Bike for Good
Bike for Good

Charity registered in Scotland SC042707

We refurbish, repair and teach communities how to maintain bicycles; once you have the skills a bike is for good.We use the bike to do good actions: we improve the environment, teach skills, and improve mental and physical health. Once you get into cycling, it is for good – not only summer time!

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Volunteer Administrator (Part-time)

  • Part time
  • £18,859 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 7th August 2020

Bike for Good is currently recruiting for a part-time Volunteer Administrator to work within our Skills and Development Team. The successful candidate will provide administrative support to our team of volunteers, ensuring that recruitment, induction, training and day to day guidance is provided to our hard-working and valued volunteers.

We are looking for someone with admin experience, preferably in a charity or voluntary organisation. The ability to manage multiple tasks is essential, as are strong interpersonal skills. We are looking for someone with a personable and friendly approach to work who can also demonstrate our core organisational values.

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Health & Wellbeing Cycling Practitioner

  • Full time
  • £18,859 – £19,831
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 6th November 2020

Bike for Good is currently recruiting for a full-time Health & Wellbeing Cycling Practitioner. The successful candidate will deliver cycle training for adults who are willing to improve their physical and mental health and become a qualified Ride Leader. They will contribute towards the setup, running and on-going planning of Health and Wellbeing groups and 1:1 lessons. The post holder will be responsible for meeting targets set together with the Health & Wellbeing Coordinator.

We are looking for someone who is a flexible self-starter with an enterprising attitude. It is also important that you are someone with a personable and friendly approach to work who can also demonstrate our core organisational values.

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Communications Lead

  • Full time
  • £23,637
  • Temporarily home based
  • Closing 13th November 2020

Bike for Good is seeking an experienced communication professional to join our award-winning team and help us change lives through cycling!

The successful candidate will lead and develop our Communications Strategy to help us achieve our vision, mission and values. The Communications Lead will focus on increasing the reach and awareness of our Community Outreach and Social Enterprise activities, services and impact.

We need someone with a creative approach who can promote Bike for Good, interact with the public and establish productive relationships with key stakeholders. Candidates should be passionate about increasing the number of people who choose to cycle as their main mode of travel and raising awareness of the benefits of cycling.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of success in the integrated digital & communications sector or related field, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Initially this is a one year contract, however, this is an exciting time for Bike for Good; we are looking for someone who is ambitious and has the drive to develop our Communication department alongside the wider organisation.

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HR Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 – £26,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 15th November 2020

Bike for Good is currently looking for a part-time Human Resources Officer to join our team and help us work towards our vision of a healthy and inclusive environment where everyone in the community benefits from more people cycling .

The successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day management of our HR records, procedures and policies. The role also involves supporting our payroll and pension procedures, as well as supporting the development of our staff and creating a diverse and inclusive workforce.

We're looking for someone with knowledge and understanding of employment legislation and HR best practice who will be committed to supporting the health and wellbeing of our staff in line with Bike for Good’s values.

You will be highly organised, an excellent communicator, and have the ability to act with confidentiality and discretion.

Initially, this is a part-time role, however Bike for Good is embarking on an exciting period of growth and development. We are looking for someone who will grow with us and has ambitions to develop the HR Officer role. For this reason, we need a flexible self-starter with an enterprising attitude. It is also important that you are someone with a personable and friendly approach to work who can also demonstrate our core organisational values.

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Top job! Interim Executive

  • Part time
  • To be confirmed
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 17th January 2021

We are looking for an Interim Executive to help support our leadership team as we embark on an exciting period of change and growth. You will support our CEO and join our leadership team to advise, lead and manage the organisation.

We need you to join us for 3 to 6 months initially, but this might be extended depending on the outcomes of the role. We are looking for someone to work circa 3 days per week. We are flexible and open to discussing your weekly hours, contract length and pay rates as for the right skills we’re happy to work flexibly with you.

Our charity is embarking on a programme of change to strengthen its reach and impact, and you will be joining us at an important and exciting time in our growth. Current projects include:

  • New service creation
  • Joint-Venture partnership with a larger commercial organisation.

Our funding for the position is secure. We have changed how we deliver services in response to Covid -19 and we are ambitious to embed what we have learned. We are needing your experience and skills to help us deliver this.

Aside from the job description, we will be looking for the successful candidate to provide hands-on leadership skills to our existing management team, with a strong strategic focus. Specifically, you will be tasked with reviewing our operating model, system and processes, and helping to place the organisation in a more sustainable and viable financial position, ahead of the new on-going opportunities.

About you

We are looking for an effective and motivating leader who is highly collaborative, with significant experience in Chief Operating Officer and/or Chief executive leadership roles.

Ideally you will have a background in the third sector, but experience of leading a medium size social enterprise scaling up is more important to help us achieve our goals

You’ll be experienced in driving change through engagement and influencing, leading organisational change, and nurturing a culture of continuous improvement in those that you lead. Experience of working in an environment for business transformation is essential.

You can be based outside of Glasgow as long as you are willing to travel to our locations when/if required.

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