Type: Trustee positions
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: Voluntary roles
Closing Date:

Full Description

Would you like to make a difference to the lives of the elderly and vulnerable as a Board member? Your leadership, care or HR expertise could positively affect the lives of so many of the people who are supported by LifeCare.

LifeCare is a charity and social enterprise based in Edinburgh which supports and empowers older people, particularly those affected by dementia, poor mobility, loneliness and many other conditions to live life to the full.

‘Sandy now feels so much more confident, less lonely and he now has a friend and companion’

LifeCare not only supports its clients’ lives, but also supports carers and families too.

‘He is able to stay independent.’

At the heart of the LifeCare community is its centre in Stockbridge which supports over 60,000 visitors per year, where they enjoy clubs and activities along with a thriving community café providing home cooked food daily. It also has 3 day clubs across Edinburgh and provides outreach through its Care at Home service – all of the services are highly rated by the Care Inspectorate and deeply appreciated by clients and families alike. ‘The Dean Club is a lifesaver for her and for Tom.’

LifeCare is looking for several Trustees with care skills to continue its success and improve the lives of everyone whom it touches. The new Trustees should have leadership or technical experience of the care sector. Specifically, you should have knowledge and understanding of care for the elderly, older people, dementia, carers, government care policy, service delivery and assessment. One Trustee is being sought with HR skills.

If you would like to make a difference to the lives of older people across Edinburgh who use LifeCare every day please get in touch.

How To Apply

These roles are being recruited exclusively on behalf of LifeCare by BTA.

To register your interest please email Gavin at [email protected] or call 01786 542224 as soon as possible.