Vacancies – Highland and Aberdeenshire

We are currently recruiting in Highland and Aberdeenshire for the following posts: Highland Learning Co-ordinator (Employability Project) We seek a part-time Learning Coordinator to deliver informal and formal learning programmes in the Highland region to individuals and small groups of disabled people, carers and those experiencing barriers to work and education.  Read more here… Up […]

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Posted: Monday, July 8th, 2019

LEARNING COORDINATOR HIGHLAND (Employability Project)

Part-time 21hrs per week £22,765 (pro rata), pension, expenses, 25 days annual leave and 12 days public holidays per year (pro rata)Initially fixed term appointment to 30 June 2021 We seek a part-time Learning Coordinator to deliver informal and formal learning programmes in the Highland region to individuals and small groups of disabled people, carers […]

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Posted: Monday, July 8th, 2019

Aberdeen 40th Birthday and Volunteer Week Event

Come along and help us celebrate our 40th anniversary and our volunteers on Volunteer Week with entertainment, awards, afternoon tea and birthday cake! the event is being held on the 5th of June 2019 in the Victoria Hall, Station Road, Ellon AB41 9AY at 12pm to 3pm. Starting way back in 1979, Lead Scotland volunteers […]

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Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2019

Aberdeenshire 40th Birthday and Volunteer Week Event

Come along and help us celebrate our 40th anniversary and our volunteers on Volunteer Week with entertainment, awards, afternoon tea and birthday cake! the event is being held on the 5th of June 2019 in the Victoria Hall, Station Road, Ellon AB41 9AY at 12pm to 3pm. Starting way back in 1979, Lead Scotland volunteers […]

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Posted: Monday, April 29th, 2019

Blog: Disabled Students at University in Scotland

We very much welcome the latest Discussion Paper on Disabled Students at University from Sir Professor Peter Scott, the Commissioner for Fair Access in Scotland. The paper considers fair access to university in relation to representation, entrant trends, retention and degree outcomes for disabled students.  Lead Scotland is passionate about fair access and we started […]

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Posted: Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Would you like to become a non executive director of Lead Scotland?

Find out more about Lead Scotland.  Find out more about about trustee duties.  We have a board induction process to help you understand your role. We are looking for a new board member to join our team. We are keen to recruit an individual with a background in fundraising or marketing. Lead Scotland is at […]

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Posted: Friday, March 1st, 2019

Would you like to become a non executive director of Lead Scotland?

Find out more about Lead Scotland.  Find out more about about trustee duties.  We have a board induction process to help you understand your role. We are looking for a new board member to join our team. We are keen to recruit an individual with a background in fundraising or marketing. Lead Scotland is at […]

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Posted: Friday, March 1st, 2019

Lead’s next empowerment meeting is in Kirkcaldy

Come along and help us celebrate our 40th anniversary, have afternoon tea and learn something new! In Fife the topic is participatory budgeting and we will be in St Brycedale Church, St Brycedale Ave, Kirkcaldy KY1 1ET on 28th March, 2019 between 1pm and 3pm. Register to tell us you are coming and share your […]

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Posted: Friday, March 1st, 2019

Living wage accreditation

Lead Scotland is very pleased to have become an accredited Living Wage Employer. This means that Lead Scotland voluntarily pays the living wage to all its employees and sub-contractors. The minimum wage, as set by the Government, is at present £7.83 an hour whereas the living wage, the amount calculated on what employees and their families require […]

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Posted: Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Lead Scotland AGM 2018

In the week when the new national living wage rate was announced and people were shouting “time for change” on  international volunteer managers day we held our AGM, in the very beautiful Perth North Church, an accessible and welcoming venue. We’ve had a good year reaching more learners, befriendees, helpline callers and supporters so the […]

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Posted: Wednesday, November 7th, 2018