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Volunteer Development Officer

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • On site: Fife
  • Closing 3rd June 2024

  • Advertised from 21st May 2024
  • 16 hours per week. £13.06 per hour.


Fife Alcohol Support Service helps people deal with alcohol and substance misuse and their underlying causes. As part of our preventative work, our Curnie Clubs help adults out of severe loneliness and isolation into community activity of their choice. More information FASS and Curnie Clubs can be found at

This position will be located within our innovative Curnie Clubs team. Curnie clubs were established in 2016 to combat isolation and loneliness. We are currently expanding our community bridge work, working in the community with those not yet able to attend our clubs.

The post-holder will be talent spotting for potential Curnie Volunteers and developing and coordinating volunteer recruitment, placement, and training procedures. In addition, they will be connecting volunteers and staff across FASS through communications work. The post-holder will work with Club staff, Members and Volunteers at their hubs, in Kirkcaldy, Dunfermline and other Fife locations within the community.

The successful candidate will have some community work experience. The post presents an excellent opportunity for an early career role in Third Sector Development Work. We welcome applicants of any age for this position and will consider candidates’ employment, volunteering and education history. Induction and training will be provided. We are most interested in someone who shares the ethos of the project, which fosters understanding, self-sufficiency and community.

Application notes

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please download the application form, and return to

Closing Date for Applications: Noon, Monday 03/06/2024

Interview Date: Monday, 10/06/2024

Start date: Within four weeks from successful interview.

The successful applicant will be subject to membership of the PVG Scheme.