Charity registered in Scotland SC025309
An exciting opportunity has become available within our Training Academy based in Alexandria, West Dunbartonshire.
We are looking for a creative person who can design and deliver creative furniture up-cycling workshops to our young participants. Applicants should have a creative flare and have experience of working with and / or mentoring young people. Experience of carpentry / woodwork / furniture up-cycle would also be very beneficial.
The role requires a highly motivated, organised and enthusiastic team player, who will also be a positive role model to the young people we support.
Tullochan is a youth development charity, based primarily in West Dunbartonshire, providing a range of projects and services aimed at helping young people lead full and rewarding lives and supporting them to achieve their full potential.
Tullochan provides support to young people aged 5-25 and their families through Youth Development programmes, Outdoor Learning and Health and Wellbeing Activities delivered in schools and from our Tullochan Training Academy in Alexandria. Our established Social Enterprises - ‘The Common Good’ café, ‘Fashion Fix’ and ‘The Design House’ provide real-life training opportunities for young people and a long-term pathway towards financial sustainability.
Now more than ever, young people need tailored and intensive support to help overcome the barriers preventing them from progressing positively into adulthood. We have ambitious plans to increase the targeted and tailored support and scope of opportunities for young people and families in need across West Dunbartonshire and surrounding areas.
Purpose of Role:
In this exciting new role, you will support fundraising through identifying funding opportunities and preparation of funding applications, forge relationships with a broad spectrum of income streams to facilitate growth of the charity. Communications is a key aspect of this role as the successful applicant will be lead on the organisation's social media and digital platforms and support the organisation’s Social Enterprise ventures through promotion and brand messaging.
The aim of this work is to:
Skills and Experience
This role requires experience in:
Responsible to: Operations Manager
We can offer you: