Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland
Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC037475

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government.  Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

Current vacancies

Policy and Information Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow - hybrid
  • Closing 29th November 2022

Are you a highly motivated individual, with excellent organisational skills, attention to detail and creative ideas for sharing content? Do you thrive working in busy environment in small team? The ALLIANCE are currently recruiting for the role of Policy and Information Officer.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Produce high quality information including: briefings, consultation responses, articles and presentations.
  • Monitor policy and Parliamentary activity and provide updates to staff and members.
  • Lead on production of the ALLIANCE’s weekly bulletin.

Develop opportunities for the ALLIANCE members to influence policy, for example through events, consultation sessions and surveys.

Support the delivery of the Health and Social Care Academy work programme, with a particular emphasis on policy and research related to transformational change.

If you have experience of policy work, are confident working with teams across organisations, have excellent administration skills and are passionate putting people at the centre, then the ALLIANCE would like to hear from you.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement (27 days annual leave, 13 public holidays);
  • Pension arrangements with employer/employee contributions;
  • Flexible working and work patterns;
  • Hybrid working;
  • Sick pay;
  • Enhanced maternity pay;
  • Time off in lieu;
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee assistance programme; staff support and counselling;
  • Learning and development opportunities;
  • Positive and supportive working environment.
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Sensory Hub Officer (Sight Loss)

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 14th April 2021

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:

  • Ensure people are at the centre, that their voices, expertise and rights drive policy and sit at the heart of design, delivery and improvement of support and services.
  • Support transformational change, towards approaches that work with individual and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production and independent living.
  • Champion and support the third sector as a vital strategic and delivery partner and foster better cross-sector understanding and partnership.

The Sensory Hub Officer (Sight Loss) forms an integral role within an exciting new team at The ALLIANCE – The Scottish Sensory Hub. This post will operate within the strategic aims of The ALLIANCE with an emphasis on the voice of lived experience, co-production and human rights.

The post will draw from the significant history and ethos of The Scottish Council on Visual Impairment (SCOVI) who are now joining The Scottish Sensory Hub as part of The ALLIANCE. SCOVI’s mission - for blind and partially sighted people throughout Scotland to lead independent and inclusive lives - will continue to be enshrined within The Sensory Hub.

The post holder will have the ability to develop and strengthen informed relationships across the Scottish sight loss sector and engage with the wider sensory sector. The role requires skill in working to your own initiative, as part of a wider team and the ability to manage competing priorities across a range of strategic policies and outcomes. The post holder will be a skilled coordinator and experienced networker. The ability to synthesise information, produce high quality reports, engage with research-led practice and to promote a rights-based approach across the sensory field is essential.

The successful applicant must be able to travel regularly throughout Scotland. A flexible approach to working hours is essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays will be required.

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Community Links Practitioner

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 17th May 2021

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland is an independent Scottish Charity and works with the Scottish Government as a strategic intermediary in health and social care with core funding for that purpose. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The aim of the Links Worker Programme is to support people to live well through strengthening connections between community resources and primary care in deprived areas in Scotland.

We are expanding our Links Worker Programme into new GP practices across the city.

We are recruiting for the following new full time and part time posts:

4 posts will be 0.6 FTE (21 hours) per week.

4 post will be 35 hours per week covering 2 practices.

The Community Links Practitioner will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. They will support them to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. Working collaboratively with individuals, the post holder will support them through decision making processes to help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address and help them to overcome any barriers to addressing these.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Senior Community Links Officer

  • Full time
  • £32,207
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 17th May 2021

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland is an independent Scottish Charity and works with the Scottish Government as a strategic intermediary in health and social care with core funding for that purpose. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The aim of the Links Worker Programme is to support people to live well through strengthening connections between community resources and primary care in deprived areas in Scotland.

We are expanding our Links Worker Programme into new GP practices across the city.

The Senior Community Links Officer (SCLO) will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of GP practice population living in an area affected by socio-economic deprivation and work collaboratively to manage a cohort of Community Links Practitioners (CLP) and providing support to the Programme Manager to ensure that the team is properly resourced and supported to fulfil their roles and responsibilities and deliver on outcomes.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well and have previous line management experience.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (The ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:

  • Ensure people are at the centre, that their voices, expertise and rights drive policy and sit at the heart of design, delivery and improvement of support and services.
  • Support transformational change, towards approaches that work with individual and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production and independent living.
  • Champion and support the third sector as a vital strategic and delivery partner and foster better cross-sector understanding and partnership.

The ALLIANCE is recruiting for a new Development Officer to work within the Development Team. This role will have a focus on Health and Social Care Integration and the Getting to Know GIRFEC programmes.

The Development Officer role sits within the strategic aims and outcomes of the ALLIANCE. This includes an emphasis on the voice of lived experience, person-centredness and human rights. The ALLIANCE will be working with an increased focus on Realistic Medicine, Health and Social Care Integration, the National Clinical Strategy, the Dementia Strategy, the Health and Social Care Delivery Plan and the incorporation of the UNCRC. The Development Officer role will be key in the co-production of these strategies and delivering the outcomes.

Working as part of a team, you will bring a sound understanding of involving people and communities to influence change.

The successful applicant must be able to travel regularly throughout Scotland. A flexible approach to working hours is essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays may be required.

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Community Links Practitioner

  • Full time or Part time
  • Circa £25,408
  • Glasgow & West Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 25th June 2021

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland is an independent Scottish Charity and works with the Scottish Government as a strategic intermediary in health and social care with core funding for that purpose. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The aim of the Links Worker Programme is to support people to live well through strengthening connections between community resources and primary care in deprived areas in Scotland.

We are expanding our Links Worker Programme into new GP practices across Glasgow and West Dunbartonshire.

The Community Links Practitioner will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. They will support them to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. Working collaboratively with individuals, the post holder will support them through decision making processes to help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address and help them to overcome any barriers to addressing these.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

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Senior Community Links Officer

  • Full time
  • £32,207
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 25th June 2021

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland is an independent Scottish Charity and works with the Scottish Government as a strategic intermediary in health and social care with core funding for that purpose. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The aim of the Links Worker Programme is to support people to live well through strengthening connections between community resources and primary care in deprived areas in Scotland.

We are expanding our Links Worker Programme into new GP practices across the city.

The Senior Community Links Officer (SCLO) will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of GP practice population living in an area affected by socio-economic deprivation and work collaboratively to manage a cohort of Community Links Practitioners (CLP) and providing support to the Programme Manager to ensure that the team is properly resourced and supported to fulfil their roles and responsibilities and deliver on outcomes.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well and have previous line management experience.

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This vacancy has now closed

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:

  • Ensure people are at the centre, that their voices, expertise and rights drive policy and sit at the heart of design, delivery and improvement of support and services.
  • Support transformational change, towards approaches that work with individual and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production and independent living.
  • Champion and support the third sector as a vital strategic and delivery partner and foster better cross-sector understanding and partnership.

The ALLIANCE is recruiting for a new Digital Health Assistant to work within the Digital Health and Care team. This role will be key in supporting the delivery of the Digital Health and Care programme outcomes, including that of Discover Digital and the Digital Citizen Panel, as well as any other current projects.

This role will involve working closely with a range of stakeholders in the third sector and wider Scottish digital health and care community. This includes people with long term conditions and their unpaid carers, third sector organisations, the NHS and the Scottish Government.

The successful applicant must be able to travel on occasion throughout Scotland. A flexible approach to working hours is essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays may be required.

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Community Links Practitioners

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 16th August 2021

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland is an independent Scottish Charity and works with the Scottish Government as a strategic intermediary in health and social care with core funding for that purpose. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The aim of the Links Worker Programme is to support people to live well through strengthening connections between community resources and primary care in deprived areas in Scotland.

We are expanding our Links Worker Programme into new GP practices across Glasgow. We are recruiting for the following posts: Community Links Practitioners

The Community Links Practitioner will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. They will support them to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. Working collaboratively with individuals, the post holder will support them through decision making processes to help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address and help them to overcome any barriers to addressing these.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Community Links Practitioners

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 22nd September 2021

Drumchapel 2 x 17.5 hours posts or 1 full time post

Shettleston 1 x 17.5 hours post

As a Community Links Practitioner, you will be embedded both in a GP practice, and within the community that that practice serves. You will work with anyone, with any issue, who needs help – the only condition is registration at the GP practice in which you are based.

You will have the opportunity to create bespoke and innovative solutions in collaboration with the people you support, and to signpost ways for individuals to live well, on their own terms, in their own community. The support that you deliver is defined through close and non-judgemental relationships, and through a continual process of engagement with the local community.

You will make a difference to people’s lives by being there to help when they need you. There are no limits to the number of contacts you may have – if you can provide help, you can be there. You will contribute to easing pressures on the GP practice and will help to improve the wellbeing of the practice team. This role will allow you to become a valued member of the community and will contribute significantly to community wellbeing and resilience. You will help people to help themselves in surprising and creative ways.

In applying for this job, you must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

Are you good with people, and driven to help people to live well?

Are you emotionally resilient, organised and creative?

Do you thrive in an environment where effective communication is key?

This is a very human role, where solutions are founded in trust and honest relationships. If you want to make a real and measurable impact on people’s lives, please consider applying.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Digital Network Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 1st October 2021

This role will be key in developing the Digital Citizen Panel to ensure people are at the heart of digital service design, delivery and improvement. The Digital Citizen Panel supports the work of the Digital Citizen Delivery Board by ensuring that people living in Scotland are able to influence the development of digital health and care services and apps based on their lived personal experiences.

If you have excellent communication skills, a strong evidenced understanding of digital healthcare, experience of partnership working, experience of developing resources and facilitating accessible training and an understanding of social research methods and evaluation principles and approaches then we would like to hear from you.

Successful applications must be able to travel on occasion throughout Scotland. A flexible approach to working hours is essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays may be required.

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Statistician/Data Analyst

  • Full time
  • £32,207
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 1st November 2021

We are recruiting for a Statistician/Data Analyst to provide high quality statistical information for a variety of programmes and projects including the Links Worker programme.

The ALLIANCE is engaged in a variety of complex activities designed to support significant change towards approaches that work with individuals and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production and independent living, and to support better cross sector understanding and partnership between the statutory and third sectors.

We are looking for someone with expertise in providing statistical support for a wide variety of projects. If you have very strong mathematical/statistical, analytical and IT problem solving skills we would like to hear from you.

You will be able to frame questions, identify clients' and colleagues' needs, identify what data are required, identify trends and anomalies, engage with practitioners to understand underlying reasons and emerging themes and engage with our policy team to generate policy recommendations. Strong quantitative analysis skills, and the ability to help to inform colleagues and collaborate on the design of robust qualitative studies are essential.

Ideally the successful candidate will have a PhD or MSc in a relevant numerate discipline and possess an interest and understanding of health and social care in Scotland. Experience in the use and interrogation of information systems, spreadsheets and databases is also required, as are excellent communication skills.

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Community Links Practitioners

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 22nd November 2021

Location:

Drumchapel 1 full time post

Shettleston 1 x 17.5 hours post

Pollok 1 x full time post

As a Community Links Practitioner, you will be embedded both in a GP practice, and within the community that the practice serves. You will work with anyone, with any issue, who needs help – the only condition is registration at the GP practice in which you are based.

You will have the opportunity to create bespoke and innovative solutions in collaboration with the people you support, and to signpost ways for individuals to live well, on their own terms, in their own community. The support that you deliver is defined through close and non-judgemental relationships, and through a continual process of engagement with the local community.

You will make a difference to people’s lives by being there to help when they need you. There are no limits to the number of contacts you may have – if you can provide help, you can be there. You will contribute to easing pressures on the GP practice and will help to improve the wellbeing of the practice team. This role will allow you to become a valued member of the community and will contribute significantly to community wellbeing and resilience. You will help people to help themselves in surprising and creative ways.

In applying for this job, you must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

Are you good with people, and driven to help people to live well?

Are you emotionally resilient, organised and creative?

Do you thrive in an environment where effective communication is key?

This is a very human role, where solutions are founded in trust and honest relationships. If you want to make a real and measurable impact on people’s lives, please consider applying.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Engagement Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 7th February 2022

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government. Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:

  • Ensure people are at the centre, that their voices, expertise, and rights drive policy and sit at the heart of design, delivery and improvement of support and services.
  • Support transformational change, towards approaches that work with individual and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production, and independent living.
  • Champion and support the third sector as a vital strategic and delivery partner and foster better cross-sector understanding and partnership.

The ALLIANCE is recruiting for a new Engagement Development Officer to join our Carer Voices team.

The Engagement Development Officer will play a key role in engaging with Carer Voices’ stakeholders and providing research and activity support to the Carer Voices programme and the wider ALLIANCE team.

The successful applicant must be able to travel regularly throughout Scotland. A flexible approach to working hours is essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays will be required.

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Development Officer – Membership and Storytelling

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Based in Glasgow (currently a hybrid of home and office working)
  • Closing 7th March 2022

The Membership and Storytelling Initiatives Development Officer role will sit within the strategic aims and outcomes of the ALLIANCE. This includes an emphasis on the voice of lived experience, person-centredness and human rights. A key responsibility of the Development Officer will be to maintain and develop the ALLIANCE’s membership and build on ALLIANCE storytelling initiatives.

The successful applicant must be able to travel throughout Scotland at times as the need arises. A flexible approach to working hours is therefore essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays may be required.

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Engagement Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Based in Glasgow (currently a hybrid of home and office working)
  • Closing 7th March 2022

The Engagement Development Officer will play a key role in engaging with Carer Voices’ stakeholders and providing research and activity support to the Carer Voices programme and the wider ALLIANCE team.

The successful applicant must be able to travel throughout Scotland at times as the need arises. A flexible approach to working hours is therefore essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays may be required.

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Community Links Practitioner x 4 vacancies

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • West Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 21st March 2022

The Community Links Practitioner will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. They will support them to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. Working collaboratively with individuals, the post holder will support them through decision making processes to help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address and help them to overcome any barriers to addressing these.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Digital Health and Social Care Programme Manager

  • Full time
  • £36,065
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 20th April 2022

Digital technologies play an increasingly important role in supporting health and social care in Scotland and around the world, and the ALLIANCE is excited to be advertising for the role of Digital Health and Social Care Programme Manager.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Provide vision, leadership and advice on the programme at national level
  • Identify third sector priorities and support capacity of the sector to engage and deliver
  • Develop and promote the role of the third sector and the voice of lived experience
  • Manage and co-ordinate a national programme of work
  • Build relationships and collaborate with relevant key stakeholders in digital health and social care communities in all sectors

If you have an understanding of digital health and social care in Scotland, are able to manage programmes and projects, as well as able to adopt co-production approaches to engaging with people and communities, and you are passionate putting people at the centre, then the ALLIANCE would like to hear from you.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu and learning and development opportunities. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.

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Community Links Practitioner (part-time)

Term: Fixed term until 30 April 2024 with possibility of extension

Hours: 20 hours per week

Salary: £25,408 pro-rata

Based in: West Dunbartonshire

Community Links Practitioner (part-time)

Term: Maternity Cover until end of February 2023

Hours: 21 hours per week

Salary: £25,408 pro-rata

Based in: Thornliebank, Glasgow

The ALLIANCE is excited to be recruiting for three new members of our Community Links Practitioner team.

You will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. You will support people to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. The post-holder will work collaboratively with individuals to support them through decision making processes and help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address; helping them overcome any barriers to addressing these.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu and learning and development opportunities. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Community Links Practitioner

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow and West Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 20th June 2022

The ALLIANCE is excited to be recruiting for new members of our Community Links Practitioner team. We are looking for full time and part time Community Links Practitioners that will be based in GP practices in either Glasgow or West Dunbartonshire. We are also looking to recruit for a part time Maternity Cover to be based in Yoker until the end of February 2023.

You will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. You will support people to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. The post-holder will work collaboratively with individuals to support them through decision making processes and help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address; helping them overcome any barriers to addressing these.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu and learning and development opportunities. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Fund Manager

  • Full time
  • £32,207
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 11th July 2022

The ALLIANCE Self Management Fund has been running since 2009 and we have allocated over £22 million to 374 projects across Scotland. We are looking for a new Fund Manager to oversee our Self Management Fund and be an integral member of our Self Management team.

The purpose of this role is to effectively lead, drive and manage the development, promotion, dispersal and evaluation of the Self Management Fund.

If you have experience of managing grants, supporting grant applications and evaluating the success of grants, and would like to support the development of co-produced self management activity across Scotland, then the ALLIANCE would like to hear from you.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu and learning and development opportunities. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.

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Events and Communications Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 1st August 2022

Are you a highly motivated individual, with excellent organisational skills, attention to detail and creative ideas for sharing content? Do you thrive working in busy environment in small team? Do you have a passion for accessible communication? The ALLIANCE are currently recruiting for the role of Events and Communications Officer.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Promote the work of the ALLIANCE, its programmes and members effectively using a range of communications tools
  • Proactively lead on content creation including social media campaigns, newsletter, press releases and website content
  • Help amplify the voice of lived experience using communication channels
  • Embed communications and events best practice across the organisation
  • Support ALLIANCE in-person, hybrid and online events

If you have experience of supporting communications and events, are confident working with teams across the organisations, have excellent administration skills and are passionate putting people at the centre, then the ALLIANCE would like to hear from you.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu and learning and development opportunities. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.

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Discover Digital Development Officer

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 19th July 2022

Digital technologies play an increasingly important role in supporting health and social care in Scotland and around the world, and the ALLIANCE is excited to be advertising for the role of Discover Digital Development Officer. The Discover Digital project aims to raise awareness of digital tools which promote health and wellbeing.

We are looking for someone who can:

• Use service design approaches to develop online and in person learning resources building on the existing Discover Digital guide

• Develop a Discover Digital roadshow package, also using service design principles

• Support the operation of the Discover Digital small grants scheme

• Assist with the overall activities of the ALLIANCE’s Digital Health and Social Care programme

If you have an understanding of digital health and social care in Scotland, are able to adopt service design approaches to engaging with people and communities, and you are passionate putting people at the centre, then the ALLIANCE would like to hear from you.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu, learning and development opportunities and a bike to work scheme. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk about flexible working.

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Community Links Practitioner

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow and West Dunbartonshire
  • Closing 15th August 2022

The ALLIANCE is excited to be recruiting for new members of our Community Links Practitioner team. We are looking for full time and part time Community Links Practitioners that will be based in GP practices in either Glasgow or West Dunbartonshire.

You will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. You will support people to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. The post-holder will work collaboratively with individuals to support them through decision making processes and help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address; helping them overcome any barriers to addressing these.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu and learning and development opportunities. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Digital Hub Assistant

  • Full time
  • £20,169
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 5th September 2022

The Digital Hub Assistant role will be key in supporting the delivery of the ALLIANCE’s Digital Hub’s outcomes.

This role will involve working closely with a range of stakeholders in the third sector and wider Scottish digital health and social care community. This includes people with long term conditions and their unpaid carers, third sector organisations, the NHS and the Scottish Government.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu, learning and development opportunities and a bike to work scheme. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk about flexible working.

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Digital Network Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 12th September 2022

The ALLIANCE is looking for a new team member to join the exciting and dynamic Digital Hub.

The purpose of this role is to manage, recruit to, and develop the Digital Citizen Panel to ensure people are at the heart of digital service design, delivery and improvement. The Digital Citizen Panel supports the work of the Scottish Government’s Digital Citizen Delivery Board by ensuring that people living in Scotland are able to influence the development of digital health and care services and apps based on their lived personal experiences.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu, learning and development opportunities and a bike to work scheme. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk about flexible working.

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Service Designer

  • Full time
  • £32,207
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 12th September 2022

The ALLIANCE is looking for a new team member to join the exciting and dynamic Digital Hub.

The purpose of this role is to support the delivery of the “Democratising Access to Community Services” project. This is funded by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) funding as part of the Healthy Ageing Challenge and will lead to a number of exciting developments to ALISS – A Local Information System for Scotland. As a co-produced system, embedding service design principles and user research are key to the success of all innovations in ALISS.

The successful applicant must be able to travel throughout Scotland at times as the need arises. A flexible approach to working hours is therefore essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays may be required.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu, learning and development opportunities and a bike to work scheme. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk about flexible working.

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User Researcher

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 12th September 2022

The ALLIANCE is looking for a new team member to join the exciting and dynamic Digital Hub.

The purpose of this role is to support the delivery of the “Democratising Access to Community Services” project. This is funded by UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) funding as part of the Healthy Ageing Challenge and will lead to a number of exciting developments to ALISS – A Local Information System for Scotland. As a co-produced system, embedding service design principles and user research are key to the success of all innovations in ALISS.

The successful applicant must be able to travel throughout Scotland at times as the need arises. A flexible approach to working hours is therefore essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays may be required.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu, learning and development opportunities and a bike to work scheme. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk about flexible working.

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The ALLIANCE is looking for a new team member to join the exciting and dynamic integration, lived experience and engagement hub.

The purpose of this role is to develop and deliver the ALLIANCE’s work to ensure the experiences and rights of disabled children and young people are at the heart of policy, service design, and improvement initiatives. The Getting to Know GIRFEC programme supports the work of the Scottish Government’s Disabled Children and Young People’s team by ensuring that disabled children and young people and their families experiences are able to influence the implementation of Scottish Government’s flagship policy Getting it Right for Every Child (GIRFEC).

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu, learning and development opportunities and a bike to work scheme. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk about flexible working.

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Community Links Practitioner

  • Full time
  • £25,408
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 10th October 2022

The ALLIANCE is excited to be recruiting for new members of our Community Links Practitioner team. We are looking for full time Community Links Practitioners that will be based in GP practices in Glasgow.

You will provide a person-centred service that is responsive to the needs and interests of a GP practice population. You will support people to identify issues that affect their ability to live well. The post-holder will work collaboratively with individuals to support them through decision making processes and help them decide upon the issues that they would like to address; helping them overcome any barriers to addressing these.

You must have experience of working with people who are experiencing complex social and emotional circumstances, and a strong understanding of the challenges faced by people living in areas of socio-economic deprivation in relation to living well.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu and learning and development opportunities. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk flexible working.

PVG Scheme membership is required for this post.

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Sensory Hub Officer (Hearing Loss)

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,408 – £31,570
  • Glasgow – hybrid working
  • Closing 24th October 2022

The Sensory Hub Officer (Hearing Loss) forms an integral role within a dynamic team at The ALLIANCE – The Sensory Hub.

The post holder will have the ability to develop and strengthen relationships across the Scottish deaf and hearing loss sector and engage with the wider sensory sector. The role requires skill in working to your own initiative, as part of a wider team and the ability to manage competing priorities across a range of strategic policies and outcomes. The post holder will be a skilled coordinator and experienced networker. The ability to produce information, produce high quality reports, engage with research-led practice and to promote a rights-based approach across the sensory field is essential.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from generous annual leave entitlement, enhanced maternity and sick pay, time off in lieu, learning and development opportunities and a bike to work scheme. The ALLIANCE is a healthy working lives employer and encourages a healthy work life balance and is happy to talk about flexible working.

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Sensory Hub Programme Manager

  • Full time
  • £36,065 – £38,903
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 18th November 2022

The ALLIANCE has an exciting opportunity to join our team as Sensory Hub Programme Manager. As Programme Manager you will lead on all aspects of developing, managing and co-ordinating the Sensory Hub. This includes working with colleagues from Scottish Government, third sector and people with lived experience of sensory loss to achieve the programme aims, objectives and deliverables.

You will be confident and capable, and have a good understanding of the political and policy environment in Scotland, particularly in relation to sensory loss. Experience of managing teams and programmes and demonstrating impact are essential.

As an ALLIANCE employee you will benefit from:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement (27 days annual leave, 13 public holidays);
  • Pension arrangements with employer/employee contributions;
  • Flexible working and work patterns;
  • Hybrid working;
  • Sick pay;
  • Enhanced maternity pay;
  • Time off in lieu;
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee assistance programme; staff support and counselling;
  • Learning and development opportunities;
  • Positive and supportive working environment.

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