Communications team leader – CHILDREN 1st

CLOSING DATE: January 31, 2014

Edinburgh, Whitehouse Loan

Reference: FS14/01

Hours: 35 per week

Starting salary £30,306 with progression to £35,693

THIS is a unique opportunity to join one of Scotland’s leading children’s charities to play a vital role contributing to our aim of being a strong public voice for vulnerable children and families in Scotland.

You will lead on delivering our communications strategy, promoting who we are and what we do to key external audiences, managing a team of five individuals, evaluating our impact and contributing to planning for future activity.

We are looking for an individual with strong experience of managing projects and people, an all-round background in communications and up-to-date knowledge of and skills in the communications environment in Scotland.

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Closing date Friday 31 January 2014 at noon. It is anticipated that Interviews will be held on Tuesday 18 February 2014.

CHILDREN 1ST has a long tradition of valuing and involving volunteers. To find out more about volunteering with us, please visit our website.

The selection process will include seeking PVG Scheme information.

CHILDREN 1ST is the working name of the Royal Scottish Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Registered Charity No: SC 016092

Equal opportunities matter to CHILDREN 1ST