Jobs and internships
Supporting Regional Development Officer for Scotland
The Trussell Trust operates the largest and fastest-growing network of foodbanks in the UK. Right now we’re progressing at a truly exceptional rate, and we’re looking for a talented individual to support our RDO for Scotland to inspire, direct, and target the network’s development across the region. Resourceful, energetic, and with a gift for motivating those around them, the successful candidate will combine an aptitude for thinking large-scale with a keen eye for detail. With substantial experience of working closely with local communities, and especially with churches, they will be passionate about tackling poverty and hardship in the UK, and will operate as spokespersons for those hardest hit - bringing the facts, figures, and personal perspectives to MPs and policy makers.
Interested? For more information, download the Supporting RDO for Scotland’s role description.
To apply, please complete the application form and [optional] equal opportunities monitoring form and send them, together with a current CV and covering letter explaining why you believe you would be suitable for the role, to email@example.com by 3rd January 2014. Interviews will be held in the week beginning 13th January.
Do you want to be involved in one of the fastest growing charities in the UK? Are you looking for an opportunity to use your initiative, develop new skills and have the chance to grow? Why not make a Trussell Trust internship your next step after uni? There won't be much time for making tea...!
We provide a range of graduate internships lasting between 6 and 12 months, and whether you’re interested in frontline service provision or honing your marketing, finance or fundraising skills, we'll have something for you. Our vacancies for this year have now been filled, but watch this space for next year's...
Any questions? Call Laura on 01722 580189
Our Salisbury interns receive
- accommodation in an Intern House
£55 per week expenses
CV and career development workshops
Support, supervision and personal appraisals
Employment experience in one of the UK's fastest growing charities
Trussell Trust interns have gone into careers ranging from marketing to accountancy with some becoming Trussell Trust staff members.
'It’s been an invaluable experience; I’ve learnt so much, been given amazing opportunities and had responsibilities whilst receiving great support from the team. I’d recommend the internship to anyone interested in finding out what it’s like to work at the heart of an exciting, innovative and growing charity.'
Charis, Trussell Trust Intern 2012-13
‘Being a Trussell Trust intern gave me the experience of the third sector that I needed to start a career in this field. There’s a friendly atmosphere and I was gradually given more responsibility over the year. You know that everything you do is helping a great cause.’
Beccy, Trussell Trust fundraising intern 2009-10, now Development Officer at Selwyn College, Cambridge:
We believe in investing in young people and helping them to achieve their potential. If you want to improve your employability whilst helping us change lives we would love to hear from you.
Gap Year Positions
For more information on our Bulgaria department Gap Year position for 2013/14 click here.
To apply for this position or for more information please contact Richard at firstname.lastname@example.org