Bipolar Scotland
Bipolar Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC021705

Bipolar Scotland is a mental health charity operating throughout Scotland. We support people affected by bipolar disorder by providing self help support at individual and group levels. Our activities include supporting a network of self help groups, delivering condition specific self management training and promoting awareness of the condition and the organisation. We are currently developing exciting new partnership working projects and work closely with other organisations in the mental health sector. We have recently widened our volunteer base and include group facilitators, trainers, directors, digital, admin and media. We are a small team and working to complement each other’s skills and abilities is vital.

Current vacancies

Delivery and Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £26,236
  • Home based during Covid, Hybrid working to be arranged thereafter. Office base in Paisley
  • Closing 3rd October 2021

Bipolar Scotland is at an exciting time in our story. We have recently launched our 5 year strategic plan “A Time To Move Forward” and are offering the opportunity for an exceptional candidate to play a key part in the expansion of the organisation.

The successful candidate will be a confident, professional individual with the drive and initiative to be part of a forward looking organisation and a new development team. The ideal candidate will have direct or indirect experience of living or working with mental health conditions, particularly bipolar, and of the key issues facing people with lived experience of the condition and their support networks.

They will have experience of designing and developing innovative services for people with lived experience of mental ill health and of developing and delivering new projects or initiatives, including project planning, monitoring and evaluation and reporting. For further requirements, please see the attached person specification.

Organisation Profile

Bipolar Scotland is Scotland’s charity for people living with bipolar. Our vision is for a good life for everyone in Scotland who lives with bipolar. We are member led, collaborative, advocates of peer support, focused on equality and rights based. See our website bipolarscotland.org.uk for further information.

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Communications Manager

  • Full time
  • £27,060
  • Home based during Covid, Hybrid working to be arranged thereafter. Office base in Paisley
  • Closing 6th June 2021

Bipolar Scotland is at an exciting time in our story. We have recently launched our 5 year strategic plan “A Time To Move Forward” and are offering the opportunity for an exceptional candidate to play a key part in the expansion of the organisation.

This is a brand new role which will lead the Comms team and make the organisation a leader in our field.

The successful candidate will be a confident, persuasive individual with the drive and initiative to successfully plan and implement a Comms programme at this crucial time of growth. The ideal candidate will have experience in the Communications and Marketing field and of managing multiple social media channels for an organisation. For further requirements, please see the attached person specification.

Organisation Profile

Bipolar Scotland is Scotland’s charity for people living with bipolar. Our vision is for a good life for everyone in Scotland who lives with bipolar. We are member led, collaborative, advocates of peer support, focused on equality and rights based. See our website www.bipolarscotland.org.uk for further information.

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This vacancy has now closed

Top job! Head of Development

  • Full time
  • £35,065
  • Home based during Covid, Hybrid working to be arranged thereafter. Office base in Paisley
  • Closing 6th June 2021

Bipolar Scotland is at an exciting time in our story. We have recently launched our 5 year strategic plan “A Time To Move Forward” and are offering the opportunity for an exceptional candidate to play a key part in the expansion of the organisation.

This is a brand new role and as well as leading, managing and coordinating the development activity of the organisation, the postholder will deputise for the Chief Executive.

The successful candidate will be a confident, professional individual with the drive and initiative to successfully lead our Development team and represent the organisation at this crucial time of growth. The ideal candidate will have experience of managing a team of professional staff delivering a service in the voluntary or public sector. They will have experience of developing and delivering new projects or initiatives, including project planning, monitoring and evaluation and reporting. For further requirements, please see the attached person specification.

Organisation Profile

Bipolar Scotland is Scotland’s charity for people living with bipolar. Our vision is for a good life for everyone in Scotland who lives with bipolar. We are member led, collaborative, advocates of peer support, focused on equality and rights based. See our website www.bipolarscotland.org.uk for further information.

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