Job Opportunity – MCWFT Local Development Officer

MUAITHEABHAL COMMUNITY WIND FARM TRUST

PAIRC & KINLOCH LOCAL DEVELOPMENT OFFICER (also covering some of North Harris where neccessary)

Salary: £24,000, full time, fixed term until March 2018

This post is jointly funded by MCWFT and HIE.

MCWFT is seeking to recruit an energetic and self-motivated individual to support the Trust and community groups in project management, community consultation and business planning as well as possibly supporting the completion of funding applications and reports.

The successful candidate will work with MCWFT, HIE and the wider community, to update the community plan and support identified priority projects. The applicant will have a good understanding of the issues affecting the area, a relevant qualification or prior experience in community-led development would be advantageous, as would a knowledge and affinity for the locality.

The ability to work on your own initiative is essential. The closing date for applications is midday on Monday 9th February 2015.

For an application pack please contact:

Helen Sandison, Manager, MCWFT, Kershader, South Lochs, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9QA

Tel: 01851 880296 Email: helen@muaitheabhal.org.uk