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The Women@Work Project is delighted to announce.......

VAF LogoThe Women@Work  Project is delighted to announce that it has two vacancies for its new project, which has been funded by the Scottish Government’s Voluntary Action Fund until 31st March 2015

The Women@Work Project actively promotes gender equality and addresses the gaps, challenges and needs faced by women in the Highlands in relation to employment, economic activity and gender segregation.

The new three year project will operate in the eight local networks by engaging a broad spectrum of women in training, development, networking and influencing activities and by strengthening and growing strategic partnerships.

 

 

Women@Work

Linking women in the Highlands

 

The Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) are seeking to appoint to the following posts:

 

·        Project Co-ordinator: 28 hours per week, pro rata grade C++ £25,279 - £26,985.

·        Project Information and Support Officer: 17.5 hours per week, pro rata grade C £23,145 – £24,851

 

Funded by the Scottish Government’s Voluntary Action Fund, the WEA’s Women@Work project promotes gender equality and addresses the gaps, challenges and needs faced by women in the Highlands in relation to employment, economic activity and gender segregation.  The project provides education, training and information for women to help them understand issues, develop skills and become more able to speak out at home, at work and in their community. 

 

Supported by the Information and Support Officer, the Project Co-ordinator will lead and develop the project delivering learning opportunities and information through 8 local area networks across the Highlands.

 

Assisting the Project Co-ordinator in all aspects of the delivery of the project, the Information and Support Officer will maintain and develop online information services, undertaking research and data analysis, writing and preparing communications, briefings, reports and inputs aimed at policy makers, employers, strategic partners and network participants.

 

Funding for both posts is secured until 31st of March 2015.

 

For an application pack contact:

WEA Scotland, Riddles Court, 322 Lawnmarket, Edinburgh, EH1 2PG on telephone number 0131 226 3456 or by email on a.silva@weascotland.org.uk; or download an application pack from our website. www.weascotland.org.uk
 

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Monday 11th June 2012.

 

 

These posts are funded by the Voluntary Action Fund

 

 

 

Director of WEA Scotland:  Jayne Stuart

Riddle’s Court l 322 Lawnmarket l Edinburgh EH1 2PG l Telephone 0131 226 3456 l Fax: 0131 220 0306 l email: hq@weascotland.org.uk l website: www.weascotland.org.uk

 

The WORKERS’ EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION is a charity registered in England and Wales (number 1112775) and in Scotland (number SC039239) and a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (number 2806910).  Registered address is WEA, 4 Luke Street, London, EC2A 4XW.


 


 

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