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Current Vacancies

General Manager

As the General Manager (GM) of The Ecology Centre, you will have the opportunity to make a real difference and impact at an operational level for the benefit of the community and the environment. You will take a strategic lead in developing and sustaining the organisation's community-facing services, activities, volunteering, fundraising, and external partnerships, working closely with the Board of Trustees and our membership base. Building on our current strengths, you will lead our competent staff team and the growing number of volunteers to deliver a wide range of grant-funded projects and income-generating activities, including but not limited to, trading from The Nest Café and the employability pipeline in Fife.

Drawing inspiration from our vision, you will instil a sense of purpose and direction for the future, clarifying the organisation’s objectives and inspiring staff to embody our core values. Working collaboratively with the management team, you will be responsible for the overall organisational and program development and preparing reports for the Board of Trustees.

You will support the staff team, encouraging continuous learning and development and ensuring they have the necessary skills and knowledge to meet present and future challenges. You will be committed to the highest standards of operational delivery and will empower trust by delivering objectives in a reliable and professional manner, promoting harmony by understanding and responding to the needs of Centre staff and acting as an important bridge between day-to-day operations and the activities and needs of the Board of Trustees.

The Ecology Centre, Kinghorn loch, Burntisland, UK



Cafe Assistant

To support the smooth delivery and development of our Nest Café, and other catering requirements for the organisation, working within our centre café team, The role will involve some baking and cooking, using locally sourced produce where available, barista tasks, customer service and cash handling and light cleaning duties, plus any additional reasonable tasks as needed by the organisation.

Zero hours / on call / variable contracts are also available, if preferable.

This role requires regular weekend and occasional evening working.

The Ecology Centre, Kinghorn loch, Burntisland, UK

£9.50 per hour

up to 30 hours


Voluntary Role
Supporting our Board of Trustee with the strategic development of the organisation, with a focus on finance
Meetings take place every 6 weeks on a Thursday night via Teams
Ad-Hoc Working Groups when required

The Ecology Centre, Kinghorn Loch, Burntisland, UK

Minimal 2 hours per month

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