Job Vacancy

Post: TRUE Colours Project Coordinator  Salary: £25,400 pro rata  Hours of Work: 19 hours p/w Deadline for applications: 5pm Friday 4th June 21 The interviews will be held the week beginning the 7th June 21 The TRUE Colours project coordinator is responsible for implementing the different aspects of the project. The role involves undertaking research on prejudice based bullying and different equality […]

ELREC AGM

Join in our Annual General Meeting which will be held on Zoom, Wednesday 28th April 2021, 6:00 – 7:00pm. Get your ticket here: https://elrec-annual-general-meeting.eventbrite.co.uk We hope you will be able to join us to hear reports of another year of achievement for ELREC. We look forward to seeing you at the meeting. #online #event #agm […]

KICKSTART PLACEMENTS AVAILABLE AT ELREC

The Kickstart Scheme has been launched by the UK government to create a number of new 6-month job placements for young people who are currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment. The job placements are aimed at supporting young people to develop the skills and experience they need to find permanent work […]

MARKETING AND ENGAGEMENT ASSISTANT VACANCY

Based at 14 Forth Street/Homeworking Length of post will be 40weeks Part time 16h Through Community Jobs Scotland (CJS), there are a wide range of jobs with voluntary sector employer organisations for young people aged 16 to 29 years, who are more disadvantaged in the labour market. Young people between the ages of 16 to 29, who […]

Electric Van Hire

You can hireout our electric van via the Hiyacar website from £50 per day. We offer a 30% discount to charities as well as organisations or individuals who can evidence that their trip has an environmental purpose (e.g. redistribute food waste, eco-event, community garden, upcycling project, etc). If that’s your case please contact cfc@elrec.org.uk Thanks to […]

Are you a pupil in Edinburgh?

If you are a pupil at one of Edinburgh’s high schools, then we want to hear from you! Following alarming media reports of racism and discrimination in some Edinburgh high schools, ELREC is conducting an online survey to try to better understand the nature of the problem. The more information we have, the better equipped […]

The #BigClimateDebate has now arrived

Join the most important discussion of our time. The Big Climate Debate is YOUR opportunity to influence climate change policies. Each evening, an elected representative will give a short presentation on their parties’ policies and actions. You will hear their achievements and proposals to tackle the climate and ecological emergency. We will then open the […]

ELREC Food Support – Covid 19 Response

The lockdown and Covid 19 have been particularly difficult on many BAME, low income and isolated families here in Edinburgh. In June 2020 ELREC started a food project to help bridge the gap between BAME people and food poverty and access to free food services such as food banks. This came about after ELREC was […]

Black History Month 2020 by Geoff Palmer

“Black History Month 2020 will be remembered for the death of George Floyd. This crucifixion of a black human being by the white human being, who represented the law, has changed the world. This cruel activity, of the killing of one human being by another, lasted nearly 9 minutes. Previously Black History Month was essentially […]

ELREC Food Support Appeal

Dear colleagues and friends, The lockdown and Covid 19 have been particularly difficult on many BAME, low income and isolated families here in Edinburgh. In June 2020 ELREC started a food project to help bridge the gap between BAME people and food poverty and access to free food services such as food banks. This came […]