Improving lives for communities across Scotland by creating stronger links between health and housing is the main aim of a new national project. The Association of Chief Officers of Scottish Voluntary Organisations (ACOSVO) and the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) are bringing a wide-range of partners together to examine some of the major challenges being experienced by people across the country.


ACOSVO are looking for expressions of interest from FULL members who wish to join ACOSVO’s Board of Trustees.


Recruitment can be hard for first time hiring managers and seasoned professionals alike, however recruiting the right people is essential for enabling your organisation to achieve success.


As part of your ACOSVO membership &/or Chair Network affiliation you have access to ACOSVO’s SP experts across a variety of business areas. 


On 18 September 2019 between 1400-1600 ACOSVO are offering Members & Chair Network affiliates exclusive FREE 1-2-1 telephone surgeries with a range of trusted SP sector experts.  These surgeries are confidential & give you direct access to expert support for the personal & organisational issues facing you & your organisation.


As a team we are aiming to reduce our environmental impact both in and out of the office. We appreciate your support in this commitment to positive change. 


Exciting opportunity! As part of the Community Jobs Scotland programme, ACOSVO are currently recruiting for a new person to assist the Projects Officer with the co-ordination, marketing, and delivery of projects. 


Projects Assistant

Salary (£/hr) £9          

If you are passionate about leadership and the Third Sector we will provide you with the tools to make a difference. 

For job description/application form please click the link below.

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Following a successful launch in May, we are bringing back our ACOSVO Strategic Partner Surgeries with dates agreed on Wed 18 Sep 2019, 1400-1600 and Wed 22 Jan 2020, 1400-1600. 


Exact details and the experts contributing will be announced shortly but as part of your ACOSVO membership or Chairs’ Network affiliation you have access to our strategic partner experts in the fields of recruitment, law and investment, among others.


“Lots of opinions about branding at your charity?


Join ACA Philanthropy, your fellow ACOSVO members & third sector leaders on the 12th of September at the National Museum of Scotland to get some actual, research-based facts for your branding strategy.


ACOSVO is delighted to have partnered with Volunteer Scotland to host a bubble talk at the Solheim Cup at 2pm-4pm, Friday 13th September.


Solheim is aiming with the Scottish Government’s support to be the most inclusive major golf event and the bubble talks are all about volunteer participation and inclusion.


Tickets for a day at the golf will provide up to 15 ACOSVO members to have their own bubble talk about leadership and inclusion.