The postholder will be part of the development of a Short Breaks & Respitality Hub in Edinburgh and the Lothians, with a lead role for managing the short breaks service in Midlothian (Wee Breaks Midlothian).

Salary: 22.5 hours/wk £28,200 – £30,500 (pro rata)
Location: Midlothian Carers Centre, Dalkeith and work across the Lothians with occasional visits to other parts of Scotland.
Closing date: Friday, 4 August 2017, noon
Interviews: Wednesday 16 August 2017

Applicants should have an excellent knowledge of health and social care services and policy, in particular around short breaks for carers along with experience in developing and sustaining meaningful partnerships with a wide variety of agencies.

Please download the job description and application pack below and return your application marked ‘Short Breaks & Respitality Development Officer’ to jobs@vocal.org.uk or by post to:
VOCAL Carer Centre, 8-13 Johnston Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2PW by 12 noon on Friday, 4 August 2017.