Project Manager

  • Job Reference: 00000223-1
  • Date Posted: 21 May 2020
  • Recruiter: Voluntary Action Orkney
  • Website:
  • Location: Kirkwall, Orkney Islands
  • Salary: £27,028
  • Bonus/Benefits: DIA and pension
  • Sector: Administration, Community & Sport, Education, Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Enhancing Wellbeing in Our Island Communities 

Project Manager

£27,028 pro rata plus DIA and pension


Due to internal promotion at Voluntary Action Orkney we are recruiting a suitably experienced candidate to manage the expansion of an existing, innovative, community led project designed to provide a range of services to improve wellbeing in five Orkney islands.

You will work collaboratively with Island Development Trusts to extend the remit of the current project to include all age groups with a focus on social inclusion, reducing inequalities, developing community and individual resilience and improving access to services within island localities.

You will have experience of managing projects or services, an understanding of health and wellbeing issues in remote rural, island areas, have excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 4th June 2020 at 5pm

Interviews are being held on Tuesday 16th June 2020. 


To Apply: Please click 'Apply for this job now' and you will be redirected to the VAO Website where you can get an application pack.


For further information please contact Ros Aitken on 01856 872897 or at