Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park
Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park
Our mission is to protect and enhance Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park. The National Park covers an area of outstanding landscapes, habitats and communities – and it’s our job to protect it, and reduce the impact of visitor and recreational pressures.

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Top job! Board and Committee Manager

  • Full time
  • £31,438 – £37,844
  • Working from home with base at National Park Headquarters, Balloch on easing of COVID restrictions
  • Closing 13th April 2021

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park covers over 720 square miles of Scotland’s finest countryside which welcomes over 4 million visitors each year. From the stunning sea lochs and rugged coastline through the majestic glens and breathtaking Loch, Scotland’s first National Park truly is a magical place to live or visit and an incredible place to work.

We are a small organisation that believe our people are our most valuable asset. We want to attract and retain the very best people that represent the communities and visitors we serve. We are keen to receive applications from anyone that meets the essential criteria for the role and to help attract the best people we are happy to talk flexible working, working locations and are part of the disability confident scheme.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic forward thinking individual to join the team and help deliver our National Park Vision. You will facilitate and manage the of Board and Committee affairs to ensuring forward-looking governance with a focus on sustainability, transparency, and equality.

Our ideal candidate is an experienced professional, with excellent organisational and inter personal skills, as someone who has strong policy and advocacy skills who demonstrates sound independent judgement you will understand how to approach, advise and influence stakeholders at all levels. You will be confident, credible, proactive and creative when driving quality improvement and good practice.

This is an exciting time to be part of the Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park team, if you think you have got what we’re looking for we’d love to hear from you.

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Top job! Corporate Performance Manager

  • Full time
  • £38,410 – £45,215
  • Working from home with base at National Park Headquarters, Balloch on easing of COVID restrictions.
  • Closing 20th April 2021

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful and scenic landscapes in the world?

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park covers over 720 square miles of Scotland’s finest countryside which welcomes over 4 million visitors each year. From the stunning sea lochs and rugged coastline through the majestic glens and breathtaking Loch, Scotland’s first National Park truly is a magical place to live or visit and an incredible place to work.

We are a small organisation that believe our people are our most valuable asset. We want to attract and retain the very best people that represent the communities and visitors we serve. We are keen to receive applications from anyone that meets the essential criteria for the role and to help attract the best people we are happy to talk flexible working, working locations and are part of the disability confident scheme.

This is a new and exciting opportunity within the National Park team. You will be responsible for leading, developing and enhancing our corporate performance and governance to ensure continuous improvement brining an innovative and engaging approach to the development and reporting of our key corporate and operational plans.

An experienced professional, with excellent inter personal skills, you will have a proven track record in corporate and annual planning with an innovative approach. As someone who has strong policy and advocacy skills who demonstrates sound independent judgement you will understand how to approach, advise and influence stakeholders at all levels. You will be confident, credible, proactive and creative when driving quality improvement and good practice.

We offer many benefits such as: a great place to work, cycle to work scheme, generous annual leave allowance, flexitime and very competitive pension scheme.

The National Park Authority is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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Support Assistant

  • Part time
  • £17,965 – £23,062 pro-rata
  • Working from home with base at National Park Headquarters, Balloch on easing of COVID restrictions
  • Closing 12th May 2021

We are a small organisation that believe our people are our most valuable asset. We want to attract and retain the very best people that represent the communities and visitors we serve. We are keen to receive applications from anyone that meets the essential criteria for the role and to help attract the best people we are happy to talk flexible working, working locations and are part of the disability confident scheme.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the National Park team, in a key administrative support role. You will be responsible for managing our camping booking system, assisting with virtual Board and Committee meetings as well as providing consistent and up to date information, advice and responding to enquiries for both internal and external customers.

This is a busy and varied role, so good organisational and time management skills are essential. Along with a have good knowledge of Microsoft and video conferencing platforms the ability to multitask and work on your own initiative and of course inter personal skills are also required.

We offer many benefits such as; a great place to work, cycle to work scheme, generous annual leave allowance, flexitime and very competitive pension scheme.

The National Park Authority is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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ICT Infrastructure Engineer (M365)

  • Full time
  • £32,067 – £38,601
  • Working from home with base at National Park Headquarters, Balloch on easing of COVID restrictions
  • Closing 27th May 2021

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful and scenic landscapes in the world?

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park covers over 720 square miles of Scotland’s finest countryside which welcomes over 4 million visitors each year. From the stunning sea lochs and rugged coastline through the majestic glens and breathtaking Loch & Ben Lomond, Scotland’s first National Park truly is a magical place.

We have an exciting opportunity for an ICT Infrastructure Engineer specialising in M365 to join our small dedicated team providing ICT support services for Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National Park. This is a rare opportunity to join a fast paced and high performing organisation at a truly exciting time for the Information Services team as we plan our migration to Microsoft 365 and with Digital Transformation on the horizon.

An experienced professional, with excellent analytical and problem solving skills, you will have a proven track record in developing and supporting M365. As someone who has a background in both Microsoft 365 and on premise technologies who has worked in a similar environment and understand how to organise workload, prioritise a varied workload to meet deadlines all while being confident, credible, proactive and creative when driving quality improvement and good practice.

The National Park Authority is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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Project Support Officer

  • Full time
  • £27,130 – £31,737
  • Balloch (with working from home provisions in place while COVID restrictions remain)
  • Closing 18th June 2021

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful and scenic landscapes in the world?

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park covers over 720 square miles of Scotland’s finest countryside which welcomes over 4 million visitors each year. From the stunning sea lochs and rugged coastline through the majestic glens and breathtaking Loch & Ben Lomond, Scotland’s first National Park truly is a magical place.

As one of the most idyllic locations in the world, Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park is also an incredible place to work. We have a rare opportunity for two Project Support Officers to join our team.

This is an exciting time for the National Park Authority. Working in partnership and collaboratively, there is much we can do to support the National Park – and Scotland’s – recovery from the pandemic and response to the Climate and Nature emergencies.

You’ll be working to support the development and delivery key projects linked to our organisational priorities from tackling the climate emergency, restoring and protecting nature, to our work investing in visitor infrastructure.

You will have experience of project support throughout the project lifecycle; project initiation, planning, delivery and closure. You will also have strong administrative experience with the ability to prioritise work and support a number of different projects simultaneously.

This is an exciting role that will suit a dynamic individual with excellent time management and organisational skills as well as the ability to support project delivery and manage a range of tasks concurrently. Effective communication skills, both written and oral, are essential for this role as is an excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Project and other Microsoft packages.

The National Park Authority is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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Project Management Adviser

  • Full time
  • £32,067 – £38,601
  • Balloch (with working from home provisions in place while COVID restrictions remain)
  • Closing 18th June 2021

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful and scenic landscapes in the world?

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park covers over 720 square miles of Scotland’s finest countryside which welcomes over 4 million visitors each year. From the stunning sea lochs and rugged coastline through the majestic glens and breathtaking Loch & Ben Lomond, Scotland’s first National Park truly is a magical place.

As one of the most idyllic locations in the world, Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park is also an incredible place to work. We have a rare opportunity for two Project Management Advisers to join our team.

This is an exciting time for the National Park Authority. Working in partnership and collaboratively, there is much we can do to support the National Park – and Scotland’s – recovery from the pandemic and response to the Climate and Nature emergencies.

You’ll be working to develop and deliver key projects linked to our organisational priorities from tackling the climate emergency, restoring and protecting nature, to our work investing in visitor infrastructure.

You will have a proven track record of developing and driving forward delivery of projects. An ability to work with stakeholders from a range of groups will be important as will an agile approach to project management.

This is an exciting role that will suit a dynamic individual with high levels of determination and the ability to be a self-starter who is focused on the delivery of outcomes. Excellent organisational, analytical and interpersonal skills are essential for this role.

The National Park Authority is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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COP26 Project Manager

  • Full time
  • £32,067 – £38,601
  • Balloch - with working from home provisions in place while COVID restrictions remain (once restrictions are lifted hybrid working will be an option).
  • Closing 6th August 2021

All eyes are on Glasgow as the UN’s Climate Change Conference, COP26, comes to the city this November. We’re looking for a climate-savvy, super-organised project manager to lead a team who will be bringing to life opportunities to tackle the climate emergency and the nature crisis here in Scotland’s first National Park, right on the doorstep of the host city.

This is an exciting time for Scotland with its commitment to be a Net Zero Nation by 2045, for Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park Authority whose Mission Zero aim is to be a Net Zero organisation by 2030 and for sister National Parks across the UK.

This is a rare opportunity for a dedicated, self-starter to join our Engagement & Innovation service to work exclusively on the COP26 climate and nature project between now and December 2021. With dedicated admin support provided, you will be the first point of contact for anything COP26 related and will coordinate multiple internal and external stakeholders to ensure that Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park’s presence in the run up to and during COP26 stands out.

Working with an existing core project team, your first job will be to pull together their work to date into a plan, which you’ll then coordinate delivery and evaluation of. You’ll have regular liaison with relevant partners with any official presence at COP26 to keep our project team up to date and aware of plans, and you’ll provide a vital link into the National Park Authority and local partners.

We’re looking for someone who understands the world of sustainability and the urgent need for action on both the climate emergency and nature crisis. You will have a proven track record of developing projects involving multiple partners that have been delivered within a tight timeframe. The ability to prioritise your work is crucial as will being able to juggle multiple elements of a project simultaneously…while staying calm and in control. You need to be comfortable presenting work to senior stakeholders and ensuring they are kept up to date on the project’s progress throughout. An agile approach to managing projects and an improvement mindset will help set you apart from others.

This is an exciting role that will suit a someone with high levels of determination and the ability to be a self-starter focused on the delivery of outcomes. Excellent storytelling, people and organisational skills are essential for this role.

The National Park Authority is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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Support Assistant

  • Part time
  • £18,348 – £23,862 pro-rata
  • Balloch - with working from home provisions in place while COVID restrictions remain (once restrictions are lifted hybrid working will be an option).
  • Closing 2nd September 2021

Are you looking for an exciting and rewarding opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful and scenic landscapes in the world?

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park covers over 720 square miles of Scotland’s finest countryside which welcomes over 4 million visitors each year. From the stunning sea lochs and rugged coastline through the majestic glens and breath-taking Loch, Scotland’s first National Park truly is a magical place to live or visit and an incredible place to work.

We are a small organisation that believe our people are our most valuable asset. We want to attract and retain the very best people that represent the communities and visitors we serve. We are keen to receive applications from anyone that meets the essential criteria for the role and to help attract the best people we are happy to talk flexible working, working locations and are part of the disability confident scheme.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the National Park team, in a key administrative support role. You will be responsible for managing our camping booking system, assisting with virtual Board and Committee meetings as well as providing consistent and up to date information, advice and responding to enquiries for both internal and external customers.

This is a busy and varied role, so good organisational and time management skills are essential. Along with a have good knowledge of Microsoft and video conferencing platforms the ability to multitask and work on your own initiative and of course inter personal skills are also required.

We offer many benefits such as; a great place to work, cycle to work scheme, generous annual leave allowance, flexitime and very competitive pension scheme.

The National Park Authority is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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