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Ref no:
GLA06813
Published:
19/3/2021
Closes:
18/4/2021
Location:
Various locations throughout the City, G4 0QW
Salary:
£29,124.24 - £34,124.27 per year
Contract Type:
Temporary
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Glasgow Life is the charity providing the support, inspiration and opportunity for Glasgow’s citizens to access the services that matter most to them.  Working across museums, the arts, music, sport, world-class events, festivals, libraries, community facilities, and physical activity, learning and heritage programmes; the scale and reach of our activity makes a real and positive impact on the lives of Glasgow’s residents and creates unforgettable experiences for our visitors.
We are recruiting a Digital Volunteer Support Officer, to join our 3,000 strong team of dedicated staff and volunteers.  You will be responsible for the development and delivery of a robust digital volunteer training programme for third sector partner organisations.   Reporting to the programme’s Coordinator, your duties will include partner and stakeholder engagement, coordinating programme development, implementation and delivery, operational logistics, team management, programme monitoring and reporting on quality and performance information. You will also work with the GL Marketing team to manage the promotion and marketing of the project to the wider G.C.V.S. partnership.                      
                                                                                                                                                          The project has been created in response to the need to increase digital inclusion and participation within third sector organisations.  This project will mirror the existing Glasgow Life Digi-PALS programme: https://www.glasgowlife.org.uk/libraries/learning-opportunities/digi-pa…    https://www.volunteerglasgow.org/charter/support/pledge-2-resources/gla…;.
To be successful in this role you have the following skills and experience:
•  essential Staff and/or volunteer management experience
•  essential Proven track record of project planning, development, delivery and evaluation
•  essential Partnership engagement experience
•  essential Motivated, flexible and adaptable with a positive proactive attitude
•  essential Excellent communicator and proficient digital skills  
We believe in the transformational power of the services we provide for the citizens and visitors of Glasgow, and if you want to be a part of it, we’d love to hear from you.
In return we can offer a generous holiday allowance of 29 days (rising to 34 days after 5 years), plus 6.5 public holidays.  You will also be eligible to join the Strathclyde pension fund, one of the largest local authority pension providers in the UK.  Additional staff benefits include staff discounts, annual leave purchase scheme, flexible retirement and family friendly policies.

 

This post is temporary for a period up to 1 year.

This position requires a Basic Disclosure. Please note successful candidates for the above position will be required to pay for their Disclosure.

Only existing employees of Glasgow Life can apply for this vacancy.

At Glasgow Life we value diversity and inclusion.  We are particularly interested in receiving applications from BAME groups who are currently under represented in our organisation.

At the end of the temporary period, eligible employees will have a right to return to a role of their substantive grade within the council family as a minimum.  Employees are required to inform their current manager prior to submitting an application.

Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054.

Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request.

Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

Further Information

For further information about working for us please refer to our website https://www.glasgowlife.org.uk/work-with-us

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