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Voluntary Sector Organisational Development Worker

  • Full time
  • £31,485 – £35,201
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 16th January 2023

  • Advertised from 6th December 2022
  • 35 hours/week


We are looking for someone with the enthusiasm and experience to offer organisational development and capacity building support to voluntary and community organisations across Edinburgh. Using a community development approach the post-holder will upskill and support organisations to make changes and take action to develop their organisation. They will also design and deliver intervention activities to address the identified needs for organisations. As many organisations in our sector are continually facing income challenges, they will work with their colleagues and line manager to identify funding and sustainability opportunities.

We are looking for someone to join the EVOC team who:

  • Can offer advice on governance-based and organisational development issues
  • Can provide guidance on best practice to deal with a complex situation, manage a change process and developing a plan of action
  • Provide practical support and coaching for activities such as creating or modifying a constitution and restructuring a charity
  • Support the design and delivery of the EVOC training programme, identifying training needs for organisations
  • Can line manage staff and volunteers

By joining the EVOC team you will:

  • Receive 25 days annual leave and 11 public holidays (pro-rata)
  • Be enrolled in a company pension plan
  • Benefit from access to an Employee Assistance Programme designed to support your health and wellbeing
  • Be able to adopt a hybrid working plan and be provided with all the equipment you need to work from home

Application notes

Deadline: 12noon, Mon 16 Jan 2023

Interviews: TBC

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