Butterfly Trust
Butterfly Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC033174

We are the lead agency providing social support for people affected by Cystic Fibrosis throughout Scotland. We provide a diverse range of outreach services that include advocacy, practical support, befriending for young people, mentoring for young adults and Massage Therapy for adults while in hospital.

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Support Service Officer

  • Full time
  • £19,000 – £20,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 12th April 2019

Butterfly Trust were a finalist at the 2018 S1 Jobs Awards in the ‘Best Charity Employer’ category. We pride ourselves on creating a modern, team focused and welcoming working environment.

We are the lead agency providing social support for people affected by Cystic Fibrosis throughout Scotland; providing a diverse range of outreach services that include advocacy, practical support, befriending for young people, mentoring for young adults and Massage Therapy for adults while in hospital.

The Support Service Officer will provide face to face support to individuals, families and carers affected by Cystic Fibrosis. This will include support with issues such as benefit applications, housing, employment, education and sourcing financial support for carers to create a suitable home environment for our service users. It will also include support and supervision of volunteers throughout Scotland, who provide much of the direct support to our service users.

Desirable experience

Previous experience of working with people

Previous experience of working in an office based environment

Previous experience of volunteering or volunteer/staff recruitment

Qualities and skills required

Enthusiastic and motivated

Good interpersonal, written and communication skills

Good organisational skills

Good administration skills

Sensitivity

A supportive attitude toward living with chronic illness

Full driving licence and use of a smoke free car is essential

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Grants Corporate Fundraising Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £22,000 – £23,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th April 2019

Main Duties:

▪ To identify gaps in budget, in conjunction with Managing Director, and identify potential funding opportunities/organisations

▪ To collate information/data for funding reports and complete/return to funders on time

▪ To maintain a working knowledge of funding organisations, their criteria, priorities and funding streams

▪ To maintain relationships with existing corporate partners

▪ To identify potential new corporate partners

▪ To provide networking opportunities, support, materials, information and advice for new and existing corporate partners

▪ To work in conjunction with Admin & Fundraising Manager to ensure no duplication of work

▪ To provide support to Admin & Fundraising Manager for community fundraising events and initiatives

▪ To provide relevant content to Admin & Fundraising Manager for social media in relation to Corporate Fundraising

▪ To co-ordinate and deliver talks and presentations about Cystic Fibrosis and the Butterfly Trust to relevant groups, organisations and potential corporate partners

▪ To deal with sensitive and confidential information in an appropriate manner

▪ To communicate effectively with other staff and volunteers as required

▪ To carry out duties in accordance with the organisation’s equal opportunities policy

▪ To undertake any other reasonable duties as requested by the Managing Director

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