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Fife International Forum - Area Coordinator
Created: 17/08/2022, Updated: 18/08/2022
Post: Area Coordinator
Hours: 21hrs per week
Salary: From £26,500.00 per year
Fife International Forum works to engage with and support members of international communities to deal with the many challenges faced in health, social and economic environments, empowering and enabling families to establish themselves successfully in Scotland. It has an exciting opportunity for an Area Coordinator to join the team.
If you are personable, reliable, organised, and creative, and have good attention to detail, a passion for delivering high-quality support, and good general IT and administration skills, it needs you to help them facilitate and deliver its Pre-Academy Employability Programme that will develop the knowledge, skills, wellbeing, and social integration of service users.
The initial responsibilities of this varied role will include:
Preparing and facilitating the Pre-Academy Employability Skills Programme on a cyclical basis throughout the year, in collaboration with Skills Development Scotland (SDS) and English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) and other partners;
Creating and maintaining work plans and programme schedules to deliver the programme of activities; and
Coordinating locations, logistics, facilities, safety and security, correspondence, materials and equipment, staffing and volunteer resources, ensuring all details are considered and executed effectively.
Going forward, the job will continue to evolve to include the delivery of Community Activities and the coordination and development of Volunteers. Fife International Forum believes that everyone brings their own unique strengths and skills to the team. Its core principle is to create a culture of respect, equality and equity where everyone shares ideas and values each person's contribution. It offers a generous salary and 5.6 weeks of paid annual leave.
Fife International Forum is reviewing and improving its benefits to ensure it continues to meet the team's needs as it continues to grow.
This is an opportunity to work as part of a small, friendly, forward-thinking team delivering a role with a purpose that benefits society. If you believe that you have the necessary qualities to succeed in this role, please e-mail [email protected]for an application pack. Please include with your completed application a covering letter explaining why you'd like to join the team and what you believe you could bring to this exciting role.
Please note that the closing date for applications is 07 September 2022 and interviews will take place week commencing 12 of September 2022.