CEMVO Scotland
CEMVO Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC034104

CEMVO Scotland is a national intermediary organisation and strategic partner of the Scottish Government Equality Unit. Our aim is to build the capacity and sustainability of the ethnic minority (EM) voluntary sector and its communities. Since being established in 2003, we have developed a database network of over 600 ethnic minority voluntary sector organisations throughout Scotland to which we deliver a wide range of programmes that provide capacity building support to the sector

Current vacancies

Climate Change officer

  • Part time
  • £26,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow (though travel around Scotland is required)
  • Closing 20th January 2021

CEMVO Scotland is a national intermediary organization and strategic partner of the Scottish Government with the aim of building the capacity of the ethnic minority voluntary sector and its communities.

We are seeking a person with extensive knowledge of climate change issues with the ability to engage with, and contribute effectively to environmental decision making processes and policy development.

The ideal candidate, regardless of background, should have a good understanding / appreciation of race equality issues to enable the person to empathise with ethnic minority communities, and to use that knowledge to help mainstream environmental agencies / stakeholders to recognize and address environmental mainstreaming of race / equalities.

The person will also need to have extensive skills and experience in organizing engagement events, and delivering capacity skills training, including environmental leadership.

The main role of this post is to support the further development of an ethnic minority environment network that we have developed over the last few years which has a membership of over 100 EM groups / individuals. Thus, you will need to have experience in developing and supporting a network / forum to engage with decision making and policy development processes.

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