Charity registered in Scotland SC006806
Home-Start, the UK’s leading family support charity, provides an unique service for families – recruiting and training volunteers to support parents and young children in their own homes.
Home-Start Dunfermline is a voluntary organisation committed to working alongside families with children under 5 who are dealing with challenges in their lives. As one of Scotland’s largest family support charities we provide a variety of services to families including peer support, family groups and more specialist interventions. Our work is supported by a team of trained volunteers recruited from the local community.
We are currently looking for a creative, passionate and inspirational Scheme Manager who has experience in both securing funds and managing a great team of staff to deliver a support service to families where they need it most.
Key responsibilities associated with this role include:
· To ensure sustainability of funding and reporting whilst maintaining and developing relationships with funders
· To explore diversification of funding sources including community fundraising and social enterprise
· To manage, support and develop staff and volunteers
· To provide guidance and direction in relation to day to day operations including Child Protection and Volunteer management
Home-Start Dunfermline is committed to equality of opportunity.
Scottish Charity No 006806; Company Number 280849