Living Wage Project Assistant

Living Wage Scotland currently has a vacancy for a Living Wage Project Assistant. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to a high profile national project that engages with employers of all sizes and sectors within Scotland. Living Wage accreditation has been one of the most successful civil society campaigns in Scotland and the UK in recent years.

Working within a small team based at the Poverty Alliance, the successful candidate will play a crucial role in ensuring that more employers and workers benefit from the real Living Wage. The Project Assistant will be responsible for supporting internal and external communications, the development and updating of materials relevant to the projects aims e.g. case studies, web materials, articles, promotional resources and process documents.

The contract duration would be fixed term until March 2021.

Post: Living Wage Project Assistant
Salary: AP3, Point 23, £23,248 + 6% Pension
Working hours: Full time, 35 hours per week
Based: Glasgow, with travel throughout Scotland

This post will suit a creative individual who not only has excellent verbal and written communication skills and outstanding origination and prioritisation abilities but also a strong commitment to the struggle for social justice and a desire to tackle in-work poverty.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, 31 July 2019
Interview Date: 19 August 2019

Job Description
Application Form
Equal Opps Form

Please return completed applications forms, with reference number LWPA2019 in the subject line to:

For more information about the role, please contact Jack Evans on 0141 353 0440.

All applications will be acknowledged. Please note that we will not accept CVs.

The Poverty Alliance aims to be an equal opportunities employer.  We welcome applications from any person who can demonstrate that they meet the requirements for the post. Living Wage Scotland is financially supported by the Scottish Government.

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