Part-time Development Worker Vacancy (21 hrs)

Food & Health Development Worker – Part-time – 21 hours (£23,078 pro rata)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated worker to join our team delivering Food and Health work across Edinburgh. The post will cover various aspects of Food and Health work delivered by Edinburgh Community Food (ECF) across the city. The key aspects will be the development and delivery of a programme of food and health training, cooking and nutrition courses, development work to increase access to affordable food and work relating to food poverty issues.

The duties of this post include:

(a) Willow Project – (12hrs per week). The hours are normally required to be worked 10.30am to 2.30pm on Mon, Tues and Thurs. Willow is a partnership project between NHS Lothian, City of Edinburgh Council and Sacro to address the social, health and welfare needs of women in the criminal justice system. ECF delivers the healthy lunch and food and nutrition element of the programme.

(b) Food and Health Development Work (9hrs per week) - creating and delivering activities addressing food and health issues in the community, working in partnership with other local agencies and identifying and developing resources to support community-based food and health work.


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Closing date: Friday 8 September 2017

Interviews will be week beginning Monday 11 September 2017