Charity registered in Scotland SC021705
We are looking for a part time Volunteer Assistant. This post is funded to 31 March 2021. The Volunteer Assistant will support the Development Officers in providing direct support to volunteers across our service and roles. They will contribute to the developments on Bipolar Scotland's volunteer network and ensure we continue to deliver a high-quality volunteer-led service. They will be a first point of contact for volunteers, building and maintaining strong communication and relationships with volunteers, sharing information and providing updates in a timely manner. There is the opportunity to be involved in recruitment and training.
Ideally you will have experience of working in the mental health sector – on a paid or voluntary basis.
Some evening and weekend working will be expected – the working pattern is negotiable.
A full Job Description is available for download below.
We are looking for a part time Development and Training Officer. We have just received two years’ funding for this post. The successful candidate will develop our self management training programme into courses catering for specialist groups, as well as introducing a peer mentoring project, and conducting research on digital training.
You will also be responsible for recruiting and training volunteer peer trainers. You will deliver training and awareness sessions and work closely with our development officer for self help groups.
Ideally you will have experience of working in the mental health sector – on a paid or voluntary basis. Training delivery and public speaking experience is essential.
The post is part time, but the hours are negotiable and flexible. Some evening and weekend working will be expected.
We are a small team and working to complement each other’s skills and abilities is vital.
See our website bipolarscotland.org.uk (which is under development) and our Facebook page for further information.