This vacancy has now closed

Day Care Officer

  • Part time
  • £19,600 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 9th November 2019

  • Advertised from 10th October 2019
  • Working Hours and Pattern: 2.5 days per week, working generally Monday to Friday during normal business hours.


The Eric Liddell Centre (Scottish Charity Number SC003147) is a local care charity and community hub founded in 1980 in memory of the 1924 Olympic 400m gold medalist, Eric Liddell. Our mission is to be at the heart of the community, enhancing health and wellbeing and improving people’s lives.

The Day Care Officer (DCO) is an integral part of the day-to-day operations of the day care provision for people with a diagnosis of dementia or cognitive impairment. The DCO will have a hands on approach to assisting with the supervision of activities and volunteers. The DCO works closely with the other team members to ensure that the highest quality of service is provided.

The Centre requires an experienced and enthusiastic individual to assist in the provision of day care for older people with dementia. SVQ3 in care is required.

The service is funded by City of Edinburgh Council.

Application notes

Closing date: 9th November 2019

Please complete the application form (attached below) and send with a covering letter to:

Caroline Heenan, Day Care Manager, Eric Liddell Centre, 15 Morningside Road, Edinburgh EH10 4DP

Or email the application form, along with a covering letter to: