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YOUR LEGACY

Help us to build a legacy in Tranent! Support our project to build a community centre for everyone by visiting our fundraising page.

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Do you want to see a new state of the art community centre in Tranent? So do we and we are fundraising now - visit our page to donate

TO PROVIDE A LEARNING,DEVELOPMENT,ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE AT THE HEART OF THE COMMUNITY.


THE FRASER CENTRE COMMUNITY TRUST'S VISION

The Fraser Centre Community Trust (FCCT) was formed in 2011 and aims to provide a Learning, Development, Arts and Entertainment Centre at the heart of the Community of Tranent

  • CINEMA

    REGULAR FILM SCREENINGS

    See family-focused movies at more affordable prices. CLICK HERE to book tickets.

  • CLASSES

    LEARNING ACTIVITIES

    We aim to coordinate training and education activities to engage all community members of all ages

  • ENTERTAINMENT

    PERFORMANCES AND WORKSHOPS

    We aim to provide theatre, music and comedy shows as well as youth theatre & music workshops with help from the Brunton Theatre Outreach Programme

  • VENUE HIRE

    FACILITIES FOR HIRE

    Tasteful and private function room available with newly refurbished adjoining stainless steel self-catering kitchen for hire.

Cinema – See the latest blockbusters with some old classics mixed in.Continue reading
Classes – Various learning and development initiatives available.Continue reading
Entertainment – Theatre, Comedy, Puppet Theatre, Live Bands, Ceilidh’s and more.Continue reading
Venue Hire – Space available for children’s parties and other small functions, self-catering kitchen also available for hire.Continue reading
Want to Book Our Venue ? – Simply click here to complete our Booking Form. Venue hire prices can be found here.
Want to become a Volunteer ? – Simply click here to complete our Volunteer Application Form.

Check out the latest news for The Fraser Centre and see what events and activities are coming up. Also check out any new classes being held in the near future.

  • BECOME A FRIEND OF THE FRASER CENTRE

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    Help support our project to build a centre for the community in Tranent from only £3 per month.

    The Friends of the Fraser Centre scheme has been set up to invite regular contributions towards our capital project to rebuild the old winton cinema into a modern centre for learning, development, arts & entertainment.

    Click here to become a Friend and start making your contribution to help make a difference in Tranent.

    Thank you.

     

     

  • SENIOR PILATES & TEA DANCE WITH AGEING WELL

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    New for 2020 with Ageing Well!

     

  • JINGLE BAGS THANK YOU!

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    The Fraser Centre Community Trust has teamed up with our neighbours M&F Funeral Services to help collect for the East Lothian Foodbank Jingle Bags appeal.

    Thank you to everyone who donated so generously!

  • BIG FISH WEE FISH

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    Loved our first Arts & Crafts day with Big Fish Wee Fish on Saturday, including this very awesome drawing of the new Fraser Centre!

    Give the Big Fish Wee Fish page a follow on facebook for lots of upcoming news on events for families.

  • CINEMA SUCCESS!

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    On Saturday 14th December Big Screen Cinema returned to Tranent!

    Thanks to our partnership with Indy Cinema the trust were able to show Frozen 2 and Last Christmas to packed audiences.

    Thanks for coming and we look forward to welcoming you in January!

  • RANK FOUNDATION

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    The Fraser Centre Community Trust would like to thank the Rank Foundation for their £1,500 contribution towards our new seating system.


    Centre Manager, David Orr said, “This seating system seats 116 people and is integral to the flexibility of the space and making it available for groups wishing to hire the room for different purposes. We would like to thank the Rank Foundation for their support towards this equipment”.

  • A GIFT FROM KIERAN

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    The Fraser centre Community Trust would like to thank local charity and partner ‘A Gift from Kieran’ for purchasing Baby Changing units for the new Fraser Centre.

    Centre Manager, David Orr said: “The Trust has been in partnership with ‘A Gift from Kieran’ for the past couple of years to provide free films over Christmas for local families and we look forward to continuing to work together in 2020 and beyond. With that focus on families, we are delighted they have helped our new building by providing the baby changing units”.

  • FESTIVE OPENING TIMES

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    What an amazing year for The Fraser Centre: I think it’s time for a little break!

    We will be closed from Friday 20th December and reopen for hired events on Saturday 4th January. Our office will reopen on Monday 6th January.

    We will respond to any enquiries upon our return, this includes enquiries through facebook and twitter.

    Our regular events will all commence on the week beginning 6th January as well.

    We have received an incredible number of replies to our Caretaker role and we shall be in touch with those selected for interview in January.

    Thank you for your amazing support in an incredible year. Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

  • WE ARE RECRUITING!

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    The Fraser Centre Community Trust is looking for a caretaker to help with the operations of the centre.

    Caretaker Job Description

    Key details:

    Job title: Caretaker (p/t)

    Organisation: The Fraser Centre Community Trust (FCCT)

    Location: The Fraser Centre Community Trust, 3a Winton Place, Tranent, East Lothian, EH33 1AF

    Reports to: Centre Manager

    Hours: Minimum 10 hours per week. This will include evenings and weekends.

    Pay scale: £9 per hour.

    Position type: Permanent, part time.

    The Organisation: FCCT is a registered Scottish Charity SCO43597. The Trust is in the process of completing a capital project to rebuild the former Winton Cinema into a modern community hub for learning, development, arts & entertainment.

    The building is due to open in October 2019. The hub will house a café, rooms to let, rooms to hire, with a vibrant programme of events and activities.

    FCCT is an equal opportunities employer.

    Duties & responsibilities: The Fraser Centre Community Trust is seeking to recruit a highly motivated and skilled individual within our team at The Fraser Centre.

    This post is responsible for:
    1. Welcoming event booking clients to The Fraser Centre.
    2. Preparing rooms for hire events.
    3. Ensuring the Centre is clean, safe and presentable to all users of the building
    4. Ensuring the Centre is a safe place to work and to visit through adopting safe working practices.
    5. Cleaning of the centre which includes but not exclusive to: lower windows and doors; foyer/café; offices; toilets; activity rooms; corridors.
    6. Ensuring toilets are freshly stocked with toiletries.
    7. Emptying bins.
    8. Ensure equipment is maintained and any faults or need for replacements highlighted to the Centre Manager.
    9. Working with other staff and users to provide a facility that everyone can be proud of.
    10. Responsible for opening and locking of the building before and after events.

    Skills, Qualifications & Experience

    Skills / Qualification / Experience Essential / Desirable
    Experience of working within a similar role Essential
    Trustworthy and able to work alone Essential
    Takes pride in their work Essential
    Good organisational & communication skills Essential
    Good record keeping skills Essential
    First Aid Certificate Desirable (Training will be given)

    To Apply: To apply please send your CV with a cover letter to the address below detailing why you are the best candidate for the position. Please provide two business/ professional references.

    David Orr
    Project & Development Manager
    The Fraser Centre Community Trust
    4 Cockburn Halls
    George Street
    Ormiston
    East Lothian
    EH35 5JB

    Or email david@thefrasercentre.com

    Application deadline: Friday 20th December

    Interview dates: Week beginning 6th January

    Start date: Immediate start upon completion of PVG disclosure procedure

    Interview process: Interviews will be held at The Fraser Centre with 2 members of the Trust. References will only be used if you are selected for an interview.

    Appointment, Training, Notice

    All successful applicants will be appointed subject to a PVG disclosure procedure

    There will be a three month probationary period with monthly reviews with your line manager.

    A 4 week notice period is required from either party.

  • FESTIVE OPENING TIMES

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    Keep up to date with all our festive changes, here is our December diary to help

    Office closes on Friday 20th December and reopens on Monday 6th January.

    New Age Kurling: Every Tuesday 9.45am until 17th December. Resumes 7th January.
    Arts & Crafts: Every Wednesday 10am until 18th December. Resumes 8th January
    Gentle Exercise: On holiday until 9th January!
    Family Christmas Arts & Crafts Workshop: Saturday 7th December, 10.30am
    Frozen 2: Saturday 14th December, 3pm
    Last Christmas: Saturday 14th December, 7pm

    Coming in January!
    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
    CATS

  • HIRE US NOW FOR 2020!

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    The Fraser Centre has welcomed several new groups to our venue since we opened earlier this month and we are keen to hear from more!

    If you have a group looking for premises in Tranent to hire then please fill in our online form and we shall be in touch!

     

Address 3a Winton Place, Tranent EH33 1AF

Telephone 01875 617444

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