’s life?

We are currently looking for an Independent Living Officer to support an established team whose joint approach is to provide an inclusive service to Service Users in all aspects of Independent Living. This will be an initial contract for 6 months but may be extended – dependent on funding.

You ideally will have some experience and understanding of self-directed support and have current experience holding a caseload, working 1-1 with individuals.

You will use your communication skills to support our service users.

Ideally, you will have previous experience of working within a similar environment. You should be a quick learner.

After initial training in the office environment, this post will be a mix of working from home and office based.

If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Iain McGregor on 07712 341 929

Application notes

Application packs available by Tel: 0131 475 2350. Or download from lothiancil.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 19th August 2022 at noon.

LCIL is an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people are particularly welcome. We are also a disability confident employer and as such, if you require any support during any part of the recruitment process, please contact HR@lothiancil.org.uk

A company Limited by Guarantee. Registered in Scotland 129392. Charity No SC/017954


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