Glasgow Riding for the Disabled
Glasgow Riding for the Disabled

Charity registered in Scotland SC002041

Established in 1987, the RDA Glasgow Group is dedicated to improving the lives of people with disabilities through the provision of horse riding and carriage driving. With the help of over 150 volunteers, the RDA Glasgow Group offers 47 hours of classes per week, providing opportunities for therapy, achievement and enjoyment, improving health, well being and self-confidence, and benefiting mobility and co-ordination. The Group works with people from the Greater Glasgow area.

Current vacancies

Volunteer Coordinator / Admin Assistant

  • Part time
  • £16,380 pro-rata
  • Summerston, Glasgow
  • Closing 19th September 2019

Glasgow Riding for the Disabled are looking to employ a Volunteer Coordinator/Admin Assistant for their Centre based in Summerston, Glasgow. This post will be 20 hours over 5 days with a degree of flexibility (some evening/weekend work may be required). Salary £16,380 per annum (pro rata)

Job Purpose

To develop, expand and retain the numbers of volunteers at The Glasgow Group of Riding for the Disabled. The post holder will be responsible for all aspects of the day to day delivery of volunteering opportunities for The Glasgow Group of the Riding for the Disabled Association.

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Trusts and Foundations Fundraiser

  • Part time
  • £26,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 29th September 2019

We are looking for an experienced fundraiser to join our team. The post will build relationships and networks to explore new and existing fundraising and sponsorship opportunities

Background:

Glasgow RDA aim to give people with disabilities the opportunity to learn to ride or drive a horse in order to benefit from this therapeutic activity and to ensure they can learn in a pleasant, safe and supportive environment. With the help of over 150 volunteers, the Glasgow RDA offers 47 hours of classes per week, providing opportunities for therapy, achievement and enjoyment, improving health, well being and self-confidence, and benefiting mobility and co-ordination. This fundraising role will support current services and allow the ongoing development of the organisation.

Role purpose:

To contribute to our income generation through the application for funds from grants, trusts, corporates and foundations.

A full Job Description and Person Specification is available for download below.

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