Go for Green Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £29,210 – £30,102 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th July 2021


  • Advertised from 25th June 2021
  • 28 hours per week. Two year fixed term post.

Role

Funding for this project has been provided by the Self Management Fund for Scotland administered on behalf of the Scottish Government by the Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) with support from the William Grant Foundation.

Your office base will be: 24 Westfield Avenue, Edinburgh, EH11 2QH but the majority of your work will be outdoors, within South West Edinburgh You may also work from home from time to time.

The aim of this post is to set up, manage and develop a new ‘Go for Green’ service to support and enable people who are vulnerable to poor health outcomes to access greenspace. We specifically aim to support people living with long term health conditions and people affected by poverty.

The post holder will be employed by Health All Round, a community health initiative which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of people living in the South West area of Edinburgh.

Taking a community development approach, the post holder will support local people to: identify personal outcomes and priorities; overcome barriers to achieving goals; support access & engagement with greenspace; facilitate peer support networks for long term health improvement.

Application notes

Applications can be downloaded below or visit Health All Round website: healthallround.org.uk

If you require the application in alternative formats or if you require any reasonable adjustments for interview, or for informal enquiries contact Catriona Windle: catriona@healthallround.org.uk

Closing date for applications: July 30th 2021

NB. An enhanced PVG check is required for this post


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