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Social Isolation Project Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £17,550 – £19,500
  • Dundee
  • Closing 10th November 2020

  • Advertised from 26th October 2020
  • Post 1: 35 hours per week, fixed-term for one year; Post 2: 17.5 hours per week, permanent post


Are you interested in joining a dynamic and vibrant team who play a vital role in supporting individuals and communities to become more connected and resilient? We are seeking two individuals with excellent communication and organisational skills to join the team at Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action’s Social Isolation Team. We provide people who are lonely, isolated and/or vulnerable with the information, guidance and practical support they need through multi-layered and diverse levels of intervention.

We are looking for team players with great communication skills and with experience of working with people from diverse backgrounds. You will have a good knowledge of volunteering and of health and wellbeing, in particular loneliness and social isolation. If you think you could drive forward this area of work and want to make a difference to social isolation in Dundee, visit our website for more information and to download an application form. The successful candidates will be subject to a PVG check.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action strives to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. The deadline for submitting applications is 12 noon on Tuesday 10th November. Interviews are expected to be held the week commencing 16th November.