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Authentic Voices Project Manager

  • Part time
  • £30,363 – £33,737 pro-rata
  • Dundee (On site)
  • Closing 27th May 2024

  • Advertised from 10th May 2024
  • 28 hours per week, fixed term for 18 months


DVVA and the Protecting People Strategic Support Team based within Dundee Health and Social Care Partnership are seeking a passionate and dedicated Authentic Voices Project Manager to play a pivotal role in amplifying the voices and experiences of individuals with lived experience within strategic planning and decision-making forums. This will include an initial focus on the protecting people partnerships and committees. This position is instrumental in supporting a whole system culture shift in strategic spaces and ensuring that the needs, perspectives, and insights of the individuals we serve are authentically represented and integrated into the development and improvement of our programs and initiatives.

The post holder will be employed by Dundee Volunteer Voluntary Action and co-located to work as a member of the Protecting People Strategic Support Team (based within Dundee Health and Social Care Partnership).

Ideally you’ll have experience of supporting the engagement of people with lived experience as well as networking with a variety of partners and stakeholders. You’ll be able to balance the differing needs and expectations of those you are working with to facilitate successful working relationships and outcomes. Qualified to degree level in a relevant subject, and with significant working experience, you’ll have experience of project management and delivering change programmes.

Job description and person specification

Application notes

If this sounds like you, please apply via our website. Please note that secondments to this exciting post will be considered.

If you have any queries regarding this role, please contact Melanie Hyatt, Lead Officer Protecting People on 07810507316 or email

Subject to a satisfactory Disclosure Scotland check and references.

Dundee Volunteer and Voluntary Action strives to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

The deadline for submitting applications is Monday 27th May at 12 noon

Interviews will be held on Friday 14th June