Healthy n Happy Community Development Trust
Healthy n Happy Community Development Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC032654

Healthy n Happy is a community development trust and our key purpose is to provide community members in Cambuslang and Rutherglen with the opportunity to take an active part in improving their lives and in ensuring their own, their family, and their community’s current and future health and wellbeing.

Current vacancies

Transforming Lives and Activities Worker

  • Full time
  • £21,204 – £23,266
  • Rutherglen and Cambuslang
  • Closing 10th July 2022

An exciting opportunity to join Healthy n Happy Community Development Trust.

Healthy n Happy are seeking an experienced, proactive, self-motivating, caring and enthusiastic team player to help us make Cambuslang and Rutherglen the healthiest and happiest places to live in Scotland.

Applications are invited from those with a track record which clearly demonstrates an ability to work with people to make things happen! As a key worker, you will provide a specialist ‘walk alongside’ service that enables self-management, positive health and wellbeing (with a focus on mental health) and pathways into positive destinations. You will also work collaboratively across the organisation to develop and deliver our services, activities and events that help people to:

  • Build Personal Connections and Relationships
  • Get active, outdoors and green
  • Enjoy the benefits of local culture, arts and radio
  • Engage in lifelong learning and skill building
  • Lead and participate as influential citizens

You will have:

  • worked with people in complex circumstances through 121 person centred planning and effective case coordination
  • excellent interpersonal, facilitation and project management skills
  • experience helping others self-manage their mental health and wellbeing
  • the ability to coordinate and deliver a wide range of wellbeing activities, which could include artistic, musical, creative, outdoor/nature-based inputs and activities.
  • facilitated group sessions, workshops and/or courses

You can expect a varied role with opportunities to work on your own as well as within multiple project teams. Please see the job description and person specification for further information.

Organisational profile

Healthy n Happy is a community development trust and our key purpose is to provide community members in Cambuslang and Rutherglen with the opportunity to take an active part in improving their lives and in ensuring their own, their family, and their community’s current and future health and wellbeing.

Additional:

Healthy n Happy Community Development Trust is a trading name of Healthy n Happy a Company Limited by Guarantee registered in Scotland (Register No SC227276) having its registered office at Aspire Building, 16 Farmeloan Road, Rutherglen, G73 1DL, is recognised as a Scottish Charity (Scottish Charity No SC032654).

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Funding Officer

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Cambuslang and Rutherglen
  • Closing 17th June 2021

This is a great opportunity to work with Healthy n Happy Community Development Trust and support the work we do within Cambuslang and Rutherglen.

We are looking for funding officer expertise to build upon our strong track record of securing funds from trusts, foundations and statutory opportunities. This is a flexible opportunity where, with the right experience, you can work flexibly and remotely (1-3 days per week) with our Senior Management Team, utilising your experience and knowledge to research, develop and submit persuasive funding proposals in order to help us achieve income targets.

You'll enjoy an exciting and creative environment and you will join a team of hardworking, professional and committed

individuals. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate their skills experience in securing funding. This should include an excellent track record securing significant and regular income through a wide range of funding opportunities, from small to large multi-year bids.

You will have excellent verbal and written communication ability for a wide range of audiences, including experience of writing compelling and innovative copy and content. Enthusiasm, self-motivation, strong commercial acumen and excellent organisational skills are also required. You will be a creative, positive and confident individual who will bring new ideas to Healthy n Happy and play a key role in helping us achieve our future ambitions.

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