Operations Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,500 – £33,857
  • East Kilbride
  • Closing 31st October 2021

  • Advertised from 13th October 2021
  • Fixed post until 31st March 2023 (post may be extended if funding is in place)


Older and Active in East Kilbride deliver a range of services which support older people over the age of 50 and disabled people of any age, including mental health problems.

This is driven by our overall vision ‘to improve the quality of life, health, wellbeing, independence, and inclusion of all older and disabled people in East Kilbride.’

Services include our Shopmobility service, minibus service, community hub ‘The Meeting Place’ and a range of health and wellbeing services. We also continue to provide remote support for people at home including help with prescriptions, shopping, ‘keep in touch’ calls and befriending.

The charity is pursuing ambitious development plans and we now have an exciting opportunity for an experienced operations manager to join our team.

The successful candidate will be dynamic, committed and forward thinking, with a proven track record in operational management. Experience of working in the third sector is desirable.

A self-starter with a can-do attitude, with experience in financial management, strong leadership and management skills, and a willingness to learn and develop in the role.

The Operations Manager will support the Chief Executive, fulfilling our vision that all older and disabled people in East Kilbride are included and supported in our community.

Application notes

The application form should be return by email to Lesley@olderandactive.co.uk

or posted to Older and Active in East Kilbride, Unit 200, Centrewest, East Kilbride, G74 1LL.