This vacancy has now closed

Operations and Development Manager

  • Part time
  • £29,310 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 14th December 2018

  • Advertised from 19th November 2018
  • 21 hours (Funded initially until March 2020 - Secondment opportunities considered)


Edinburgh Young Carers is seeking a suitably experienced Operations and Development Manager to join its team.

Reporting to the Chief Executive, this role proactively supports the development and work of the Charity to the benefit of young carers living in Edinburgh with the responsibility for the day to day operations of Edinburgh Young Carers. The post holder will take an operational lead in ensuring services to carers are flexible and developed in such a way as to best meet the needs of carers as cost effectively and efficiently as possible and assist the Chief Executive with the development of existing, and introduction of new projects and services.

In addition, the post holder will have direct responsibility for line managing sessional and volunteer staff and will deputise line management of permanent staff in the CE’s absence.

The post holder will have relevant qualifications in social care, community learning and development or management.

Management experience within the third or statutory sector and a proven ability to manage resources effectively and to set, monitor, report on and manage a budget is essential.

Application notes

Closing date: 14th December 2018 at 1pm

Interview date: 17th January 2019

For further details and an application pack, please contact:

Edinburgh Young Carers

Norton Park

57 Albion Road

Edinburgh EH7 5QY

Tel: 0131 475 2322