Communications Officer 

Band: £23,869 - £30,975 per annum pro rata 

Part Time: 15- 20 hours per week 

Ref Number: 2205578 

Strathcarron Hospice is an independent hospice, founded in 1981, and is one of the largest palliative in-patient units in Scotland. It is located in the Scottish Central Belt, serving a population of nearly 400,000 in both urban and rural settings across NHS Forth Valley and the Cumbernauld and Kilsyth areas of NHS North Lanarkshire. 

We have an exciting new position for a Communications Officer at Strathcarron Hospice. In this role you will support the Communications Manager to develop communications and branding across all of the Hospice and our Subsidiaries. 

You will be an enthusiastic, team player with experience of leading and supporting successful communications using a mix of traditional and digital marketing and PR activities. You will have a strong experience in communications with the ability to raise the profile of the Hospice and improve the public’s understanding of what we do. 

Essentially for this role you will require strong planning and organisational skills, including the ability to work under own your initiative and balance competing demands. 

You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills. 

You can confidently engage with range of people, including a proven ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders. 

This post is subject to a check by Disclosure Scotland. 

For informal enquiries please contact our Communications Manager, Ailsa Herd via email [email protected] or call 01324 826222. 

Job packs can be downloaded below or by contacting Nicola Griffin, HR Coordinator via email [email protected] or call 01324 826222 or visit our vacancies page on our website

Closing date: 5 pm on Monday 30th May 2022 

Interview date: Monday 6th June 2022.

2205578 Communications Officer

Application form 2022