Development Lead Officer - STAND (Striving Towards a New Day)

  • Part time
  • £35,000 pro-rata
  • Remote: Home based, remote working with travel essential to services across Fife
  • Closing 26th July 2024

  • Advertised from 10th July 2024
  • 24 hours per week. Until end July 2027 in the first instance.


STAND is a Fife charity which exists to provide peer support to people who are living with a diagnosis of dementia and their families and friends to support people to live well with dementia taking an asset-based approach, valuing and building on members skills and experiences. It does this through a range of approaches including provision of Dementia Friendly Meeting Centre Spaces across the Kingdom. STAND members are also involved in raising awareness about dementia and do this through connections with local schools, businesses, organisations and through the provision of information sessions at public events. STAND’s Board of Trustees is made up of people with lived experience of dementia and their supporters.

STAND has grown rapidly since it started in 2019 and we are now seeking a Development Lead Officer to join us to take forward our objectives and manage and develop STAND’s work so that we can survive and thrive. This is a three-year new post which has been funded by the National Lottery Community Fund.

Frequent travel around Fife will be required; you must have the ability to travel within Fife, a full and current driving license and access to own transport.

For a full job description, person specification and further information on STAND, please see

For any further information please email or contact if you would like to arrange to chat about the post.

Application notes

Application by CV and covering letter to by Friday 26th July at 10am.

Interviews will be held between 5th and 16th August.