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Posted: 2018-04-16 08:29:42


The Living Wage has been one of the most successful civil society campaigns in Scotland and the UK in recent years. Not only has it won cross party political support, and gained increased acceptance amongst employers, it has also delivered tangible benefits for thousands of workers.

Living Wage Scotland currently have vacancies for Living Wage Accreditation Officers. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to a high profile national project that engages with employers of all sizes and sectors within Scotland.

Working within a small team, the successful candidates will play a crucial role in ensuring that more employers and workers benefit from the Living Wage. The Accreditation Officers will be responsible for engaging with employers and contributing to the development and updating of materials relevant to the projects aims (case studies, web materials, articles, promotional resources, etc.) 

The Living Wage Accreditation Officer post is 35 hours per week.

The contract duration would be fixed term until March 2021.

Post:                          Living Wage Accreditation Officer

Ref:                            LWAO18

Salary:                       AP5, Point 31, £28,063 + 6% Pension

Working hours:        Full time, 35 hours per week

Based:                       Glasgow, with travel throughout Scotland

The post of Living Wage Accreditation Officer will suit an individual who not only has excellent verbal and written communication skills, but also a strong commitment to the struggle for social justice and a desire to tackle in-work poverty.  For more information on the role, please contact Julie McGahan or Jack Evans on 0141 353 0440.


Closing date for applications:      12 noon, Wednesday 2nd May 2018

Interview Date:                              Wednesday 16th or Thursday 17th  May 2018

Please return completed applications forms, with reference number, to:

Jiyoung Kim, Ref: LWAO18, The Poverty Alliance, 3rd Floor, 94 Hope Street, Glasgow, G2 6PH. Or by email to jiyoung.kim@povertyalliance.org

All emailed applications will be acknowledged.

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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