Dundee Voluntary Action
Dundee Voluntary Action

Charity registered in Scotland SC000487

Supporting, developing and representing the interests of the voluntary and community sector in Dundee


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Good Governance Programmes Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,470 – £28,300 pro-rata
  • Dundee
  • Closing 15th July 2019

Dundee Voluntary Action is a leading, trusted and flourishing organisation, working to make a difference to lives of people and communities in the city.

You will be highly motivated with a passion for charity governance and supporting organisational development in the third sector. Working primarily with smaller charities undertaking our foundation governance programme, you will support the recruitment, programme participation, and assessment of charities across Scotland. You will provide participants with advice and guidance to improve their governance and organisational management, through online feedback as well as by telephone and in person. You will also help promote the governance programmes and maintain resources for participants.

The post holder should be educated to degree level or relevant qualification or have 5 year’s minimum proven experience of working in third sector organisational development, particularly in supporting charity governance.

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Peer Recovery Development Worker

  • Full time
  • £21,330 – £23,700
  • Dundee
  • Closing 15th July 2019

Dundee Voluntary Action is a leading, trusted and flourishing organisation, working to make a difference to lives of people and communities in the city.

Previous applicants will be reconsidered and need not reapply.

As a key resource for the successful Making Recovery Real in Dundee partnership, you will promote and build capacity for peer recovery practice in mental health and wellbeing. This role involves developing and supporting Dundee Peer Recovery Network and collaborating with partners and peers to develop and deliver training. You will encourage and facilitate the sustainable growth of informal, volunteering, and paid peer recovery roles in mental health organisations and in communities across Dundee.

As a key resource for the successful Making Recovery Real in Dundee partnership, you will promote and build capacity for peer recovery practice in mental health and wellbeing. This role involves developing and supporting Dundee Peer Recovery Network and collaborating with partners and peers to develop and deliver training. You will encourage and facilitate the sustainable growth of informal, volunteering, and paid peer recovery roles in mental health organisations and in communities across Dundee.

DVA strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is an admitted body to the Tayside Pension Fund.

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Public Social Partnership (PSP) Co ordinator

  • Part time
  • £25,470 – £28,300 pro-rata
  • Dundee
  • Closing 19th August 2019

Dundee Voluntary Action is a leading, trusted and flourishing organisation, working to make a difference to lives of people and communities in the city.

Do you have what it takes to bring together all key players to improve the life chances of people affected by substance use and homelessness? As part of our team, you will expected to be able to inspire and motivate others using co-planning approaches. You will be an excellent communicator, a strong networker, a team player and have a proven track record in managing projects. This post is open to secondment.

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Finance Manager

  • Full time
  • £28,350 – £31,500
  • Dundee
  • Closing 19th August 2019

You will be skilled to provide an efficient and effective financial support service. As Finance Manager, you will be responsible for the day-to-day accounting and financial management of the charity, contributing to strategy, budgeting and reporting on the financial performance to the senior management team and DVA Board.

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Volunteering

Mental Health Involvement Assistant

Care / Support Worker

6th September 2019

Dundee Healthy Minds Network is a group set up to ensure that people with a lived experience of mental health difficulties are involved in the development of Dundee’s mental health service. We have a twice weekly drop in to provide a more informal and relaxed opportunity for peop… Read more

Community Companion

Befriending / Mentoring

22nd March 2019

We need you! If you enjoy having a chat, trying new things and developing your skills then this is the opportunity for you. Older adults (55+) in Dundee can become lonely and isolated through no fault of their own and that’s where Community Companions come in. Two hours a week c… Read more