Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland
Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC013328

Having a baby with spina bifida or hydrocephalus is not the end. Just the beginning. SBH Scotland – There for the journey


Current vacancies

Young Peoples Transitions Worker

  • Full time
  • £23,709
  • Home-based with travel across the East of Scotland
  • Closing 11th December 2022

Do you want to positively impact the lives of young people in Scotland? We are looking for a motivated individual to support our 13 – 25 year olds and their families with the challenges they face through the healthcare and education systems as well as in everyday life.

SBH Scotland’s aim is always to empower individuals with spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus to be as independent as possible and your role will be important in making that happen.

From creating resources and organising events through to attending transition clinics and providing practical and emotional support, you’ll be part of a team supporting young people transition smoothly into adulthood.

You will be educated to SVQ3/4 level or equivalent level of relevant knowledge/experience and have experience of working with young people and their families and carers.

Having your own car and a full driving licence is also essential as travelling to young people’s homes, schools and appointments will be required as well as travel to SBH Scotland’s support centre in the central belt. In return we offer an attractive employee package including hybrid working and flexible hours.

SBH Scotland is an equal opportunities employer.

If you’re enthusiastic, empathic and want to make a difference in people’s lives we’d love to hear from you.

Informal enquiries are welcomed to discuss the posts further. Please email hr@sbhscotland.org.uk to arrange an informal chat.

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Fundraising Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,000
  • HQDullatur, Cumbernauld. Hybrid home working available.
  • Closing 3rd September 2021

This is an exciting time to join an established national charity who, for over 55 years, have provided a lifetime commitment of support and information to all those in Scotland affected by the rare, complex disabilities of spina bifida, hydrocephalus and related conditions.

We are now growing our small fundraising team and are seeking an energetic, articulate and proactive individual to manage all aspects of our existing portfolio of corporate and social events (Ladies lunch, Golf Day and Burns Supper). This exciting post will also involve supporting a wide range of community and corporate fundraising activity, identifying and applying for charity of the year opportunities and working closely with the Communications Manager on multi-platform communication strategies.

Previous fundraising experience in the voluntary sector preferred although not essential. This role may suit someone who can transfer their skills to this role. Whatever your previous experience you must be able to demonstrate that they have excellent communication skills and can achieve targets within agreed timescales. Computer literacy and a current driving licence are also essential.

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Activities Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £19,000 pro-rata
  • Home based with travel across North of Scotland
  • Closing 22nd October 2021

This is a great time to join the Support Team at Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland as we are developing and expanding services in response to the demand from those affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

Reporting to the Direct Services Manager North, this an exciting opportunity for a caring and motivated person to help us organise accessible activities and events in the North for families, children, young people and adults affected by Spina Bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

A Qualification in health/social care/wellbeing or relevant experience in related field is essential and the post will be ideally suited to a person with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to develop good working relationships with a wide range of service users, carers and partner agencies.

The ideal candidate will also be proactive, resourceful, capable and willing to make good things happen.

Own car and a full driving licence is essential.

Excellent employment package including: Flexible working hours, contributory pension scheme, paid expenses, death in service benefit

SBH Scotland is an equal opportunities employer

If you have a ‘Can do’ approach and are enthusiastic we’d love to hear from you.

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Family Support Team Lead

  • Part time
  • £24,000 – £29,000 pro-rata
  • West of Scotland
  • Closing 22nd October 2021

This is an exciting time to join the Support Team at Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland as we are developing and expanding services in response to the demand from those affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

Reporting to the Senior Management Team, the Team Lead role is integral in ensuring that high standards of service delivery continue for all of our children, young people, adults, families and carers across West of Scotland.

An exciting opportunity for a caring and motivated person to help us organise accessible activities and events for families, children, young people and adults affected by Spina Bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

Qualified to degree level or have an equivalent level of relevant knowledge/experience these posts are ideally suited to those with experience of working with individuals with special needs, a good communicator, able to make decisions and to supervise and support other staff members. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to develop constructive working relationships with a wide range of service users, carers and partner agencies is also essential.

Own car and a full driving licence is essential.

Location:Based in the Dan Young Building (SBH Scotland Head Office), Dullatur. Hybrid home working model welcomed. Occasional travel across West Scotland required.

Excellent employment package including:Workplace pension scheme, flexible working hours, salary sacrifice scheme, death in service benefit, 30 days annual leave plus 4 statutory days (additional days added after 3 years service – annual leave pro rata for part-time role)

SBH Scotland is an equal opportunities employer

If you have a ‘Can do’ approach and are enthusiastic we’d love to hear from you.

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Support Worker

  • Full time
  • £21,000 – £24,000
  • East of Scotland - home working welcomed.
  • Closing 24th November 2021

Based at the SBH Scotland Dan Young Building in Cumbernauld but hybrid home working welcomed. Travel across East of Scotland will be required to meet the needs of our service users.

This is an exciting time to join the Support Team at Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland as we are developing and expanding services in response to the demand from those affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

SBH Scotland is looking for 1 Full-Time Support Workers to offer a wide range of proactive support to children, young people, adults, families and carers affected by spina bifida, hydrocephalus and related conditions.

Reporting to the Support Lead in the East, this varied role offers the opportunity to support individuals in a variety of ways including: 1-2-1 support, organising groups or activities, working on our Helpline, sourcing resources or information, assisting with financial/benefits queries or working alongside healthcare professional or external agencies.

Educated to SVQ3/4 level or equivalent level of relevant knowledge/experience, the post will be ideally suited to a person with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to develop constructive working relationships with a wide range of service users, carers and partner agencies.

The ideal candidate will also be proactive, resourceful and willing to contribute to the team in the interests of overall service aims.

Own car and a full driving licence is essential.

Excellent employment package including: flexible working hours, contributory pension scheme, paid expenses, death in service benefit, 30 days annual leave plus 4 statutory days (additional days added after 3 years service. Annual leave is Pro Rata for Part Time workers)

SBH Scotland is an equal opportunities employer

If you have a ‘Can do’ approach, are enthusiastic and willing to learn we’d love to hear from you.

Informal enquiries are welcomed to discuss the posts further. Please email jobs@sbhscotland.org.uk to arrange an informal chat.

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Early Years Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £21,000 – £24,000 pro-rata
  • Cumbernauld with hybrid home working and travel
  • Closing 3rd December 2021

Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus (SBH) Scotland are the only charity in Scotland with a remit to provide support to those affected by these complex disabilities. This is an exciting time to join the Support Team at Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Scotland as we are developing and expanding services in response to the demand from those affected by spina bifida and/or hydrocephalus.

SBH Scotland is looking for a Part Time Early Years Support Worker to provide proactive support and focused intervention to children and families in the early years to empower and support them to be all they can be.

Reporting to the Support Leads in the West, this varied role offers the opportunity to support individuals in a variety of ways including: Facilitating and encouraging play, learning and social development of all children (0-8 years) within the service; enabling parents/carers to take an active role in their child’s development and learning; organising groups and activities; promoting learning through play; 1-2-1 support; contributing to our Helpline support and sourcing resources or information.

Educated to SVQ3/4 level or equivalent level of relevant knowledge/experience, the post will be ideally suited to a person with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to develop constructive working relationships with a wide range of service users, carers and partner agencies.

The ideal candidate will also be proactive, resourceful and willing to contribute to the team in the interests of overall service aims.

Own car and a full driving licence is essential.

Excellent employment package including: Flexible working hours, contributory pension scheme, paid expenses, death in service benefit, 30 days annual leave plus 4 statutory days (Pro rata for Part Time - additional days added after 3 years service.)

Based at the SBH Scotland Dan Young Building in Cumbernauld but hybrid home working welcomed. Travel across West of Scotland will be required to meet the needs of our service users.

SBH Scotland is an equal opportunities employer

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