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Programme Manager 2024

  • Part time
  • £30,000 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 22nd May 2022

  • Advertised from 26th April 2022
  • 22.5 hours per week (flexible days). Temporary – up to 2 years, on a 3 day per week, p/t basis.


Eric Liddell 2024 Centenary Initiative

Are you interested in joining a warm, welcoming and excellent Team?

Do you want to play a key role in supporting an international development based on an iconic Scottish figure?

Do you have a passion for making a difference and experience of programme management?

If yes, we need you as our Programme Manager 2024.

The Eric Liddell Community is a local care charity and community hub in the South West of Edinburgh delivering a range of services throughout the City and were founded in 1980 in memory of the 1924 Olympic gold medallist, Eric Liddell.

Our mission is to bring people together in their local communities to enhance health and wellbeing and have a positive impact on their lives.

Our vision is to live in a community where no-one feels lonely or isolated.

The Eric Liddell Community is undergoing a period of growth and expansion and a key part of this is our exciting plans for the Eric Liddell 2024 Centenary Initiative, which will develop, secure and celebrate the legacy of “The Flying Scotsman”, Eric Liddell.

The CEO has been asked to lead our plans for 2024 and to support this, we are recruiting a Programme Manager. This is a critical role, that will work closely with the CEO to develop, manage, deliver and implement the Eric Liddell 2024 Centenary Initiative, while working closely with our strategic partners, the 2024 Strategic Leadership Group and our Patron, HRH The Princess Royal.

Application notes

More information, including the full job description and the application form, can be found at

If you would like an informal discussion with our CEO, John MacMillan, please email Zsofia at who will arrange a suitable time for your call.

Deadline for applications: 22nd May 2022

Interviews: 2nd June 2022

We do not accept CVs, completed job application forms only.

To apply please complete the application form and return by email to