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1st Step Bikes Team Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £26,000 pro-rata
  • Linlithgow Recycling Center and Falkirk Howgate center.
  • Closing 8th August 2022

  • Advertised from 19th July 2022
  • 0.6 FTE


Inspiring Recovery Together

Working towards communities that make addiction recovery real. That means challenging stigma, supporting people to see their own strengths, and creating opportunities for them to rebuild social connections and find purpose and fulfilment in their local communities.

Inspiring Recovery One Bike At A Time

The 1st Step Bikes Team Coordinator is an exciting role for the right person, leading our award winning team of bike mechanics and volunteers to help develop and grow our charity. They will be able to inspire enthusiasm in bikes and cycling, and enable our volunteers to build and strengthen their own recovery journeys. They will also work closely and collaborate with our partner agencies.

1st Step Development Ventures is a community-led charity and social enterprise, working in West Lothian and Falkirk. Our aim is to promote recovery from addiction and improve mental health and develop a sustainable social enterprise that can grow as our team grows into stronger and more resilient people, at the same time as making a positive impact in the community. We run a number of projects that create fulfilling opportunities for people to learn, find purpose and build up strong supportive relationships. We have provided supported bike related activities since 2016 including:

A full Job Description is available for download below

Application notes

Applicants are invited to submit a CV of no more than two pages, and a covering letter of no more than two pages, setting out why you want to join us, and how you meet the person specification. These should be sent to by midday Monday 8th August 2022.

If you would like more information or to discuss anything in relation to the new post contact Maria Throp Development Manager 07597392931