The Scottish Civic Trust
The Scottish Civic Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC012569

The Scottish Civic Trust is the national body for the civic movement in Scotland. It engages proactively with local civic groups across Scotland and regularly comments and campaigns for the improvement of Scotland's individual buildings and areas of distinction.

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Heritage Administration Officer

  • Part time
  • £18,000 – £23,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 9th July 2021

Scottish Civic Trust are looking for a Heritage Administration Officer

We need an enthusiastic and creative person to support the administration of the Scottish Civic Trust and the delivery of our projects.

The Role

The purpose of the role is to support the Office Administrator in the administration of the Scottish Civic Trust (SCT), provide secretarial support to the Director and Technical Committee, and support other staff members in the development and delivery of their projects. This is a junior role with an estimated split of 65:35 administration:heritage project work, and would be well suited to candidates looking for their first post in a heritage environment. Initially the post will be part-time at 17.5 hours per week, with capacity to increase as required by the needs of the Scottish Civic Trust.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate a strong interest in built heritage, such as historic buildings, monuments and parks. This can be demonstrated through any of the following:

Completion of a relevant degree (architectural history, architecture, archaeology, museum studies), Volunteering experience, Participation in relevant clubs or societies

All candidates should have basic proficiency in Microsoft Office packages and should be able to prepare and format letters, minutes and reports as required. Note these skills will be tested as part of the selection process.

A Full Job Description and salary details can be downloaded below.

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Diverse Heritage Events Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 20th May 2022

The Scottish Civic Trust has an exciting opportunity available to work with us as our Diverse Heritage Events Officer.

We need an enthusiastic and creative person to support the administration of the Scottish Civic Trust and the delivery of our projects.

The Role

The purpose of the role is to coordinate the Trust’s Diverse Heritage events and activities, working closely with the Director and Diverse Heritage Strategy & Development Officer. This project involves supporting and developing the Trust’s network of local heritage and community groups, amenity societies and civic trusts through events, including an annual learning event, and promotional material and resources. The project encourages all members of the community, especially young people and people from marginalised and excluded groups, such as people of colour, members of the LGBTQI+ community, and disabled persons, to take an active interest in local cultural heritage. The role also involves promoting Diverse Heritage through the Trust’s website, e-bulletins, social networking sites, talks, civic forums and media campaigns. Diverse Heritage is supported by Historic Environment Scotland and is a three-year, part-time post, with the possibility of extension (subject to funding).

Applicants should be able to demonstrate a strong interest in built heritage, such as historic buildings, monuments and parks. This can be demonstrated through any of the following:

  • Completion of a relevant degree (architectural history, architecture, archaeology, museum studies)
  • Volunteering experience
  • Participation in relevant clubs or societies
  • Social media posts or other published sources that show a sustained commitment to and interest in the heritage sector

All candidates should have basic proficiency in Microsoft Office packages and should be able to prepare and format reports, letters and other documents as required.

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