Lambhill Stables
Lambhill Stables

Charity registered in Scotland SC038504

Lambhill Stables is a community owned charity in the North of Glasgow providing recreational, educational, training and employment opportunities. Our aims are to develop and deliver programmes of community-based activities in support of our provisions, to engage in viable and sustainable social enterprise activity and to do so in an environmentally sustainable way.

Current vacancies

Bike Mechanic

  • Part time
  • £19,656 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 22nd July 2022

Lambhill Stables is a community owned charity in the North of Glasgow providing recreational, educational, training and employment opportunities. Our aims are to develop and deliver programmes of community-based activities in support of our provisions, to engage in viable and socially inclusive activity and to do so in a sustainable way.

This post is currently funded to 31st March 2023, and will require the post holder to provide service and maintenance to customer bikes, and service our fleet of bikes available for community hire.

As the Bike Mechanic the role will require an ability to organise repair jobs and management of personal workloads working as part of the wider staff team, whilst providing a high standard of customer service and community engagement.

There is a further opportunity for the right individual to support in the development of our bike workshop and help it become a pivotal part of our outdoor activities programme.

Key Task and Activities

  • Ensure that health and safety and operational delivery is in adherence with written policies and procedures and assist to update these in line with good practice
  • Provide bike maintenance within the bike workshop
  • Liaise with Lambhill Stables departments to ensure the smooth running of timetabled activities
  • Facilitate during bike events promoting initiatives in keeping with the project

Skills and experience required

Technical;

  • Cytech level 3 qualified, or equivalent professional experience
  • Experience of working in a bike workshop, booking system, cash handling and reconciliation of receipts
  • Cycle Leader trained

Operational;

  • Friendly, approachable and helpful attitude
  • Maintain accurate records of business activity
  • Ability to deliver high level of customer experience
  • Motivated with excellent communication skills
  • Good team worker
  • Experience of supervising and training volunteers
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision, multi-task effectively and to meet tight deadlines
  • Willingness to undertake flexible working hours
  • Willingness to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check
  • Full driving licence is desirable

Personal Qualities

  • Ability to foster “a can do” culture by motivating others and actively seeking solutions to problems
  • Flexibility, enthusiasm and the ability to lead and work as part of a small team
  • Self starter who is proactive in raising issues and problems as they occur
  • Team player who values colleagues and advice offered
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Bike Hub Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £19,662
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 31st March 2021

Lambhill Stables is a community owned charity in the North of Glasgow providing recreational, educational, training and employment opportunities. Our aims are to develop and deliver programmes of community-based activities in support of our provisions, to engage in viable and socially inclusive activity and to do so in a sustainable way.

The successful applicant will coordinate activity within the Bike Hub at Lambhill Stables. They will play a key role in developing the bike workshop, community participation and social inclusion programmes relating to active travel. They will work with our management team to enhance our bike hub activity and overall community led approach to active travel.

The key outcome for this post is to ensure the smooth running of business within our Bike Hub, manage a community bike loan scheme, and develop cycle trails along the canal path for all ages and abilities encouraging active use as a community resource.

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This vacancy has now closed

Youth Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 25th April 2021

Lambhill Stables is a community owned charity in the North of Glasgow providing recreational, educational, training and employment opportunities. Our aims are to develop and deliver programmes of community-based activities in support of our provisions, to engage in viable and socially inclusive activity and to do so in a sustainable way.

Job Purpose

To assist with the delivery and development of youth work provision within the policies of Lambhill Stables.

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This vacancy has now closed

Outdoor Youth Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 25th April 2021

Lambhill Stables is a community owned charity in the North of Glasgow providing recreational, educational, training and employment opportunities. Our aims are to develop and deliver programmes of community-based activities in support of our provisions, to engage in viable and socially inclusive activity and to do so in a sustainable way.

Job Purpose

To assist with the delivery and development of youth work provision within the policies of Lambhill Stables.

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This vacancy has now closed

Assistant Bike Mechanic

  • Part time
  • To be confirmed
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 5th June 2021

Lambhill Stables is a community owned charity in the North of Glasgow providing recreational, educational, training and employment opportunities. Our aims are to develop and deliver programmes of community-based activities in support of our provisions, to engage in viable and socially inclusive activity and to do so in a sustainable way.

Job Title: Assistant Bike Mechanic (Temporary, June – September 2021)

Remuneration: £TBC

Hours: 16 Hours

Job Purpose

This post is funded on a temporary basis from June to September, and will require the post holder to support the Bike Hub Coordinator to service to our fleet of bikes available for community hire.

As the assistant bike mechanic the role will require an ability to organise repair jobs and management of personal workloads within a small team, there will also be an element of customer service and community engagement.

There is a further opportunity for the right individual to support in the development of our bike workshop and help it become a pivotal part of our outdoor activities programme.

Key Task and Activities

  • Ensure that health and safety and operational delivery is in adherence with written policies and procedures and assist to update these in line with good practice
  • Assist with bike maintenance within the bike workshop
  • Liaise with Lambhill Stables departments to ensure the smooth running of timetabled activities
  • Facilitate during bike events promoting initiatives in keeping with the project

Skills and experience required

Technical;

• General bike maintenance

• Strip and rebuild all types of bicycles

• Broad knowledge of gearing mechanisms

Operational;

• Friendly, approachable and helpful attitude

• Maintain accurate records of business activity

• Ability to deliver high level of customer experience

• Motivated with excellent communication skills

• Good team worker

Personal Qualities

Ability to foster “a can do” culture by motivating others and actively seeking solutions to problems

Flexibility, enthusiasm and the ability to lead and work as part of a small team

Self starter who is proactive in raising issues and problems as they occur

Team player who values colleagues and advice offered

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This vacancy has now closed

Part Time Cafe Supervisor

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 29th August 2021

Lambhill Stables is a community owned charity in the North of Glasgow providing recreational, educational, training and employment opportunities. Our aims are to develop and deliver programmes of community-based activities in support of our provisions, to engage in viable and socially inclusive activity and to do so in a sustainable way.

Job Purpose

To supervise operations of Lambhill Stables café & kitchen, including supporting staff and volunteers to provide excellent food, customer service and smooth running of the café & kitchen

Key Results Areas

· Oversee all café, food pantry and catering operations, including food preparation, inventory, equipment and events

· Train and supervise café staff including volunteers & trainees

· Prepare weekly work schedules in relation to the main café & kitchen areas

· Oversee good quality food preparation and service

· Maintain a consistent high standard of food quality, hygiene and health & safety

· Ensure café costs are within budget and identify ways to increase catering income

· Maintain records and prepare reports of daily, weekly and monthly revenues and expenses

· Keep records of all kitchen/catering related supplies and order new stock as required

· Resolve customer complaints regarding food or customer service

· Support and facilitate food provision at events

· Suggest new menu items based on customer feedback

· Identify strategies to retain and attract customers

· Ensure the café & kitchen areas are clean and tidy

Job Requirements:

● Identify & participate in any necessary training to acquire and develop skills

● Participate in and contribute to volunteer & staff team meetings as required

● Provide appropriate support to volunteers and trainees as required

Personal Qualities

  • Ability to foster “a can do” culture by motivating others and actively seeking solutions to problems
  • Flexibility, enthusiasm and the ability to lead and work as part of a small team
  • Self starter who is proactive in raising issues and problems as they occur
  • Team player who values colleagues and advice offered
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This vacancy has now closed

Part Time Bike Mechanic

  • Part time
  • £19,656 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 7th April 2022

Lambhill Stables is a community owned charity in the North of Glasgow providing recreational, educational, training and employment opportunities. Our aims are to develop and deliver programmes of community-based activities in support of our provisions, to engage in viable and socially inclusive activity and to do so in a sustainable way.

This post is currently funded to 31st March 2023, and will require the post holder to provide service and maintenance to customer bikes, and service our fleet of bikes available for community hire.

As the Bike Mechanic the role will require an ability to organise repair jobs and management of personal workloads whilst working as part of the wider staff team, whilst providing a high standard of customer service and community engagement.

There is a further opportunity for the right individual to support in the development of our bike workshop and help it become a pivotal part of our outdoor activities programme.

Key Task and Activities

  • Ensure that health and safety and operational delivery is in adherence with written policies and procedures and assist to update these in line with good practice
  • Provide bike maintenance within the bike workshop
  • Liaise with Lambhill Stables departments to ensure the smooth running of timetabled activities
  • Facilitate during bike events promoting initiatives in keeping with the project

Skills and experience required

Technical;

  • Cytech level 3 qualified, or equivalent professional experience
  • Experience of working in a bike workshop, booking system, cash handling and financial reporting
  • Cycle Leader trained
  • Full driving licence

Operational;

  • Friendly, approachable and helpful attitude
  • Maintain accurate records of business activity
  • Ability to deliver high level of customer experience
  • Motivated with excellent communication skills
  • Good team worker
  • Experience of supervising and training volunteers
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision, multi-task effectively and to meet tight deadlines
  • Willingness to undertake flexible working hours
  • Willingness to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check

Personal Qualities

  • Ability to foster “a can do” culture by motivating others and actively seeking solutions to problems
  • Flexibility, enthusiasm and the ability to lead and work as part of a small team
  • Self starter who is proactive in raising issues and problems as they occur
  • Team player who values colleagues and advice offered
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