Dr Bell's Family Centre
Dr Bell's Family Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC037216

This innovative family centre was set up in 2006 as a partnership between local people, Edinburgh City Council Children and Families Department and NHS Lothian. For the last six years, using a community development approach, Dr. Bell’s has provided a range of services for families with young children who live in EH6 or EH7.


Current vacancies

Fundraising Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • The post is based at Dr Bell’s Family Centre in Leith, Edinburgh.
  • Closing 22nd August 2022

Dr Bell’s Family Centre has been supporting families in Leith since 2006 to thrive and feel safe, supported and healthy. We offer a welcoming, safe place where families with young children can get support, advice and encouragement. If you have a passion for fundraising and supporting families, we look forward to hearing from you.

Could you inspire funders to support Dr Bell’s mission to remove barriers for disadvantaged families? This is an exciting time to join the Dr Bell’s team as we expand to meet new challenges, including in the fundraising landscape. We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual, with experience in trusts and community fundraising, who is passionate about writing successful applications and working with our community. As a core part of our small team, you will be responsible for building and maintaining our trust and grants income stream to generate increased, sustainable restricted and unrestricted/core income. You should be a self-starter who also works well within a fast paced and dynamic team to deliver great results against our targets.

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Engagement Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th April 2021

Could you help to raise the profile of the charity in order to increase reach and engagement to support Dr Bell’s mission to remove barriers for disadvantaged families? An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and motivated individual, with some experience in communications, marketing or media to join the Dr Bell’s team.

You will work alongside our small team to support the implementation of an effective communications and volunteer strategy that raises the profile of the charity in order to increase reach and engagement. You will have primary responsibility for the production of marketing materials, designing publications, creating content for Dr Bell’s social media platforms as well as managing the website in line with our charity’s strategy and values. You will manage and support prospective and current volunteers and student placements as well as promoting, publicising and raising awareness of volunteering opportunities. Working closely with our Fundraising Officer, you will also be supporting the development of a new community fundraising income stream for the charity.

Dr Bell’s Family Centre has been supporting families in Leith since 2006 to thrive and feel safe, supported and healthy. We offer a welcoming, safe place where families with young children can get support, advice and encouragement. If you have a passion for fundraising and supporting families, we look forward to hearing from you.

Location: The post is based at Dr Bell’s Family Centre in Leith, Edinburgh with some home working required.

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This vacancy has now closed

Fundraising Officer

  • Part time or Permanent
  • £25,000
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th August 2021

Dr Bell’s Family Centre has been supporting families in Leith since 2006 to thrive and feel safe, supported and healthy. We offer a welcoming, safe place where families with young children can get support, advice and encouragement. If you have a passion for fundraising and supporting families, we look forward to hearing from you.

Could you inspire funders to support Dr Bell’s mission to remove barriers for disadvantaged families? An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and motivated individual, with some experience in trusts fundraising, to join the Dr Bell’s team. You will have primary responsibility for raising income from charitable trusts, grants and statutory funders. You will plan, develop and implement a trusts fundraising strategy in line with our charity’s strategy and values. You will produce robust and compelling applications, build strong partnerships, and manage reporting and stewardship to generate restricted and core/unrestricted income. Working closely with our Engagement Officer, you will also be responsible for developing a new community fundraising income stream for the charity.

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This vacancy has now closed

Community Development Manager

  • Full time or Permanent
  • £28,000
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th August 2021

Dr Bell’s Family Centre has been supporting families in Leith since 2006 to thrive and feel safe, supported and healthy. We offer a welcoming, safe place where families with young children can get support, advice and encouragement. If you have a passion for supporting families, we look forward to hearing from you.

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to work with families with young children living in Leith and partnering organisations, to overcome barriers to accessing services. They will work toward seeking long-term local solutions which address poverty and inequality by increasing family confidence and resilience. As a core part of our small team, you will be responsible for managing, developing and delivering a programme of work for families in Leith. You should be a self-starter who also works well within a team to deliver great results against our targets.

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This vacancy has now closed

Family Wellbeing Officer

  • Part time or Permanent
  • £25,000
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th August 2021

Dr Bell’s Family Centre has been supporting families in Leith since 2006 to thrive and feel safe, supported and healthy. We offer a welcoming, safe place where families with young children can get support, advice and encouragement. If you have a passion for supporting families, we look forward to hearing from you.

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to work with families with young children living in Leith and partnering organisations, to overcome barriers to accessing services. You should have some experience in holistic family support. This role will aim to promote children and their families’ resilience and offer support that promotes emotional wellbeing. You should be a self-starter who also works well within a team to deliver great results against our targets.

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This vacancy has now closed

Family Wellbeing Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Dr Bell’s Family Centre in Leith, Edinburgh.
  • Closing 16th February 2022

Dr Bell’s Family Centre has been supporting families in Leith since 2006 to thrive and feel safe, supported and healthy. We offer a welcoming, safe place where families with young children can get support, advice and encouragement. If you have a passion for supporting families, we look forward to hearing from you.

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to work with families with young children living in Leith and partnering organisations, to overcome barriers to accessing services. You should have some experience in holistic family support. This role will aim to promote children and their families’ resilience and offer support that promotes emotional wellbeing. You should be a self-starter who also works well within a team to deliver great results against our targets.

Shortlist
This vacancy has now closed

Engagement Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 21st February 2022

Could you help to raise the profile of the charity in order to increase reach and engagement to support Dr Bell’s mission to remove barriers for disadvantaged families?

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a dynamic and motivated individual, with some experience in communications, marketing or media to join the Dr Bell’s team. You will work alongside our small team to support the implementation of an effective communications and volunteer strategy that raises the profile of the charity in order to increase reach and engagement. You will have primary responsibility for the production of marketing materials, designing publications, creating content for Dr Bell’s social media platforms as well as managing the website in line with our charity’s strategy and values. You will manage and support prospective and current volunteers and student placements as well as promoting, publicising and raising awareness of volunteering opportunities. Working closely with our Fundraising Officer, you will also be supporting the development of a new community fundraising income stream for the charity.

Dr Bell’s Family Centre has been supporting families in Leith since 2006 to thrive and feel safe, supported and healthy. We offer a welcoming, safe place where families with young children can get support, advice and encouragement. If you have a passion for communications and supporting families, we look forward to hearing from you.

Location: The post is based at Dr Bell’s Family Centre in Leith, Edinburgh.

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This vacancy has now closed

Community Development Worker

  • Full time
  • £25,000
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th August 2022

Dr Bell’s Family Centre has been supporting families in Leith since 2006 to thrive and feel safe, supported and healthy. We offer a welcoming, safe place where families with young children can get support, advice and encouragement. If you have a passion for supporting families, we look forward to hearing from you.

We are seeking a dynamic and motivated individual to work with families with young children living in Leith and partnering organisations, to overcome barriers to accessing services. You should have some experience in holistic family support. This role will aim to promote children and their families’ resilience and offer support that promotes emotional wellbeing. You should be a self-starter who also works well within a team to deliver great results against our targets.

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