NEWS

  • COFFEE MORNING: 29TH FEBRUARY 2020 10AM-12.

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  • DIGITAL MARKETING ASSISTANT (VOLUNTARY)

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    Job Description pdf: Digital Marketing Assistant (Voluntary)

    Title: Digital Marketing Assistant (Voluntary)

    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: To suit both parties

    Position type: Voluntary

    The Organisation: FCCT is a registered Scottish Charity SCO43597. The Trust opened a new community hub in November 2019, completing our capital project to rebuild the former Winton Cinema into a modern community hub for learning, development, arts & entertainment

    The hub will feature a vibrant programme of events and activities; a vibrant café; and rooms to let and hire.

    The Trust is growing fast and we need your help to tell everyone about our opportunities and the work that happens in the centre for the community: from activities aimed at babies to the elderly and everything in between.

    Duties & responsibilities: Are you interested in Marketing? Would you like to develop your skills in a broad range of Marketing channels whilst volunteering with a local charity?

    This is an exciting opportunity for someone keen in developing a career in Marketing to be a part of the new Fraser Centre from the very beginning in our new venue.

    The Fraser Centre Community Trust is launching a new website to showcase our facility, events and opportunities and latest news. This is an exciting time for the Trust with the new build, expanding community programme and a new website for you to manage the content of.

    This post is responsible for, but not limited to:

    1. Planning marketing content, developing Marketing channels and Strategy to engage with existing supporters, partner organisations, and attract new supporters.
    2. Working with the Centre Manager to promote the work of The Fraser Centre Community Trust and our partners.
    3. Update content to our marketing channels including: thefrasercentre.com; facebook, twitter, youtube, mailchimp.
    4. Analyse reactions to posts/content.

    Skills, Qualifications & Experience

    No previous experience or qualifications are required but you must be enthusiastic and creative with a passion for community and marketing.

    We would expect the candidate to have basic IT skills and a knowledge of social media channels.

    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.

    David Orr

    Project & Development Manager

    The Fraser Centre Community Trust

    3a Winton Place

    Tranent,

    East Lothian

    EH33 1AF

    Or email david@thefrasercentre.com

    Application deadline: Monday 24th February

    Interview dates: Week beginning 2nd March

    Start date: Immediate start

    Interview process: Interviews will be held at The Fraser Centre. References will only be used if you are selected for an interview.

    Appointment, Training, Notice

    There will be a three month probationary period at the end of which a progress meeting will be held with your line manager.

     

  • BIG FISH WEE FISH

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    Family creative workshops!

    Saturday 25th January 12.30 Wee, sleekit, cowrin, tim’rous beastie – family get together

    Monday 27th January 9.30am Gruffalo Themed Sensory Play

    Friday 31st January 9.30am Gruffalo Themed Sensory Play

    Monday 3rd February 9.30am: Emergency Themed Sensory Play

    Friday 3rd February 9.30am Emergency Themed Sensory Play

  • CATERING MANAGER POSITION

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    Please download the full job description here: The Fraser Centre Catering Manager

    Brief details:

    Title: Catering Manager (f/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 35 hours per week.

    Pay scale: £22,000

    Position type: Permanent, full time

    The Role: The Fraser Centre Community Trust is looking for an enthusiastic and creative individual to manage our cafe at The Fraser Centre.

    The Organisation:  FCCT is a registered Scottish Charity SCO43597. The Trust opened a new community hub for learning, development, arts & entertainment in November 2019. The hub features a café, rooms to let, rooms to hire, with a vibrant programme of events and activities.

    The café will be a popular destination in its own right as a café and a venue for special events as well as footfall from the activities and events held at The Fraser Centre.

    To Apply: To apply please send your CV and covering letter to the address below.

    David Orr

    Project & Development Manager

    The Fraser Centre Community Trust

    3a Winton Place,

    Tranent

    East Lothian

    EH33 1AF

    Or email david@thefrasercentre.com

    Facebook CV’s will not be accepted.

    Application deadline: Wednesday 12th February 12 noon.

    Interview dates: Week beginning 17th February

    Start date: To be arranged with successful applicant. Please give details of your notice period, if any, on your application.

  • 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”.