Project Manager Wanted

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Project Manager – Coigach and Assynt Living Landscape Project

(Fixed Term until 31 December 2016)

£23- £28k

35 hours per week/Job share considered

 CALL group

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to lead on the ongoing development of the pioneering Coigach and Assynt Living Landscape Project (CALL).  This is a groundbreaking partnership currently comprising of 12  partners working together to deliver landscape scale conservation management and community benefits over an area of 70,000 hectares in the North West of Scotland.

As Project Manager you will work closely with a number of organisations and individuals, locally and nationally, to develop and deliver a range of environmental, social and economic projects in the area.  You will have excellent all round project management, communication and organisational skills, strong nature conservation knowledge and a sound understanding of rural community issues in Scotland.  Importantly, you will have the enthusiasm and initiative to make things happen.

Applicants should be educated to degree level in a relevant discipline, self-motivated and able to demonstrate achievements in partnership working and environmental and / or community projects.  Ideally, the successful candidate will be based or willing to relocate to the project area.

For click on the link for job description:

CALL Project Manager JOB DESCRIPTION January 2015

 For further information and an application form please go to:

www.swt.org.uk, email recruitment@swt.org.uk, or contact the HR Manager, Scottish Wildlife Trust, Harbourside House, 110 Commercial Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6NF

Closing date for applications:  Monday 16th February 2015

Interview date likely to be week beginning 23 February 2015

 

The Scottish Wildlife Trust is committed to equal opportunities.

 

CALL of nature…

Ali Beag's boat in Coigach
Fame in Coigach

Coigach and Assynt Living Landscape

Communities and nature, working together:  YourCALL

CALL Development officer Viv Halcrow invites you an event in Coigach :

              Are you interested in:

  •   Wildlife?
  •   Interpretation?
  •   A Coigach tree nursery?
  •   Access?
  •    Come along and hear about projects CALL is considering for Coigach
  • MONDAY 28th JANUARY
    Coigach Community Hall, 7.30 – 9pm
    Coffee & cake provided

            Your support and input is important, to make things happen
It’s all up for discussion…
Please come and share your ideas – thank you!
More info: Viv Halcrow 07739 428211 vhalcrow@coigach-assynt.org

What lies beneath…

Rock Route Revelations

 

A whole day of FREE Geology events organised by the  North West Highlands Geopark for you to enjoy on Wednesday 26 September

Daytime:  The Rock-Route Revelations

Join us on a leisurely minibus tour of the newly-upgraded and extended Rock-Route roadside interpretation panels located between Ullapool and Kylesku in the company of the North West Highland Geopark’s GeoRanger. (Minimal walking but please take wet-weather clothing and a packed lunch). Join the minibus at Ullapool High School Car Park at 10am start. Places must be reserved by contacting Donald Fisher, GeoRanger 01971 502245  donald@northwest-highlands-geopark.org

North West Highland Geopark

 

Evening:  Getting to Grips with Geological Maps

What can they tell us and how do we read them? Come along to Coigach Community Hall, Achiltibuie at 7.30pm for this informative workshop.

http://www.northwest-highlands-geopark.org.uk/ and for accommodation and other Coigach delights please visit http://www.coigach.com