Place for Hope
Place for Hope

Charity registered in Scotland SC045224

Place for Hope is a Scottish Charity, passionate about developing peacemakers in faith communities. We accompany people experiencing conflict and equip and train people to navigate conflict well. To deliver this service, we are privileged to have a highly trained, multi-denominational team of volunteer Practitioners who have expertise in mediation, training and facilitation. The Practitioners are supported by our small, dedicated staff team.

Current vacancies

Top job! Director

  • Full time
  • £38,097 – £40,429
  • Home Working with travel throughout Scotland and the rest of the UK
  • Closing 10th July 2020

We are a Scottish Charity, passionate about developing peacemakers in faith communities. We accompany people experiencing conflict and equip and train people to navigate conflict well. To deliver this service, we are privileged to have a highly trained, multi-denominational group of volunteers who have experience in mediation, training and facilitation. This volunteer group is supported by our small, dedicated staff team.

Role

To develop Place for Hope as an independent charitable body addressing the purposes of the organisation as set out in the Constitution. To provide leadership and to be responsible for the management and administration of the charity within the strategic and accountability frameworks set out by the Board of Trustees.

Modelling a Different Way of Working

Place for Hope attempts to model a flexible, integrated, environmentally aware method of working: we do not maintain office space (so our staff work from home); and staff are encouraged to use public transport whenever possible. Staff have weekly online conference meetings as well as meeting at regular intervals within the month at various accessible locations (usually Edinburgh or Glasgow).

Equal Opportunity Employer

Place for Hope, as an independent Scottish Charity is an equal opportunity organisation and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender, disability, sexual orientation or age.

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Reconciliation and Mediation Team Manager

  • Full time
  • £36,595
  • Home-based with regular travel for meetings throughout the UK and with some flexibility for weekend/evening work
  • Closing 10th July 2020

Place for Hope is a Scottish Charity, passionate about developing peacemakers in faith communities. We accompany people experiencing conflict and equip and train people to navigate change and conflict well. To deliver this service, we are privileged to have a highly trained, multi-denominational team of volunteer Practitioners who have expertise in mediation, training and facilitation. The Practitioners are supported by our small, dedicated staff team.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Place for Hope, as an independent Scottish Charity (SCO45224), is an equal opportunity organisation and does not discriminate on the grounds of race, religion or belief, gender, disability, sexual orientation or age. For more information about us, please visit placeforhope.org.uk

Job Summary

This new fixed term post of Reconciliation and Mediation Team Manager will support the charity by overseeing all work relating to the provision of a Practitioner team for the delivery of Place for Hope’s core services within three regions (NW and Mann, London and East of England) of the Methodist Church as a pilot project. The post-holder will equip and support a volunteer Reconciliation and Mediation Team to provide the pilot service. The post holder will share the vision and ethos of Place for Hope.

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