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Organisational Development Coordinator

  • Full time or Part time
  • £29,899
  • Based in Edinburgh, with travel, overnight stays and some weekend work
  • Closing 2nd March 2020

  • Advertised from 10th February 2020
  • 35 hour per week (open to job share)


The Role

Scottish Women’s Aid has an exciting opportunity to join their busy and thriving Member Services team. Based in Edinburgh, the Organisational Development Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating organisational development within the Women’s Aid network and support a portfolio of Women’s Aid groups.


Scottish Women’s Aid is Scotland’s leading voluntary sector organisation working to prevent domestic abuse and promote effective policy and practice responses for women, children and young people who experience domestic abuse. We are the umbrella organisation for 36 autonomous Women’s Aid groups delivering direct services to women, children and young people across Scotland.

What You’ll Do

Working closely with a range of stakeholders, the role holder will support our member groups to improve governance and management structures. You’ll support the Women’s Aid network to ensure collaborative work, learning and development takes place whilst always striving towards the provision of effective support for women, children and young people.

What We Need

We’re looking for someone with experience of third sector governance and organisational development and experience of working with a wide range of partners at both a strategic and operational level. It’s important that the role holder can facilitate organisational processes to support the development of improvement plans.

We’re looking for someone who has;

  • An understanding of a gendered analysis of domestic abuse and the impact on women children, young people
  • Knowledge of the Office of the Charity Regulator requirements for Women’s Aid groups
  • The ability to manage a diverse workload and align work plans with strategic priorities
  • The skill to interpret and present complex issues to a wide range of audiences
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Office packages, email and internet research techniques

Application notes

You visit our website and download the application pack

Closing date for applications: Monday 2nd March 2020 at 12 noon.

Scottish Women’s Aid is committed to promoting equality and diversity. Applications are welcomed from all sections of the community. Applications will be accepted from women only under Schedule 9, part 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

For any questions relating to the vacancy please contact

Scottish Women’s Aid is a company limited by guarantee, company no. SC128433,

and a charity registered with the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator, charity no. SC001099.