At One Parent Families Scotland we have a committed, skilled team that works hard to improve the lives of single parent families in Scotland. In return, we support our staff and offer them opportunities to develop their career.

We recruit staff from a wide range of backgrounds and ages. We offer flexible working so that all staff can balance work with family and personal development needs.  Job share will be considered for all OPFS posts.

Current Vacancies


Single Parent Employability Soft Skills Worker

The Single Parent Employability Worker will be responsible to the Dundee Services Manager and will work in partnership with Family Support colleagues and other employability organisations to provide soft skills employability services for single parents in Dundee.

Location: Dundee
Salary: £21,100 to £ 27,012 pro rata
Hours: 17.5 hours per week
Closing date: 26 April 2019

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Mental Health and Wellbeing Service National Co-ordinator

Sorry - this vacancy is now closed!

The post holder will be responsible for the overall management of OPFS Therapeutic Support, including partnership and volunteer management, collaboration with OPFS Digital to produce online content and communications and development of OPFS Health & Wellbeing Training Services.

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £27,250 - £33,306
Hours: 35 hours per week
Closing date: 12 April 2019

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Media volunteers wanted

We’re always looking for lone parents who are willing to speak to the media.

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