Vacancies

COMMUNICATIONS VOLUNTEER

We are looking for someone to assist us with our communications and promotion. The role involves supporting the Trust staff to help promote the work of ELGT, and to promote the benefits of greenspace for health and wellbeing.  

The role will be based at ELGT Office, 109/11 Swanston Road, Edinburgh EH10 7DS, but would involve assisting at events and activities throughout Edinburgh

Minimum expected commitment of 7 hrs/wk for 3 months; 10-16 hours/week preferred. Hours flexible depending on volunteer’s schedule and ELGT needs.

See here for a full desciption.

APPLICATION PROCESS:

Complete this form by 28th September and email it to recruitment@elgt.org.uk and we will arrange a time to come in to meet us. We currently only have capacity for one Communications Volunteer, so if there are several applicants we may ask you to go through a selection process involving an informal interview to find the best fitting candidate.

If you are interested in working or volunteering with the Trust, make sure you are signed up to our newsletter or follow us on Twitter or Facebook.

All job vacancies at ELGT will be publicised here as well as on relevant recruitment sites, such as www.goodmoves.org.uk; for more environmental jobs see www.environmentjob.co.uk

Publication scheme

Edinburgh & Lothians Greensapce Trust is covered by the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002. Under the Act, anyone can ask for information from us. We take part in the the Model Publication Scheme. The publication scheme shows what sort of information we hold and how you can get it. The scheme covers the period from April 2015 to end May 2019.

For those those wishing to make a request for information in paper form, please contact us.

The following documents are available as PDFs for download:

There are currently three open job vacancies with ELGT: we are looking for a Shale Trail Project Manager, a Finance & Office Manager and a Projects Officer. Please see below for more details on each role.

To apply for any of these vacancies, please download an application form and return to us by the date specified.

ELGT JOB APPLICATION FORM

SHALE TRAIL PROJECT MANAGER

Part-time, 28 hours/week; £30,000 (pro rata); temporary contract to October 2020
Closing date: Monday 29 April, 5pm

We are looking to appoint a part-time Shale Trail Project Manager to oversee all aspects of development and delivery of the new Shale Trail project in West Lothian.

ELGT Job Advert Shale Trail Apr 2019
ELGT Shale Trail Project Manager Job Pack

FINANCE AND OFFICE MANAGER

Part-time, 30 hours/week; £28,000 (pro rata)
Closing date: Wednesday 1 May, 12noon

We are looking to appoint a new Finance & Office Manager to have responsibility for financial and accounting functions and to assist the Chief Executive in the smooth and efficient operation of the Trust.

ELGT Job Advert Finance Office Manager Apr 2019
ELGT Finance Office Manager Job Pack Apr 2019

PROJECTS OFFICER

Full-time, 35 hours/week; £25,000
Closing date: Wednesday 1 May, 12noon

We are looking to appoint 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.

ELGT Job Advert Projects Officer Apr 2019
ELGT Projects Officer Job Pack

If you are interested in working or volunteering with the Trust, make sure you are signed up to our newsletter or follow us on Twitter or Facebook.

All job vacancies at ELGT will be publicised here as well as on relevant recruitment sites, such as www.goodmoves.org.uk; for more environmental jobs see www.environmentjob.co.uk

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