"Everyone needs a home, support and a springboard into independent living, learning and work. Some don’t have it. Aberdeen Foyer helps fill the gap."
The Foyer works to prevent and alleviate homelessness and unemployment in the North East of Scotland.
The Foyer makes a notable impact working to support and strengthen communities, addressing the causes and consequences of poverty and inequality. In Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire people have improved education, health, skills and quality of life. The Foyer has enabled people to work and realise their potential. The Foyer makes a difference.
The successful candidates will be passionate about contributing to their areas of involvement.
To apply for any of the vacancies
please complete the three forms below and email to:
• Job Application Form in Word format
• Ethnic Monitoring Form in Word format
• Conviction Declaration Form in Word format
Positions available - click job title for details
DIGITAL SKILLS COACH - FIXED TERM AT PETERHEAD
Digital Skills Coach (Fixed Term until 31 January 2019)
Salary: Up to £17,072 (Depending on qualifications and experience)
Hours: 36.25 per week
Location: Compass Point, 30 Back Street Peterhead
Closing Date: 2 January 2018
Aberdeenshire Employability Partnership (AEP) has an exciting new ESF project based in Peterhead.
Working for Aberdeen Foyer in the Aberdeenshire Employability Team, we are looking for a Digital Skills Coach who will assist the Development Coach in the delivery of training.
You will offer support to those who require Digital Skills Training to enable clients to become socially and economically independent by supporting them to develop the skills to access in work/out of work benefits.
You will help clients to access opportunities to make best use of online services such as financial savings or cheaper products.
The role will require excellent IT skills, knowledge of job search, CV development and employability skills. The right person for this post will be reliable, have good communication skills, the ability to engage and motivate people, be willing to be flexible to meet the needs of clients and be willing to learn. A driving license would be desirable.
The Foyer believes that every person has a unique set of strengths and capabilities and the potential for growth, change and success. We see the person not the problem and over the past 22 years have worked with thousands of people making remarkable changes.
Please click here for the Job Description.
Volunteer Minibus Drivers
Are you a qualified minibus driver? Do you enjoy working with young people? Are you committed to supporting services that benefit the community? Would you like to be part of a successful charitable organisation?
If so, we would like to hear from you.
As a volunteer minibus driver you will transport groups of young people to activities that support their personal and social development. A member of staff would accompany participants.
Many of our projects are of benefit to the community and assist participants to enhance their skills to progress to further education, other training or employment and to develop a sense of citizenship.
We have projects running throughout the year and would welcome applications from qualified minibus drivers who are able to give a few hours of their time each week or month or at specific times of the year.
Opportunities are available in Aberdeen City and North Aberdeenshire.
To apply, please complete the volunteer application form.
n.b. successful applicants will require to be disclosure checked
Do you have any time to give?
We all have skills, talents and experience which we could use to benefit others. There are lots of ways that you could get involved as a volunteer providing a vital contribution at the Foyer.
If you are interested we would be delighted to hear from you. Please email email@example.com
Periodically we are looking for new Board members. We currently have no vacancies on the Board but please do check for future opportunities.