Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust
Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC018196

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. ELGT generates 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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Community Project Officer (Maternity Cover)

  • Full time or Part time
  • £25,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 6th January 2020

We have a vacancy for a Community Project Officer as a 6-month Maternity Leave cover with possible extension, based at ELGT office in Edinburgh.

ELGT is looking to appoint a Community Projects Officer (Maternity Cover) to assist in the development, coordination and delivery of ELGT’s programme of community engagement and project work, which supports and progresses the strategic aims and objectives of the Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust.

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