Older & Active in East Kilbride
Older & Active in East Kilbride

Charity registered in Scotland SC032831

Shopmobility East Kilbride is run by a dedicated team of staff and volunteers who work tirelessly to provide a service 7 days a week, 52 weeks per year. We also have a dedicated team of 40 volunteers, without whom we could not deliver the service 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year.

Current vacancies

Operations Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,500 – £33,857
  • East Kilbride
  • Closing 31st October 2021

Older and Active in East Kilbride deliver a range of services which support older people over the age of 50 and disabled people of any age, including mental health problems.

This is driven by our overall vision ‘to improve the quality of life, health, wellbeing, independence, and inclusion of all older and disabled people in East Kilbride.’

Services include our Shopmobility service, minibus service, community hub ‘The Meeting Place’ and a range of health and wellbeing services. We also continue to provide remote support for people at home including help with prescriptions, shopping, ‘keep in touch’ calls and befriending.

The charity is pursuing ambitious development plans and we now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced operations manager to join our team.

The successful candidate will be dynamic, committed and forward thinking, with a proven track record in operational management. Experience of working in the third sector is desirable.

A self-starter with a can-do attitude, with experience in financial management, strong leadership and management skills, and a willingness to learn and develop in the role.

The Operations Manager will support the Chief Executive, fulfilling our vision that all older and disabled people in East Kilbride are included and supported in our community.