BfN2022/12 Midlothian Volunteer Coordinator (Walk, Talk, Feed Group) – Closing date 04/07/2021

Vacancy Reference: BfN2022/12

Job Title: Midlothian Volunteer Coordinator (Walk, Talk, Feed Group)

Salary: £11.39 per hour

Number of posts: 1

Type of contract: Fixed term to 31/03/2022

Start date: 26/07/2021

Hours of work: 5 per week

Work location: Home and local area

Responsible to: Scottish Peer Support Service Manager

Closing Date: 04/07/2021

Proposed Interview Date: Week beginning 12/07/2021

Job information:
The Breastfeeding Network (BfN) has been awarded Health for All funding to establish two walking breastfeeding groups to support families who might be less likely to attend a more traditional breastfeeding group due to family situation, older siblings etc. Walks are currently located in Rosewell (Monday) and Newbattle (Friday) and run weekly. The service is provided by trained volunteers and supported by the Coordinator.

The service will enable those women who choose to breastfeed access to appropriate support services regardless of age, ethnic origin, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, social status and employment status. This role can be combined with the Midlothian Peer Support Volunteer Coordinator role also being advertised presently.

How to apply:
If you are interested in being considered for this position please send an application to

Please be aware that, due to Covid-19 restrictions currently in place, recruitment staff are working from home and therefore we cannot accept postal application at this time.  If this is a barrier to you applying, please contact us as at the earliest opportunity so that we can support you to apply.

If you have any questions about the job roles or the application process, please email or telephone our HR Advisor on 0844 412 0995.