This vacancy has now closed

Resource & Administration Officer (About Dementia)

  • Full time
  • £23,100 – £25,200
  • Scotland based: hybrid blend of office (Edinburgh) and home working
  • Closing 30th September 2022

  • Advertised from 13th September 2022
  • Salary depending on experience. 35 hours per week. Fixed Term until 31/03/2024


Age Scotland is the national charity for older people. We work to improve the lives of everyone over the age of 50 so that they can love later life.

We support and enable hundreds of communities and older people’s groups across Scotland. We provide information, friendship and advice through our free helpline and publications. We tackle loneliness and isolation with our Friendship Line and much more.

We work in Scotland with older people’s groups who provide vital activities and services for older people in their local community. We campaign on the issues that older people tell us are important to them.

Our About Dementia Team are looking for a Resource & Administration Officer to:

  • To provide high quality administrative support to the team including managing and maintaining information and data storage systems in line with GDPR.
  • To be the first point of contact for enquiries about the project and our events.
  • To support the work of the About Dementia team.
  • To support the administration of our grants programmes.

The post will be a hybrid blend of office based (in Edinburgh) and home-based work. At least 40% of the working week will be based at our office in Causewayside, Edinburgh.

In return for your expertise and commitment to our values you’ll receive a generous holiday allowance, a range of learning and development opportunities, optional healthcare benefits and a contributory pension scheme with employer contributions of up to 9%.

Application notes

Full details of the role are available from our website: Alternatively, you can call 0333 323 2400.

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 30th September 2022

Interviews will take place in Edinburgh on Monday 10th October 2022

Age Scotland, part of the Age Network, is an independent charity dedicated to improving the later lives of older people on the ageing journey, within a charitable company limited by guarantee and registered in Scotland. Reg No: 153343 Charity No: SC010100. Registered Office: Causewayside House, 160 Causewayside, Edinburgh EH9 1PR.