Life Changes Trust
Life Changes Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC043735

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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Senior Funding Officer (Dementia Programme)

  • Full time
  • £31,204 – £35,664
  • Glasgow (City Centre) with occasional travel in Scotland
  • Closing 27th March 2020

The Life Changes Trust is looking to appoint a Senior Funding Officer, initially to our Dementia 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 operates a flexible working policy, and considers all requests for flexible working.

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.

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

· Young people with care experience

· People living with dementia

· Unpaid carers of people with 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.

Please read the full job description before you apply.

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Top job! Evidence and Influencing Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £40,826 – £46,659 pro-rata
  • Glasgow (City Centre)
  • Closing 27th March 2020

The Life Changes Trust is looking to appoint an Evidence and Influencing Co-ordinator to work in our Young People with Care Experience Programme.

The role will be responsible for:

· Drawing on evidence from work funded by the Life Changes Trust and from elsewhere, working with colleagues to promote learning about what works best for care experienced young people as they transition from being in care.

· With colleagues, developing and evidencing a deeper understanding of the particular needs of care experienced young people who may face multiple or distinct challenges when transitioning out of care.

· Ensuring that a diverse range of young people with care experience help shape the Trust’s work and the work of the Trust’s Awardees, and that they are supported to draw on the Trust’s evidence base and use it to influence positive change in Scotland.

The Life Changes Trust operates a flexible working policy, and considers all requests for flexible working.

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.

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

· Young people with care experience

· People living with dementia

· Unpaid carers of people with 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.

Please read the full job description before you apply.

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This vacancy has now closed

Funding Support Assistant

  • Full time
  • £20,997 – £24,498
  • Glasgow (City Centre) with occasional travel in Scotland
  • Closing 27th March 2020

The Life Changes Trust is looking to appoint a Funding Support Assistant to provide support for Trust funding management processes across our Dementia and Young People with Care Experience programmes.

The Life Changes Trust operates a flexible working policy, and considers all requests for flexible working.

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.

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

· Young people with care experience

· People living with dementia

· Unpaid carers of people with 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 Scottish Higher level and with experience of customer service and/or administrative support, it is essential that the successful candidate has an understanding of the Trust’s beneficiary groups, or an ability and willingness to develop this.

Please read the full job description before you apply.

Shortlist
This vacancy has now closed

Senior Evidence and Influencing Officer (Dementia)

  • Full time
  • £31,204 – £35,664
  • Home based
  • Closing 26th June 2020

The Life Changes Trust has an exciting fixed-term opportunity available to join our Dementia Programme as a Senior Evidence and Influencing Officer.

The role will be responsible for:

· Supporting the collation of evidence from work funded by the Life Changes Trust and from elsewhere, working with colleagues to promote learning about what works best to achieve a holistic approach to the empowerment and support of people living with dementia and unpaid carers of people with dementia in Scotland.

· Supporting colleagues to develop and evidence a deeper understanding of the particular needs of people living with dementia and unpaid carers of people with dementia who may face multiple or distinct challenges.

· Supporting work that ensures a diverse range of people living with dementia and unpaid carers help shape the Trust’s work and the work of the Trust’s Awardees, and that they are supported to draw on the Trust’s evidence base and use it to influence positive change in Scotland.

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.

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

· Young people with care experience

· People living with dementia

· Unpaid carers of people with 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 understands the Trust’s beneficiary groups, or has an ability and willingness to develop this.

Please read the full job description before you apply.

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