Advice and Information Manager Vacancy

One Parent Families Scotland (OPFS) is looking for an Advice and Information Manager for the effective management and development, monitoring and evaluation of OPFS’ national information and advice service including the effective running of a telephone helpline, web-based information service, production of factsheets and information packs for parents and professionals and training for practitioners on issues affecting single parents e.g. welfare benefits and child maintenance.  The Advice and Information Manager will maintain an up-to-date record of the experiences of single parents, analyse these to identify trends and patterns to inform OPFS’ policy and influencing work.  S/he will be responsible for the relevant staff and budgets; for representing the work of OPFS to external agencies and for developing new areas of work and funding for these in conjunction with the Director and relevant agencies.   Please see the job description for more details.

Advice and Information Manager (35 hours)

Closing Date: The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Tuesday, May 16th, 2017.  Interviews will be held on Thursday 25th May, 2017.

Post:           Advice and Information Manager

Hours:        35 hours per week

Salary:        £32,360-39-552 per annum

Location:   OPFS Edinburgh or Glasgow Office with regular travel between the offices.

Reports to: Head of Strategy and Policy, and responsible to the Director and Board of Directors.

Application forms available below:

If you have any difficulties with the downloads telephone: 0131 556 3899

Completed applications should be returned to Email: or by post to One Parent Families Scotland, 13 Gayfield Square, Edinburgh EH1 3NX by the closing date (12:00 pm, Tuesday, May 16th, 2017). Interviews will be on Thursday, May 25th, 2017.

OPFS aims to be a family friendly and equal opportunities employer.

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