current vacancies

Pillar Kincardine:  Fundraising Trustee (Volunteer)

Description:
Pillar Kincardine is a local Mental Health charity whose mission is to improve the lives of adults living in Kincardine and Mearns seeking help to cope with emotional, social or mental health challenges.  We’re looking for a proactive individual with fundraising/grant application skills to sit on the Board of Trustees and ensure the organisation has appropriate fundraising/grant controls and strategies in place to sustain its future development.

Duties of the Fundraising Trustee include:
- Development and implementation of the organisation’s funding strategy
- Income generation and event planning - supporting the organisation to identify fundraising opportunities
- Identify potential funding streams and assist in applications for additional funding through grants, bursaries, and charitable donations
- Contributing to strategic development of the organisation
- Raising the profile of Pillar Kincardine as valuable community resource
Ideal volunteer will be passionate about ensuring Pillar’s continued capacity to provide locally accessible services for people living with long term mental health conditions.

Organisation aims and objectives:
Pillar Kincardine offers a needs led service furnishing individuals with the range of skills and opportunities they need to self-manage their mental health and establish meaningful community connections through a variety of professionally designed and facilitated community groups and projects.

Restrictions:
Interest in the challenges facing people living with long term mental health conditions.

Travel details:
Meetings held in Stonehaven approximately 6 weekly for a couple of hours.

Support:
Training detailsGood support/training provided to all volunteers. All help greatly appreciated.

For more information or to request an application form please contact:  Gillian Grochla (Service Manager) on 01569 767 222 or email gillian.grochla@pillarkincardine.org.

Pillar Kincardine:  Company Secretary (Volunteer)

Description:
Pillar Kincardine is keen to appoint a Company Secretary to support our Board of Trustees in ensuring the charity can continue to improve the lives of adults living in Kincardine and Mearns seeking help to cope with emotional, social and mental health challenges. While the Board takes its duties and responsibilities very seriously, it is very friendly, mutually supportive and prefers to be as informal as the business allows. 

Duties of the Company Secretary include:
- Support the chairman in ensuring the board functions efficiently and effectively
- Set dates / invitations for meetings and AGM’SPrepare and distribute agenda prior to board meetings and AGM
- Prepare minutes from each meeting in a timely manner, accurately recording the decisions, commitments and major points discussed, ensuring actions are assigned by the committee to appropriate individuals. Ensure the organisation remains compliant with the Pillar Articles of Association and all applicable legal and statutory requirements
- Ensure that all board members are registered with Companies House

Organisation aims and objectives:
Pillar Kincardine offers a needs led service furnishing individuals with the range of skills and opportunities they need to self-manage their mental health and establish meaningful community connections through a variety of professionally designed and facilitated community groups and projects.

Restrictions:
Interest in the challenges facing people living with long term mental health conditions.

Travel details:
Meetings held in Stonehaven approximately 6 weekly for a couple of hours.

Support:
Training detailsGood support/training provided to all volunteers. All help greatly appreciated.

For more information or to request an application form please contact:  Gillian Grochla (Service Manager) on 01569 767 222 or email gillian.grochla@pillarkincardine.org.

Pillar Kincardine Charity Trustees (Voluntary)

Description:
 Pillar Kincardine are keen to recruit passionate individuals to join our Board of Trustees to ensure the charity can continue to improve the lives of adults living in Kincardine and Mearns seeking help to cope with emotional, social and mental health challenges.  We are continually developing our service to meet the mental health support needs of our local community. In order to achieve this we are looking for new Directors with skills and experience in one or more of the following areas:
- Fundraising and or marketing in the charity sector
- Strategic and practical knowledge of financial reporting and grant applications
- Business Development
- Legal knowledge
- Database development

Organisation aims and objectives:
Pillar Kincardine offers a needs led service furnishing individuals with the range of skills and opportunities they need to self-manage their mental health and establish meaningful community connections through a variety of professionally designed and facilitated community groups and projects.

Restrictions:
Interest in the challenges facing people living with long term mental health conditions.

Travel details:
Meetings held in Stonehaven approximately 6 weekly for a couple of hours.

Support:
Training detailsGood support/training provided to all volunteers. All help greatly appreciated.

For more information or to request an application form please contact:  Gillian Grochla (Service Manager) on 01569 767 222 or email gillian.grochla@pillarkincardine.org.