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Development Manager

  • Full time
  • £30,000
  • Flexible – initially homeworking, potentially office based in future. Some travel around Scotland is required.
  • Closing 19th October 2020

  • Advertised from 6th October 2020
  • Full time, with flexible hours by agreement. There are regular evening group support sessions


The Linda Tremble Foundation is the leading community eating disorder charity in Scotland and is looking for a Development Manager to help the Board of Trustees to develop and expand the charity. The charity supports people with eating disorders, their carers and families in a growing number of geographical areas across Scotland, with face-to-face groups prior to Coronavirus, and currently by Zoom.

We recruit, train and support volunteers who facilitate support groups for people with eating disorders and carers and has also introduced a 1 to 1 befriending service.

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and well organised self-starter with drive and a passion for helping others. Ongoing training, development and support will be provided.

The ability to attract and lead a team of volunteers is essential and a good understanding of eating disorders and/or mental health conditions is desirable.

We welcome applications from candidates with strong communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.

Further details of the post are set out in the Job Description.

Application notes

We do not accept CVs or faxed Application Forms.

We do accept e-mailed Application Forms.

Please e-mail completed applications to:

Selected applicants will be invited to attend for interview. Subject to satisfactory interview and references a selection and appointment will be made from suitable applicants


• Closing date for applications is: Monday 19th October 2020, 12 noon

• Interviews planned for: Friday 23rd October 2020

• Anticipated start date: By agreement but expected to be within 5 weeks.

This is an exciting time for the charity and, following the appointment of the Development Manager, we will be launching our new brand and website. For a preview, please go to