£30,000 + 8% pension contribution

Permanent Full time: 35 hours per week

Location: based at ELGT office in Edinburgh

Closing date:  5pm Monday 27th September 2021                                       

Interview date: Wednesday 6th October 2021

ELGT has recently created a new Greenspace & Health Manager post to have the responsibility for the development, delivery and management of the Thrive Physical Activity in Greenspaces programme of work. The role will also include the line management of the ELGT Community Link Worker and the Greenspace & Health Project Officer.

The Thrive Project is a collective between ELGT, Edinburgh Leisure, Cyrenians and SAMH to deliver a 5-year programme of activities and personal support that allow people to get active outdoors.  It will provide a range of meaningful group activities that include walking and jogging groups, and conservation activities.

The successful candidate will also contribute towards the delivery of the programme of physical activities in greenspaces.

We are looking for a suitably experienced and enthusiastic self-starter, with an excellent track record of managing a similar health-based programme of activities using a person-to-person approach, and experienced in evaluation and reporting on similar projects addressing health and wellbeing outcomes,

Greenspace & Health Manager Job Description Sept 2021

Person specification Sept 2021

Conditions of Service Sept 2021

To apply for the post, please complete and return an application form by 5pm on Monday 27th September 2021 to  CVs will not be accepted.

ELGT Greenspace & Health Manager application form 2021


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