Projects Officer

Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust

£25,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 01314454025 Jenni Green

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, sustainability

Closing date: Monday, 6th May 2019  

ELGT is seeking a Projects Officer to assist the Project Programme Manager in the delivery and development of greenspace and other woodland and green network projects as part of the ELGT annual work programme.

We are looking for a suitably experienced and enthusiastic self-starter, with a strong interest and qualifications/experience in environmental, woodland or community development related areas, and a proven track record of project development and implementation and partnership working.

To apply for the post, please complete and return an application form by 12 noon on Monday 6th May to CVs will not be accepted.

Salary: £25,000 + car allowance + 8% pension contribution

Full-time, based at ELGT office in Edinburgh

To apply for the post, please download an application form from our website and return by 12noon on Wednesday 1 May 2019 to CVs will not be accepted.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 14 May at ELGT's office in Swanston, Edinburgh.

About us:

The Edinburgh & Lothians Greenspace Trust is a successful and widely-respected independent charity that undertakes community-based environmental projects, working with partners to improve the quality and accessibility of greenspaces in and around Scotland’s capital city. We believe that quality local greenspaces can have a positive impact on the health and well-being of individuals, particularly those living in disadvantaged areas.

We raise up to £1M annually to fund and manage projects that include the creation and improvement of parks and gardens, woodlands, vacant and derelict land and cycleways, in addition to delivering programmes of community activities to support healthy living and active travel.

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