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Mentor Project Worker (West Lothian)

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • West Lothian (locally home based with regular work in West Lothian communities)
  • Closing 31st March 2023

  • Advertised from 17th March 2023
  • 17.5 hours per week– (Flexible days/hours)
  • P lus attractive employee benefits package
  • Job Ref: V441


Volunteering Matters

At Volunteering Matters we use volunteering’s unique power to bring people together and build stronger, more resilient communities across the UK.

We bring people together to resolve some of society’s most complex issues. From social isolation and loneliness; improving health and wellbeing; building skills, confidence, and opportunity; to ensuring young people can become change makers in their community, the impact that we make is great. And we won’t stop until everyone in the UK has the opportunity to thrive.

People-led and impact driven, we are a national charity that is deeply embedded in local areas across the UK. We operate in five regions: London and the South East; Wales and the West of England; East of England; the Midlands and North West England; and Scotland and North East England. We also have an Employee Volunteering Team with over 25 years’ experience, acting as a broker to provide tailor-made solutions to employers. We turn local knowledge and energy into action and progress, building stronger communities and a better future for all.

This is an exciting time to be joining the team. We’re changing the way we work to meet new ambitions and make sure our impact continues to grow alongside out business.

Role Purpose

ProjectScotland, part of the national charity Volunteering Matters, supports people to get on in life through the power of volunteering. We are looking to recruit a talented, dynamic, and professional Mentor Project Worker, to join our team in West Lothian. The right candidate would be someone who can work flexibly, and can demonstrate an understanding of, and commitment, to our organisational values.

Young people we support include those facing multiple barriers or disadvantage. Our support helps them to achieve positive outcomes for their future. As our Mentor Project Worker, you will work closely with our partner organisations locally to deliver a high quality, impactful mentoring service across West Lothian.

Application notes

To Apply:

• Send a CV and Cover Letter to stating which role/location you are applying for.

• Complete the Recruitment Monitoring Form

If you would like to have a discussion with the Hiring Manager prior to submitting your application, please request this from


Start date: ASAP

Closing date: Friday 7 April, 10am

Interview date and Location: w/b 17 April 2023