Job opportunity – Project Officer, Highland Community Waste Partnership

Jun 19, 2023

Project Officer, Highland Community Waste Partnership (job share)

We are recruiting a part-time Project Officer to deliver our part of the Highland Community Waste Partnership. The project is working to reduce waste and encourage more sustainable consumption across the Highlands through a range of initiatives and events. Find out more about the project here.

The Partnership

The Highland Community Waste Partnership (HCWP) is a programme funded by The National Lottery Community Fund, and coordinated by Keep Scotland Beautiful, which is being implemented in collaboration with eight partner community groups across the Highlands. The project seeks to build collaboration across the eight partner community groups and beyond, aiming to reduce consumption and waste across the Highlands, and establishing a movement focused on more sustainable consumption, consistent with a Net Zero future.

The role

Broadford and Strath Community Company are recruiting a Project Officer. The role will cover the whole of Skye and will include establishing initiatives with Skye Communities and Businesses to re-use cardboard, use re-usable containers, deposit return schemes, run Skye-wide events such as climate cafes, repair and upcycling workshops, swishing, swapping and zero-waste events. The Officer will work closely with all project partners.

How to apply

Download the job description.

Applications should be submitted by email to:

Subject Line: HCWP Project Officer Application

Deadline: 5pm Monday 26 June 2023

All applications must include:

  • Covering letter explaining why you are suitable for this post
  • CV
  • Statements/information in response to each of the Selection Criteria.
  • Names and contact details of two individuals who will be approached for references.




Share This