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Volunteer Assistant

  • Part time
  • £19,546 pro-rata
  • Based Paisley
  • Closing 2nd June 2019

  • Advertised from 16th May 2019
  • 16 hours. Fixed term to 31 March 2021, continuation dependant on funding.


We are looking for a part time Volunteer Assistant. This post is funded to 31 March 2021. The Volunteer Assistant will support the Development Officers in providing direct support to volunteers across our service and roles. They will contribute to the developments on Bipolar Scotland's volunteer network and ensure we continue to deliver a high-quality volunteer-led service. They will be a first point of contact for volunteers, building and maintaining strong communication and relationships with volunteers, sharing information and providing updates in a timely manner. There is the opportunity to be involved in recruitment and training.

Ideally you will have experience of working in the mental health sector – on a paid or voluntary basis.

Some evening and weekend working will be expected – the working pattern is negotiable.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

To apply please submit your CV with covering letter detailing how you meet the criteria in the job description to Job description is attached. For further information on the organisation please email as above or contact Alison Cairns or Graeme Bowman on 0141 560 2050

Applications from those with lived experience of a mental health condition are welcomed. Interviews will be held on 13th or 14th June in Paisley.

Bipolar Scotland is a Disability Confident employer.