Scran Academy
Scran Academy

Charity registered in Scotland SC049911

Scran Academy is a dynamic and fast-growing catering business with a difference! We are a social enterprise SCIO that aims to improve the confidence and employability skills of some of Edinburgh’s most vulnerable young people.

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Top job! Chief Executive Officer

  • Part time
  • £38,000 – £40,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th March 2021

We are looking for a Chief Executive who can build on our success and lead the development of the organisation and

its services forward at this exciting time in the story of Scran Academy. We want someone who can oversee the development and delivery of effective, high quality and innovative services that made a real difference to young people’s lives, whilst maintaining the ability to provide strategic vision for the organisation. The successful applicant will be able demonstrate experience and competency in leading and developing teams and individuals through periods of change. They will also be effective in building strong and effective relationships with partnership and wider stakeholders. They must be able to demonstrate innovation and a genuine passion for supporting young people, and will be committed to the values and ethos of the third sector.

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Youth Employability Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,000 – £24,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 16th July 2021

This is an exciting opportunity to lead and shape Scran Academy’s new and innovative 16+ employability and leadership programme – Scransitions.

Thanks to funding from the Young Start Programme run by the National Lottery Community Fund and Walter Scott Giving Group, we are looking for a dynamic youth practitioner with a passion for young people and seeing them develop in life. The purpose of the role is to provide tailored support to young people, helping them to overcome a range of barriers to help them reach their full potential, and lead the development and delivery of Scransitions. This role is a critical point of contact for Scran young people, and you will be responsible for ensuring that young people are engaged across the organisation. In short, this role is about defending, caring, engaging and empowering young people.

You will be joining an inspiring team of 7 staff based in North Edinburgh along with our numerous volunteers, Trustees, and partners. This role suits someone who enjoys a flexible, dynamic, and fulfilling work life and wants to make a difference to young people who need us most.

Hours & Benefits:

Our new Scransitions programme will commence in early August 2021 with hours being determined as mutually agreed and required. This (unsurprisingly) will involve evening and weekend work on occasions.

This post attracts 3.5% employers pension contribution and 25 days annual leave, exclusive of public holidays. You will benefit from an inspiring and ever-changing workplace. Additional training and leadership opportunities will be offered.

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Community Food Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £20,000 – £22,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 9th July 2021

This is an exciting opportunity to join the team here at Scran Academy! This is a brand new role, combining work on our awesome food truck with food preparation, community outreach and our social enterprise café and catering business. You will be a critical externally-engaging person ready to ensure our work can reach right across Edinburgh following a year of growth and impact throughout the lockdown period.

Working directly with our Catering Manager and Food Production Coordinator, the Community Food Coordinator will primarily oversee our external Scran Van projects throughout the year, bringing Scran’s delicious food to youth and community groups across Edinburgh. The Scran Van events are always different, always busy and always fun.

You will also be part of the team helping to run our new NHS-based café, supporting its smooth running, across food, service and training.

You will work with our awesome teams of young volunteers, providing a confidence-building, inspiring environment for young people. You will work with us to support young people who transition through our various programmes into professional environments.

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Academy Programme Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,000 – £24,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 23rd July 2021

This is an exciting opportunity to lead and shape Scran Academy’s youth work Academy programme offer on a day-to-day basis. We are looking for a dynamic youth practitioner with a passion for young people and seeing them develop in life. The purpose of the role is to promote the personal and social development of young people through running our education and youth work programmes. This role is the critical point of contact for Scran young people and you will be responsible for ensuring that young people are engaged across the organisation. In short, this role is about defending, caring, engaging and empowering young people.

You will be joining an inspiring team of 6 staff based in North Edinburgh along with our numerous volunteers, Trustees and partners. This role suits someone who enjoys a flexible, dynamic and fulfilling work life and wants to make a difference to young people who need us most.

Hours & Benefits:

Our Academy programme currently operate Tuesdays & Thursdays with the remaining hours being determined as mutually agreed and required. This (unsurprisingly) will involve evening and weekend work on occassions.

This post attracts employers pension contribution and 25 days annual leave, plus public holidays. You will benefit from an inspiring and ever-changing workplace. As a new member of our team, you will also enjoy a high level of creative control to advise and support our development. Additional training and leadership opportunities will be offered.

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