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Energy Advice Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £25,935 pro-rata
  • 20/1 Westfield Avenue, EH11 2TT
  • Closing 30th September 2022

  • Advertised from 7th September 2022
  • 21 hours per week (Pro rata salary: £15,561)


Background information

The Welcoming Association is a charity that works with asylum seekers, refugees and migrants in Edinburgh. We won the 2021 Ashden Award for Greener Communities, and three of our volunteers also won prestigious prizes at the Inspiring Volunteer Awards 2021.

Purpose of the role

The Energy Advice Coordinator will hold overall responsibility for The Welcoming’s Home Energy programme, funded through the Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme. The two-year project aims to tackle and prevent fuel poverty and associated risks by providing free and impartial home energy advice and support to New Scots households in Edinburgh.

Please see the Job Description and Person Specification for further information.

Additional information

Please note that you must already be eligible to work in the UK to be employed by The Welcoming Association.

The post holder’s base location will be The Welcoming’s office on 20/1 Westfield Avenue, Edinburgh, EH11 2TT. The role will also involve visiting service users’ homes in the Edinburgh area to carry out home energy visits.

Application notes

For any informal enquiries, please contact The Welcoming Association’s Befriending Manager, Chiara Puppi, 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday on 07927 359 930, or by emailing:

The closing date for this position is 5pm on Friday 30th September.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 11th October.

An application form is available for download below.

Please send applications to