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We are looking for a Care Van Coordinator to oversee and develop the Lunchtime Care Van service in Edinburgh.


The Lunchtime Care Van service, which is an extension of the Evening Care Van Service run by Bethany Christian Trust and Edinburgh City Mission, reaches out to people with food and support at 5 different stops throughout the City of Edinburgh, 5 lunchtimes a week and every night of the year. It is driven and operated mainly by church volunteers who provide food, hot drinks, conversation and much needed support to anyone facing homelessness.

The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the lunchtime service for the Care Van, including:

  • Coordinating a rota for volunteer teams so that all days have a team assigned to them ensuring continuity of service.
  • Preparing sandwiches when volunteers teams are unable to supply their own.
  • Organising food supplies and donations for the provision of the service, and going out with the volunteers on an average of one outreach per week.


Starting salary: £22,380 gross per annum pro rata
Permanent Part time (20 hours/week)
Holiday entitlement: 225 hours per year pro rata

Closing date: Wednesday 22 February at 12pm


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As Bethany is a Christian organisation applicants interested should be in sympathy with and accept the mission, vision and values of the organisation.

Please send your application to with the position you’re applying for in the subject line.

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