Project Support – Wellbeing

Organisation: OnFife

Salary: £25,829.49 – £28,251 per annum

Location: Kirkcaldy, Fife

Contract Type: Permanent
Grade: FC5
Salary: £25,829.49 – £28,251 per annum
Hours: 36 per week
Location: OnFife HQ, Iona House Kirkcaldy Fife
Job Reference: ON000474

We are OnFife and as Fife’s largest cultural organisation we specialise in making jaws drop, hearts warm, eyes light up and imaginations run wild. We work with a huge range of partners, artists and creatives and our spaces are some of Fife’s favourite places. An ambitious leadership-oriented charity, we’re built on strong values, and those values make us who we are – Fearless, Inviting, Fair and Exciting.

We offer a local government pension scheme, generous holiday allowance and flexible working opportunities.  If you need to travel for work, we can provide pool cars if you’re near head office or pay travel expenses so you are not out of pocket! Along with this, you can also access discounted gym/swim memberships and other employee benefits.

The Role
Following a recent re-structure we have an exciting opportunity for a Wellbeing Project Support to join the Cultural Heritage and Wellbeing Team.

With 35 libraries – 29 managed directly by OnFife’s Operations staff – working alongside our museums, galleries and theatres, there is tremendous scope to make a real difference to local people through service development across Fife.

Working closely with the Wellbeing Coordinator the post holder will support the delivery of community wellbeing projects, events, services and programming within libraries, heritage and theatres across OnFife teams and in Fife’s communities. They will also assist in the development of potential library, creative and cultural services to meet the needs of Fifers.

You can view the full job spec on our current vacancies page on our website.

About You
We’d love to hear from you if you have an enthusiasm for working with adults and are passionate about promoting OnFife events and activities with a focus on community-led wellbeing. You should have confidence and a sense of fun to enable delivery of popular activities such as Moments in Time reminiscence and Tovertafel (Magic Table) sessions for those living with dementia, Walk On and supporting our Reading Groups. You’ll have experience of multi-tasking on activities and working at busy, fun events. An excellent knowledge of adult fiction/non-fiction is required.

You require a good standard of technical skills and be able to create and edit online content, promotional materials and social media posts.

You should enjoy working as part of a team as well as independently. Excellent time management skills and the ability to juggle a busy diary and manage many administrative tasks is essential.

As the post requires you to travel, you will ideally have a driving licence and access to transport or be happy to use public transport and due to the nature of the work you will be expected to be a member of the PVG Scheme (we can facilitate this if you aren’t a member yet).

How to Apply
If you would like to find out more information about this role before applying, please contact Samantha MacDougall, Community Wellbeing Manager for an informal chat. Contact details can be found on our current vacancies page on our website.

When you’re ready to apply, please complete our application form and equal opportunities form and return them to the HR team at The application pack can be downloaded from our current vacancies page on our website.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 22nd February 2024.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 5th March 2024.

OnFife is an equal opportunities employer.

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