Midlothian Sure Start
Midlothian Sure Start

Charity registered in Scotland SC031038

We aim to give very young children (from pre-birth to 11 years) the best possible start. We provide a range of services through six centres and on an outreach basis. We work as a team at grass roots level, delivering a client-led service within the large semi-rural community that we serve.

Current vacancies

Development Officer (2 posts)

  • Full time
  • £23,168 – £24,613
  • Based within Midlothian Sure Start.
  • Closing 18th December 2018

Midlothian Sure Start is a dynamic, award winning voluntary Organisation. It offers a quality support service to families with children up to age 10 across Midlothian. Midlothian Sure Start has been in existence since 2001 and employs over 80 members of staff providing a service in six family support centres. Our ethos is to provide a holistic, confidential community based service where Project Users are at the heart of the service.

With a passion for working with young children and a strong understanding of pre-birth to three framework and Building the Ambition, the successful candidate will develop, deliver, monitor & evaluate a program of activities and support for Parents and Carers to work towards Positive Destinations, such as Education, Volunteering, Apprenticeships and Employment. Our Positive Future project is funded by the Hunter Foundation and Scottish Government, to provide services to families in order to address drivers of poverty, and support them into positive destinations.

An HNC in Social Care or Community Education, or equivalent is essential.

Previous experience of working with adults is essential.

Previous experience of supporting Parents/Carers is desirable.

Knowledge of and experience in, community learning and development is also desirable.

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Family Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £21,326 – £22,464
  • Based in Head Office, Colliery Court, McSence Business Park
  • Closing 6th August 2018

The Worker will facilitate group work, Dads2b course and 1-1 intensive family support and a Dynamic Dads group on a Saturday morning.

For further information call Molly Moyle on 0131 654 0489 or email mollymoyle@midlothiansurestart.org.uk

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Fundraising and Communications Officer

  • Full time
  • £26,060
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th October 2018

Midlothian Sure Start is a dynamic, award winning voluntary Organisation. It offers a quality support service to families with children up to age 10 across Midlothian. Midlothian Sure Start has been in existence since 2001 and employs over 80 members of staff providing a service in six family support centres. Our ethos is to provide a holistic, confidential community based service where Project Users are at the heart of the service.

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our team as Fundraising and Communication Officer to increase revenue within Midlothian Sure Start as well as promoting our organisation, through a variety of fundraising, marketing and communication activities.

We are looking for an ambitious, organised and enthusiastic individual for this unique role.

Educated to degree level in a relevant subject or can demonstrate equivalent skills through ongoing professional/personal development.

Previous experience of fundraising and marketing administration is essential.

Previous experience in managing a Community Fundraising strategy.

For further information and to download a job pack please visit our website www.midlothiansurestart.org.uk

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Fundraising and Communications Officer (flexible)

  • Flexible
  • £26,060
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th October 2018

Midlothian Sure Start is a dynamic, award winning voluntary Organisation. It offers a quality support service to families with children up to age 10 across Midlothian. Midlothian Sure Start has been in existence since 2001 and employs over 80 members of staff providing a service in six family support centres. Our ethos is to provide a holistic, confidential community based service where Project Users are at the heart of the service.

We currently have an exciting opportunity to join our team as Fundraising and Communication Officer to increase revenue within Midlothian Sure Start as well as promoting our organisation, through a variety of fundraising, marketing and communication activities.

We are looking for an ambitious, organised and enthusiastic individual for this unique role.

Educated to degree level in a relevant subject or can demonstrate equivalent skills through ongoing professional/personal development.

Previous experience of fundraising and marketing administration is essential.

Previous experience in managing a Community Fundraising strategy.

For further information and to download a job pack please visit our website www.midlothiansurestart.org.uk

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