This vacancy has now closed

Scheme Manager

  • Part time
  • £30,574 pro-rata
  • Dunfermline
  • Closing 3rd February 2020

  • Advertised from 6th January 2020
  • + pension package. 27 hours per week.


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

Application notes

For an application pack e-mail: or Telephone 01383 621349

The closing date for this post is Monday 3rd February 2020 at 5pm– any applications received after this date cannot be considered. Interviews will be held week commencing 24th February. Please return your completed application form to; or by post to Home-Start Dunfermline, 41 Bruce Street, Dunfermline, KY12 7AG.

This post is subject to an enhanced check through Disclosure Scotland.