Short Term Contract

South Skye Community Hub Project Officer

The community of Broadford have been campaigning for a desperately needed new Primary school for more than 10 years.   A community volunteer group, facilitated by the Broadford and Strath Community Company, has worked with the Scottish Government, Highland Council and various Community Partners and in 2020 a new Broadford Primary School was put firmly on the Highland Council capital plan.   Planning permission is to be submitted by Highland Council in May 2022 with an anticipated completion date of August 2025.

As part of the Broadford Primary School development there is an opportunity for new and improved Community facilities to be built alongside the new school.

The Broadford and Strath Community Company and the Broadford Primary School and Hub Working Group are seeking an individual to support the aspirations of the Community and the work of the group.

Key tasks:

• Liaising with Community and Partners
• Options Appraisal 
• Source funding
• Develop business plan
• Develop an environmental plan

This is a fixed term, part time post of 3 days per week until March 2023.

To apply please download the Project Officer Job Description and send your CV and cover letter to mail@broadfordandstrath.org

Deadline for applications Friday 4th February 2022

This post is supported by HIE, Highland Council and the Community of Broadford and Strath.