• Full time
  • £32,442 – £33,963
  • Leith, Edinburgh
  • Closing 14th August 2020

  • Advertised from 27th July 2020
  • 35 hours per week


If you can…

  • Be responsible for the day to day running of a charity which supports families with young children in Leith and North East Edinburgh
  • Lead a team of staff and volunteers
  • Develop and deliver a 5-year strategic plan in conjunction with the Board of Trustees

… then you could be the new Managerof Home-Start Leith & North East Edinburgh.

Home-Start Leith & North East Edinburgh is an established charity offering support, friendship and practical help to parents with young children in the local community.

We are recruiting an experienced professional to direct the day-to-day management of the charity and to work in partnership with the Board of Trustees to ensure effective strategic management and the ongoing development of the scheme.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, in addition to experience of working with children and families, volunteers and partnership agencies. Experience of leading a project to successful outcomes is essential. Last year 113 families including 181 children were supported by a team of 42 volunteers.

Home-Start Leith & North East Edinburgh is committed to equality and diversity and to safe recruitment practice. The post involves regulated work with children and/or protected adults. PVG Scheme registration is essential.

Application notes

To find out more and to apply, please download the application pack below.

Application closing date: 12 noon, Friday 14th August 2020.

Interviews will be held via Go To Meeting on Thursday 27th / Friday 28th August 2020.

Due to the current situation with Covid-19 we are currently working from home. This will continue until Government guidelines indicate that it is appropriate to return to the workplace full time.