Food Pantry and Volunteer Co-ordinator

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Children 1st team in the Carrick Family Wellbeing Service. The service offers community based, child centred family wellbeing support across the Carrick locality of Girvan, Maybole and the surrounding villages.

 We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic and committed to engaging with communities  to co-ordinate and oversee the operational delivery of the Girvan Food Pantry. This will include recruitment, induction, training, and support of volunteers.

The successful candidate will carry out an important role to create a sustainable, holistic service to meet the needs of the community through community engagement and active participation from the planning stage through to implementation and growth of the Food Pantry.

If you are passionate about connecting with people and communities, we are keen to hear from you.

Further information

This is a fixed term, part-time role of 17.5 hours per week, funded initially for 6 months.

Job title: Food Pantry and Volunteer Co-ordinator

Reference number: CFS21/83

Location: Girvan

Closing date: 27/10/2021 12:00

Interview date: It is anticipated that interviews will take place on Tuesday 09 November 2021

Salary: £22,102-£26,686 (pro rata for part time)

Post: Part-time

To apply, please download and complete the attached 3 forms below (A, B and C) and email completed forms to:

Alternately, if you are unable to email us, postal applications may be sent to Human Resources, Children 1st, 83 Whitehouse Loan, Edinburgh, EH9 1AT.

Please also refer to the ‘Job Description and Person Specification’ and ‘Terms and Conditions’ for further information as per relevant documents attached below.

For further information or enquiries, please email:

We welcome and encourage applications from potential people of all backgrounds, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, belief, disability, who reflect our values.