Life Changes Trust
Life Changes Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC043816

The Life Changes Trust is an independent Scottish charity, established in April 2013 with a ten year, £50 million “spend-out” endowment from the Big Lottery Fund. The Trust’s mission is to facilitate and support transformational and sustainable improvements in the quality of life, well-being, empowerment and inclusion of two key groups in Scotland: • Care experienced young people • People affected by dementia The Trust works closely with our beneficiaries as well as policy makers, service providers and other stakeholders to ensure that our funding and influencing activities are targeted in ways that will bring the greatest benefit to our beneficiaries. This is a great opportunity to work with a visionary charity which is committed to investing in real and sustainable improvements in the lives of care experienced young people and people affected by dementia

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Communications and Digital Media Officer

  • Part time
  • £22,533 – £26,826 pro-rata
  • Glasgow (City Centre) with some travel throughout Scotland; occasional overnights away from home
  • Closing 22nd February 2019

The Life Changes Trust wishes to appoint an experienced Communications and Digital Media Officer within the Trust’s Communications team.

The Life Changes Trust is an independent Scottish charity, established in April 2013 with a ten year, £50 million “spend-out” endowment from the Big Lottery Fund (now The National Lottery Community Fund).

The Trust’s mission is to facilitate and support transformational and sustainable improvements in the quality of life, well-being, empowerment and inclusion of two key groups in Scotland:

· Care experienced young people

· People affected by dementia

This is a great opportunity to work with a visionary charity which is committed to investing in real and sustainable improvements in the lives of our beneficiaries.

For more information about the Trust please see lifechangestrust.org.uk

Requirements

It is essential that the successful candidate has an understanding of the Trust’s beneficiary groups, or an ability and willingness to develop this. You will have exemplary written and oral communication skills with an ability to engage with people in interactive and creative ways.

You will be a diverse, experienced and dynamic communications professional, with the ability to multi-task and work efficiently, supporting multiple teams. Reporting to the Comms & PR manager you will work with the wider Trust team.

Please read the full job description before you apply.

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Top job! Funding Manager

  • Full time
  • £37,554 – £42,719
  • Glasgow (City Centre) with occasional travel in Scotland
  • Closing 15th March 2019

The Life Changes Trust wishes to appoint an experienced Funding Manager.

For more information about the Trust please see lifechangestrust.org.uk.

Company Profile

The Life Changes Trust is an independent Scottish charity, established in April 2013 with a ten year, £50 million “spend-out” endowment from the Big Lottery Fund (now the National Lottery Community Fund).

The Trust’s mission is to facilitate and support transformational and sustainable improvements in the quality of life, well-being, empowerment and inclusion of two key groups in Scotland:

· Care experienced young people

· People affected by dementia

The Trust works closely with our beneficiaries as well as policy makers, service providers and other stakeholders to ensure that our funding and influencing activities are targeted in ways that will bring the greatest benefit to our beneficiaries.

This is a great opportunity to work with a visionary charity which is committed to investing in real and sustainable improvements in the lives of care experienced young people and people affected by dementia

Requirements

It is essential that the successful candidate has significant experience of high quality funding administration. You will work as part of the wider Trust team to ensure that funding management is well integrated with evaluation and influencing work.

You will be required to work across both programmes - Care Experienced Young People and Dementia. The Life Changes Trust is a time-limited organisation working until March 2023.

The ideal candidate will be reflective with excellent analytical skills, be beneficiary/customer focused with a willingness to acquire knowledge of the issues facing care experienced young people and people affected by dementia.

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Top job! Director of Finance and Funding

  • Part time
  • £48,747 – £59,340 pro-rata
  • Glasgow (City Centre)
  • Closing 12th April 2019

The Life Changes Trust wishes to appoint an experienced Director of Finance and Funding to work with the CEO to oversee the Trust’s finance and funding functions.

The Life Changes Trust is an independent Scottish charity, established in April 2013 with a ten year, £50 million “spend-out” endowment from the National Lottery Community Fund (formerly the Big Lottery Fund).

The Trust’s mission is to facilitate and support transformational and sustainable improvements in the quality of life, well-being, empowerment and inclusion of two key groups in Scotland:

· Care experienced young people

· People affected by dementia

This is a great opportunity to work with a visionary charity which is committed to investing in real and sustainable improvements in the lives of our beneficiaries.

The Life Changes Trust is a time-limited organisation established from April 2013 until March 2023.

Start Date: TBC May/June 2019

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Senior Evidence and Influencing Officer (Maternity Cover 11 months)

  • Full time
  • £29,414 – £33,617
  • Glasgow (City Centre)
  • Closing 18th April 2019

The Life Changes Trust is looking to appoint a Senior Evidence and Influencing Officer for an 11-month maternity cover (to begin May/June 2019). This is a full-time role, for which the Trust is happy to consider secondments.

The role will be responsible for supporting:

  • the promotion of learning and evidence about what works best for care experienced young people as they transition from being in care
  • the development of evidence that demonstrates a deep understanding of the particular needs of care experienced young people who may face multiple or distinct challenges when transitioning out of care
  • the delivery of a Programme Evaluation Plan

The Life Changes Trust is an independent Scottish charity, established in April 2013 with a ten year, £50 million “spend-out” endowment from the National Lottery Community Fund (formerly the Big Lottery Fund).

The Trust’s mission is to facilitate and support transformational and sustainable improvements in the quality of life, well-being, empowerment and inclusion of two key groups in Scotland:

  • Care experienced young people
  • People affected by dementia

This is a great opportunity to work with a visionary charity which is committed to investing in real and sustainable improvements in the lives of our beneficiaries.

The Life Changes Trust is a time-limited organisation established from April 2013 until March 2023.

For more information about the Trust please see lifechangestrust.org.uk

Requirements

Educated to degree level and with at least 3 years’ relevant work experience, it is essential that the successful candidate has an understanding of the Trust’s beneficiary groups, or an ability and willingness to develop this.

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Senior Funding Officer (Care Experienced Young People)

  • Full time
  • £29,414 – £33,617
  • Glasgow (City Centre)
  • Closing 18th April 2019

The Life Changes Trust is looking to appoint a Senior Funding Officer to our Care Experienced Young People Programme. The role will be responsible for supporting the development of high quality Trust funding management processes and arrangements, and supporting funding management within the Trust.

The Life Changes Trust is an independent Scottish charity, established in April 2013 with a ten year, £50 million “spend-out” endowment from the National Lottery Community Fund (formerly the Big Lottery Fund).

The Trust’s mission is to facilitate and support transformational and sustainable improvements in the quality of life, well-being, empowerment and inclusion of two key groups in Scotland:

· Care experienced young people

· People affected by dementia

This is a great opportunity to work with a visionary charity which is committed to investing in real and sustainable improvements in the lives of our beneficiaries.

The Life Changes Trust is a time-limited organisation established from April 2013 until March 2023.

For more information about the Trust please see lifechangestrust.org.uk

Requirements

Educated to degree level and with at least 5 years’ relevant work experience, it is essential that the successful candidate has an understanding of the Trust’s beneficiary groups, or an ability and willingness to develop this.

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