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Top job! General Manager

  • Full time
  • £28,000 – £32,000
  • Culross, Fife
  • Closing 28th February 2019

  • Advertised from 10th January 2019
  • 40 hours per week (37.5hrs paid and 0.5 hrs lunch break unpaid).


  • The General Manager will be responsible for the day to day running of the Trust, ensuring staff are meeting the objectives of their job roles and are fulfilling the needs of our guests during events and open season.
  • The Manager will aid with the running of the office and be aware of the Trusts finances helping to maximise income during closed season.
  • The Manager will have to provide structure and build a good relationship with staff to ensure the smooth running of the Trust completing staff welfare and performance checks on a monthly basis.
  • The Manager must be approachable, empathetic and be open to suggestion as everyone at Blair Castle operates as a close-knit team.
  • The Manager is responsible for promoting and maintaining the Trust website and social media pages
  • A key part of the post will be to develop new income streams for the Trust as well as increasing our profile with outside bodies, Councils and local communities.

This role is subject to a 6 months probationary period.

Please download the Job Description below for further information about this role.

Organisation profile

Scottish Mining Welfare Trust is a registered charity which has been in existence since 1927.

We provide subsidised holidays to people who have worked in the mining industry and their family.

We exist to help alleviate social isolation and give opportunities to people who may have financial difficulties. We work in Partnership with CISWO and other Third Sector organisations to provide the best supported service.

This is an exciting opportunity to support a diverse and expanding organisation and build on and further develop its services.

Application notes

Please download copy of the application form and return to or post to Scottish Mining Welfare Trust, Blair Castle, Culross, KY12 8JW.

All applications must be submitted by 5pm on 28/02/2019