West Calder and Harburn Community Development Trust
Inspiring Volunteers- Development Worker (Part time)
0.4 or 0.5FTE (depending on candidate). Fixed term contract for 8 months (with the potential for extension).
The Trust wishes to appoint a part-time volunteer coordinator/project development worker on a fixed term contract for eight months (with the potential for extension).
The purpose of role is to further develop and implement our volunteer recruitment, support and activity plans based primarily around our In-Bloom growing project.
Applications should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on the 31st Aug 2019.
Senior Service Coordinator, OPAL
£24,446 – £26,857
37 hours per week
Cyrenians OPAL (Older People, Active Lives) Service provides support to people typically over 60 living in the West Lothian area who are suffering from or at risk of loneliness and isolation. The OPAL service offers a combination of: One to one support, Group activities, Telephone support and Volunteer Drivers.
We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our team, to be responsible for coordinating the tracking and evaluation of the One to One element of the service. The post holder will also provide line management to staff, as well as building and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders.
You will be highly organised, have project management experience, and be able to manage a diverse workload to prioritise effectively and meet deadlines. You should have previous experience of all aspects of volunteer (or staff) management; and also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and database systems.
Working within the OPAL Service provides an opportunity to support people who may otherwise be lonely and isolated. This role plays a crucial part in ensuring that we continue to provide high quality services. Previous experience of working within the voluntary sector or with older people is essential. You should also have an understanding of dementia, and the ability to demonstrate Cyrenians values of Compassion, Respect, Integrity and Innovation in the work that you do.
Application details: For full details and an application pack please visit cyrenians.scot, call 0131 475 2354 (during working hours), or e-mail: email@example.com
CVs will not be accepted.
Closing date: Monday 5th August: Noon
Interviews will be held in Bathgate on: Monday the 12th and Tuesday the 13th August.
Services Co-ordinator – Part time
West Lothian Women's Aid
(Fixed term until September 2021 for 30 hours per week at £24570 full time equivalent.)
West Lothian Women’s Aid (WLWA) is the sole charitable organisation in West Lothian working to provide information, support and accommodation to Women experiencing domestic abuse in the area. WLWA has been working to stop domestic abuse against women and children since 1980.
The Services Co-ordinator offers essential support to the team by taking responsibility for the day-to-day coordination and management of current services. These include a network of safe accommodation and the provision of a variety of additional information and support services.
The successful candidate will have at least 3 years’ experience working in a related field and will have completed or be willing to complete SVQ 4 Health and Social Services having already obtained a minimum of SVQ 3 Health and Social Services or equivalent.
Closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday August 14th
Interviews are expected to take place Week Beginning August 26th, 2019.
As part of the funding received from The People's Project, Kidzeco are now recruiting for a Finance Officer (16 hours) and a Play Worker (21 hours).
Finance Officer - 16 hours (£24k pro rata)
We are looking for someone to join our team who will be accountable for the overall high-quality financial management support to Kidzeco. Main duties will include processing of purchase and sales ledger, preparing payroll information, preparing monthly and quarterly reports and bank reconciliation.
This position is funded for one year with possible extension.
Play Worker - 21 hours (£18,200 pro rata)
Our newly opened Kidz n Kin community space offers a safe, welcoming environment for families with babies and young children with classes, soft play, imaginative play and café facilities.
We are recruiting a Play Worker to develop and deliver play activities through a range of free and structured play activities.
This position is funded for one year with possible extension.
Weekend Retail Keyholder/Supervisor - 16 hours (£14,200 - £18,500 pro rata)
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our retail team at The Centre Livingston. The post holder will be accountable for the opening/closing of the store and management of the shop and back areas including sales, standards, quality, stock control and customer service.
For full job description and to apply for any of the positions please email a cv and covering note to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Operating throughout West Lothian, Open Door Accommodation Project provides accommodation and support to homeless and vulnerable young people aged 16 – 25. A unique position has arisen within our Community Outreach Service.
Employability Officer Salary £24,234
All positions are subject to PVG Disclosure check. Full driving licence and use of own car essential.
For an application pack and further details on the above position please visit My Job Scotland
website or email email@example.com Informal enquiries please contact 01506 442334
Registered Charity No. SCO08533
Company No: 340356
The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Thursday 20th June 2019 Interviews will be held on Wednesday 26th June 2019
Macmillan Cancer Support are recruiting for a Volunteering Services Coordinator for East & South Scotland. It is a fixed term, full-time post. Closing date is 23:59 on Mon 10 June.
More information on this role can be found on the link below:
West Lothian Drug & Alcohol Service is a well established organisation with a history and reputation for delivering a wide range of effective alcohol, drug and tobacco services throughout West Lothian. The Service operates from premises at The Almondbank Centre in Craigshill, Livingston.
We are pleased to be able to expand our Psychological Therapies services and are looking to recruit 2 posts, 1 working with adults and 1 with young people aged from 12-18.
Both posts will be fixed for 2 years with the possibility of extension (subject to funding). Some flexibility may be offered on the number of hours worked up to the 0.8FTE. Both roles will involve provision of 1 to 1 and some group work across West Lothian in a range of settings. Some evening work and weekend work may be required from time to time.
For further information about the post contact:
Brian Pringle, General Manager on 01506 446640 or Heather Watson, Deputy Manager on 01506 446648
Closing Date for receipt of completed applications: Wednesday, 1 May 2019 – 12:00noon
Formal Interviews will be held on: Mon 6 May 2019 - Young People
Tue 7 May 2019 - Adult Services
Completed applications can either be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or posted to Rebecca Robertson, Senior Administrator, West Lothian Drug & Alcohol Service, 1st Floor, The Almondbank Centre, Shiel Walk, Craigshill, Livingston, EH54 5EH
Blind Veterans UK are currently advertising for a Volunteer Coordinator to work across Scotland on a 1 year fixed term contract. This an excellent opportunity to join a growing community based team – please see the information attached or follow the link below for more information and share with anyone in your network to whom this may be of interest. Please note that the closing date is the 25th of April.
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Blind Veterans UK helps vision-impaired ex-Service men and women of every generation rebuild their lives after sight loss. Since 1915, we’ve provided rehabilitation, training, practical advice and emotional support to tens of thousands of blind veterans. We are looking for a confident and friendly individual with excellent communication skills who will enjoy recruiting, training and supporting the diverse range of volunteers who give their time to the charity and its members.
Job Title: Relief Recovery Worker
Responsible To: Support Manager
Salary: £9.75 per hour (including holiday pay allowance)
Working Hours: To provide cover when required by the Support Manager
Location: Glasgow, West Lothian, Lanarkshire and Falkirk
Special Conditions: Hours may include mornings, evenings & weekends
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