Top job! General Manager

  • Full time
  • £35,390 – £37,717
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th April 2021

  • Advertised from 1st April 2021
  • 38 hours per week (Full time)


Columcille is a nurturing and creative environment which offers a wide range of activities for adults with learning disabilities. These include gardening, crafts, drama, music, dancing, and joinery. Our guiding philosophy, which is to address the needs of the whole person by providing opportunities for creativity and active participation, is based on Social Therapy principles as developed by Rudolf Steiner.

We are seeking a General Manager to lead the centre and its workforce. This is an exciting position with the potential to shape Columcille’s direction in a post-Covid world. The post holder will be well-supported by our Council of Management and committed, highly-skilled workforce.

The successful candidate will have previous management experience in the third sector, as well as extensive experience of working with individuals with learning disabilities. They will be committed towards Social Therapy principles. We are looking for someone who can lead, inspire, and advocate for others within the ever-changing external context of this sector.

A full job description and person specification is available and should be read before applying.

Application notes

To apply, complete our application form and send to

The closing date for applications is Monday 26th April at 12noon.