Previous Opportunities

General Manager

This position is now closed to applications.


Pollokshields Burgh Hall Trust wish to recruit a General Manager to manage all aspects of the operation and ongoing maintenance of Pollokshields Burgh Hall. The buildings – a unique Category ‘A’ listed former burgh hall with adjoining lodge house – have been operated by a charitable trust since 1986 and provide letting accommodation for community organisations and business users with a significant number of weddings and functions throughout the year. The Trust also operates two overnight accommodation wedding suites in the lodge house. More information can be found at the Trust web site:

The position is part time and will be supported by an Assistant Manager for bookings and various administrative tasks, three part-time caretakers for the supervision of a variety of lets and two cleaners.

Expressions of interest are invited from candidates with a broad level of management experience able to motivate staff and provide good leadership. Knowledge of marketing and media promotion is important with a proven ability in handling face to face negotiations with a variety of clients. Experience in income generation and tight financial management are also important. Salary and hours of work are negotiable.

To apply, please submit a CV of past experience and an indication of how you would envisage fulfilling the position and developing the commercial aspects of the business for the future.

Applications should be sent to If you do not receive an acknowledgement, please contact Melissa Scholes on 0141 212 7555.