Employment Support Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,500
  • Edinburgh (On site)
  • Closing 27th May 2024

  • Advertised from 9th May 2024
  • 35 hours per week.


LCIL is a user-led organisation providing a range of services that enable Disabled People to live independently in the community of their choice.

Would you like to make a difference to someone’s life?

We are currently looking for an Employment Support Officer to support an established team whose joint approach is to provide an inclusive service for carers in all aspects of Independent Living.

Ideally, you will have experience and understanding of Self-Directed Support and have current experience of managing a caseload, working one-to-one with individuals including unpaid carers and disabled people.

After initial training in the office environment, this post will be a mix of office, home and outreach based working. The post is part of a project in partnership with VOCAL (Voice of Carers Across Lothian) and will include regular meetings and close work alongside VOCAL colleagues.

Successful applicants subject to PVG.

Application notes

If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process, please contact Iain McGregor via HR@lothiancil.org.uk.

Application packs available by Tel: 0131 475 2350. Or download below, or from lothiancil.org.uk

Closing date for applications: Monday 27th May 2024 at 5pm.

Interviews will take place: Week commencing 17th June 2024.

LCIL is an equal opportunities employer. Applications from disabled people are particularly welcome. We are also a disability confident employer and as such, if you require any support during any part of the recruitment process, please contact HR@lothiancil.org.uk

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