The Miracle Foundation
The Miracle Foundation

Charity registered in Scotland SC049840

The Miracle Foundation Scio believe every child should be able to reach their full life potential. We are here to support children and young people who have experienced bereavement and trauma through counselling and arts therapies. We provide a safe space for young people to recover and restore their mental and emotional well-being and health.

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Finance Administrator

  • Part time
  • £18,333 pro-rata
  • Motherwell
  • Closing 15th June 2020

The Miracle Foundation is a charity for children and young people who have experienced bereavement and trauma. We are looking for a technically minded individual to help with everyday administration work as well as budget planning for our growing organisation. This is an opportunity to join an established and knowledgeable team, working in a varied role that will encompass both accounts and general administration duties.

Duties will include:

  • Responding to emails and incoming calls
  • Processing organisation expenses and monthly budget spends
  • Working closely with the Chief Executive
  • Providing financial information needed for funding applications
  • Preparing itemised budgets for new and existing projects
  • Providing financial information for interim and end of term funding reports
  • Preparing an annual timeline of funding deadlines
  • Help identify additional sources of grant funding

Skills and experience:

  • Previous experience within Administration or Finance Administration
  • Experience of Sage desirable
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritise and work effectively under pressure
  • Experience of meeting deadlines
  • Strong IT skills with experience of Microsoft Office
  • Confident communicator, including over the phone

The post is funded for 2 years and is subject to securing additional funding after this time.

This vacancy has now closed

Art Therapist

  • Full time
  • £28,000
  • Motherwell
  • Closing 20th January 2021

The Miracle Foundation are a voluntary organisation. We provide a bereavement and trauma support for children and young people whose life experiences have impacted negatively on their wellbeing. Since 2016 we have offered client centred, trauma informed therapeutic services and art therapy and have specialised in bereavement and trauma work.

We work with children and adolescents and our services are delivered from our premises in Motherwell and in schools.

Most important of all is your approach; we are an exciting, dynamic organisation doing amazing work so we're looking for people with the enthusiasm and commitment to match our own.

You will:

  • hold a recognized clinical qualification (in counselling, psychotherapy, clinical psychology)
  • Be a qualified Art Therapist and be registered with a professional body.
  • possess post qualification experience in a clinical role and an understanding of working with people and schools
  • demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the importance of embedding Assessment and Formulation in clinical practice
  • experience of working with diverse communities and reflecting in supervision and with peers on how to work with all aspects of difference in the therapy room

In return we offer excellent development opportunities and a focus on staff wellbeing.