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Programme Officers

  • Full time
  • £30,000 – £33,000
  • Home-based (South-west and Central Scotland)
  • Closing 27th March 2023

  • Advertised from 16th March 2023


The Wood Foundation is recruiting up to three Programme Officers to support the delivery of its Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) programme across South-west and Central Scotland.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Be the principal point of contact for programme support for around 40-50 schools in the assigned region.
  • Support schools to ensure they are fully engaged, knowledgeable, and have adequate training and support to maximise the impact of the programme.
  • Support the enrolment process for new schools.
  • Manage administrative processes for schools’ involvement in YPI.
  • Work alongside the central team to support evaluation, communications, best practice sharing, and national activities.

Necessary skills, knowledge, and experience include:

  • Demonstrable experience of supporting a multi-stakeholder programme.
  • Well-developed organisational capabilities, including the ability to plan and manage priorities, meet deadlines, demonstrate strong attention to detail, and adopt a proactive approach to ensure programme deliverables are met.
  • Ability to travel with access to a car.
  • Self-starter and self-motivated.

Application notes

Closing date: Monday 27th march

Interviews: 5th-7th April, Glasgow

For more information or to submit your CV and cover note, email