Digital Health and Care Assistant

Type: Jobs Job type: EmployeeLocation:Glasgow City Closing date: 30/07/2021 Salary: £18,394

The ALLIANCE is recruiting for a new Digital Health Assistant to work within the Digital Health and Care team.

The Health and Social Care Alliance Scotland (the ALLIANCE) is an independent Scottish Charity funded by a grant from the Scottish Government.  Our vision is for a Scotland where people of all ages who are disabled or living with long term conditions, and unpaid carers, have a strong voice and enjoy their right to live well, as equal and active citizens, free from discrimination, with support and services that put them at the centre.

The ALLIANCE has three core aims; we seek to:

  • Ensure people are at the centre, that their voices, expertise and rights drive policy and sit at the heart of design, delivery and improvement of support and services.
  • Support transformational change, towards approaches that work with individual and community assets, helping people to stay well, supporting human rights, self-management, co-production and independent living.
  • Champion and support the third sector as a vital strategic and delivery partner and foster better cross-sector understanding and partnership.

We are recruiting for the following post:

Job Title:     Digital Health and Care Assistant

Hours:          Full-time, 35 hours per week

Salary:         £18,394

Term:           Fixed Term to 30 June 2023

Location:     Glasgow

Holidays:     25 days annual leave and 12 days public holiday

Generous benefits package

 The ALLIANCE is recruiting for a new Digital Health Assistant to work within the Digital Health and Care team. This role will be key in supporting the delivery of the Digital Health and Care programme outcomes, including that of Discover Digital and the Digital Citizen Panel, as well as any other current projects.

 This role will involve working closely with a range of stakeholders in the third sector and wider Scottish digital health and care community. This includes people with long term conditions and their unpaid carers, third sector organisations, the NHS and the Scottish Government.

The successful applicant must be able to travel on occasion throughout Scotland.  A flexible approach to working hours is essential, as occasional additional hours and overnight stays may be required.

Closing date for applications is 9:00am on Friday 16th July 2021.

Interviews will be held on Friday 30th July 2021.