Regional Manager North West Scotland

  • Job Reference: 00001218-1
  • Date Posted: 4 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Macular Society
  • Location: Inverness, Highland
  • Salary: £14,186
  • Sector: Membership Manager
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: part time permanent

Job Description

JOB TITLE Regional Manager Scotland – North West

PART-TIME (19 hours)

Home Based

Salary £28,000 (pro rata)

 Are you somebody who would love to use your successful track-record of working with volunteers, experience of partnership working and commitment to person-centred working practices? Do you have an awareness or understanding of sight loss and outstanding organisational and communication skills?

 Macular disease is the biggest cause of sight loss in the UK, with around 300 people diagnosed every day. The Macular Society is the only charity determined to beat the fear and isolation of macular disease with world class research and, the best advice and support.

To support people affected by macular disease now, the Macular Society provides a range of support, information and services. Their research programme is focused on finding new treatments and a cure to beat macular disease forever.

The Role

This post holder will work towards expanding and developing a sustainable peer support network for people living with macular conditions, within the North West of Scotland. They will act as a main contact for all our support services across the area. They will also be supporting, developing and at times facilitating meetings and events.

 They will recruit, retain and manage volunteers and occasionally support development throughout Scotland. This post holder will be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with relevant services in North West Scotland.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.

This role requires the ability to travel across North West of Scotland and wider Scotland (and occasionally to our Head Office in Andover, Hampshire, England).

 

Good broadband connection is essential for this role.

 

Please view the full job specification at: http://www.macularsociety.org/vacancies

 

Please address any questions by email to:

Hazel.mcfarlane@macularsociety.org

 

To apply please email your CV with a covering letter, both in Word format, to: recruitment@macularsociety.org

 

Please note that we request that CVs and Applications are in in a Word format for accessibility reasons.

 

Closing date: 27th May 2021

 

Interviews will be held week commencing 14th June 2021.