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Support Officer (Maternity Cover, 1 year fixed-term contract)

  • Part time
  • £25,750 pro-rata
  • Based at: Fast Forward office, 4 Bernard St, Edinburgh, EH6 6PP
  • Closing 18th November 2019

  • Advertised from 21st October 2019
  • Hours between 14 and 17.5 hours per week (equivalent to 2 or 2.5 days, hours can be worked flexibly)


Fast Forward is a national charity, leading the Gambling Education Hub: Scotland’s only national gambling education and prevention programme. We have been awarded funding by GambleAware to further develop our existing Gambling Education programme, which has been promoting youth gambling education and prevention across Scotland since 2016. This project adopts a training the trainers’ approach, while developing resources that professionals can use in a range of education and health settings.

The work of the Support Officer will include assisting the Project Officers with partnership building with national organisations, the development of the Gambling Education Network, data processing for monitoring and evaluation and the maintenance and further development of the online Gambling Education Toolkit.

This post is a Maternity Cover, for a 1 year fixed term period. The post holder will be part of a vibrant team with a supportive and dedicated workplace culture.

Job purpose: Gambling Education and Prevention Project

Reports to: Project Manager – Gambling Education and Prevention Project

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Please complete all sections of the application form and return it to or by post to the Chief Executive, Fast Forward, 4 Bernard Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6PP by 12noon on 18th November 2019.