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Friendship Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £25,002
  • Scotland based: hybrid blend of office (Edinburgh) and home working
  • Closing 1st February 2023

  • Advertised from 9th January 2023
  • 35 hours per week. Permanent.


Sadly, thousands of older people in Scotland feel lonely and isolated and we want you to help change that!

With responsibility for the day-to-day co-ordination of our telephone-based friendship services, you will help create a culture that promotes inclusion and diversity, flexibility, productivity, creativity, innovation and growth.

People-centred, you will work closely with the friendship manager and head of information, advice and friendship services to implement the friendship strategy to attract and retain talent and create an environment where staff and volunteers feel valued and supported to do their very best.

Living our values, you will approach the role with integrity, while involving, inspiring and empowering our teams, so together we can create better outcomes for older people in Scotland.

Application notes

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

Closing date: 12 noon Wednesday 1st of February

Interviews will take place in Edinburgh on Friday 10th February 2023

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.