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Administrator or Copier

As part of a team of 2-3, Administrator (Monday) or Copier (Wednesday – or both if willing!) receives incoming Listener wallets to be checked against Listeners’ records (Monday); and checks outgoing Listener wallets after inserting newly copied memory stick of weekly edition (Wednesday).

About Lothiansound Talking Newspaper

Our aim is to keep blind and partially sighted people, with an interest in Edinburgh, the Lothians or Scotland, informed, although anyone who finds reading a strain can benefit from our free service. Weekly recordings include local news items, events and audio-described shows in and around Edinburgh.

Experience Required

Methodical orderliness; attention to accuracy during a repetitive process which has stood the test of time; previous experience of using an existing database is not essential - training & assistance will be given.

Training Details

Attend existing/regular work session(s) and observe. Try out / receive instruction and explanation until confident.

Flexibility & Commitment

Ad hoc

2 hours approximately every other week

Location/Travel Details

Newington / Mayfield area of Edinburgh


Simple claim form to be completed as necessary, including receipts if appropriate. Treasurer will arrange reimbursement (by cheque only).