Area: Eyemouth, Scottish Borders
Deadline: 10 February 2020, 2pm

ReTweed is a multi-award-winning social enterprise based in Eyemouth that delivers a range of innovative textiles upcycling programmes, where people come together and learn a wide range of techniques and skills in craft, design and technology.

The project offers a 12-week free training programme for women facing barriers to progressing their lives or careers, as well as commercial workshops covering a wide range of upcycling activities and crafts to support ReTweed's business objectives.

Their environmental focus is to divert waste textiles from landfill and transform culture to embrace the creative potential of reducing, repairing, reusing and recycling as part of everyday life.

ReTweed is currently looking for a caring, passionate and innovative individual with a positive ethos to support their Chief Officer to manage their social enterprise activities, supporting women and the community to develop a range of craft, design and technology skills predominately in textiles.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day management and administration of ReTweed, and will manage four central project activities, mainly based at Eyemouth High Street premises.

ReTweed is striving for a more just and equitable world by empowering people to value themselves and their contributions to society. If you would like to help us transform lives through creative upcycling and be part of a progressive social enterprise, come and join us.

This is a part-time post, 24 hours per week. In the region £24/25k pro-rata. Fixed Term to 30 Sept 2021 and continued subject to funding.

For more information and to apply, please visit www.retweed.com/2020/01/were-hiring-a-services-manager/

This post is open to women only - Equality Act 2010 Work Occupational Requirement Exception, Schedule 9 Paragraph 1.