Connect
Connect

Charity registered in Scotland SC019168

At Connect, we strive to make parental involvement in education as good as it can be. We do this by working with our Members, parents and education partners and by delivering a range of training schemes and projects.

Current vacancies

Team Support Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £21,500 pro-rata
  • Homeworking/ flexible working
  • Closing 30th September 2022

We need a Team Support Coordinator to join our small, passionate team and help our day-to-day operations run smoothly. As Scottish education enters a period of rapid change, we have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to reimagine and redesign our education system, meaning that your time at Connect will be transformational.

We offer a position with a purpose, flexible working, 30 days holiday pro rata (inclusive of bank holidays), additional leave between Christmas and new year, and the support of enthusiastic co-workers.

A full job description is attached below.

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Top job! Executive Director

  • Full time
  • £38,000
  • Currently home working
  • Closing 25th February 2022

Connect is the long established charity committed to supporting parents and parent groups in Scottish schools and nurseries.

We’re now recruiting a new Executive Director to take over the running of the charity later this year. Passionate about parental engagement in education, driven by strong values and ready for an important leadership role? We have just the opportunity you’re looking for.

Connect plays a critical role in providing membership for Scotland’s parent-led groups and in ensuring parents/carers’ voices are heard in Scottish education and beyond.

If you’ve got the skills, experience and passion to lead Connect into the future, please contact execdirector@connect.scot for an informal chat in the first instance about the role.

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Business Administrator

  • Part time
  • £21,500 pro-rata
  • Currently home working
  • Closing 4th March 2022

Parents’ organisation Connect seeks a highly-organised Business Administrator (part time) to support the small staff team and ensure the continued smooth operation of key business functions.

Connect is a Scottish charity, membership organisation and a limited liability company: the Business Administrator will play a key role in continuing to keep Connect’s internal systems, HR processes, data management and membership services working efficiently. As well as demonstrable skills and experience in these areas, an enthusiasm for and interest in parental involvement in education is desirable too!

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