Keep Scotland Beautiful
Keep Scotland Beautiful

Charity registered in Scotland SC030332

Keep Scotland Beautiful is the charity that campaigns, acts and educates on a range of local, national and global environmental issues to change behaviour and improve the quality of people’s lives and the places they care for. We are committed to making Scotland clean, green and sustainable.

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Projects Assistant (campaigns)

  • Full time
  • £18,000
  • Stirling
  • Closing 28th March 2019

Keep Scotland Beautiful is the charity that campaigns, acts and educates on a range of local, national and global environmental issues to change behaviour and improve the quality of people’s lives and the places they care for. We are the leading provider of sustainable development education initiatives in schools, encouraging action and behaviour change by young people which will leave an enduring legacy for Scotland; it is part of our work to help make Scotland clean, green and more sustainable.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and creative individual to join our Projects Team to support the implementation, administration and delivery of our environmental campaigns, in particular our Cup Movement in Glasgow, Upstream Battle and Roadside Litter campaigns.

Our ideal candidate will have experience of developing positive working relationships and influencing people along with the ability to create and enhance working partnerships. Understanding and/or experience of administration processes and procedures is an essential element of this role as is experience of data management. They will also have experience of managing a complex workload and an understanding and/or experience of a range of communication activities including social media techniques and applications.

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Project Officer - Campaigns

  • Full time
  • £23,000 – £27,000
  • Stirling
  • Closing 13th January 2019

Keep Scotland Beautiful is the charity that campaigns, acts and educates on a range of local, national and global environmental issues to change behaviour and improve the quality of people’s lives and the places they care for. We are committed to making Scotland clean, green and more sustainable.

We have an exciting opportunity for a creative and enthusiastic individual to join our team. You will play a key role in supporting our national behaviour change campaigns, in particular our Cup Movementand Upstream Battle campaigns.

Our Cup Movement campaign provides a unique and multifaceted solution to the issue of litter and waste produced from single-use cups. It has the potential to be the largest single-use cup collection and behaviour change initiative of its kind delivered anywhere in the UK. Upstream Battle is our ambitious campaign to change behaviour and prevent marine litter at source. Focused on the entire length of the River Clyde and its tributaries, we will raise awareness, gather evidence and inspire action. Connecting communities, individuals, schools, and the private and public sectors, everyone has a part to play in keeping the Clyde clean and protecting our seas.

Our ideal candidate will have good working knowledge of developing, organising and delivering large-scale campaigns and initiatives, along with experience of managing complex projects and financial and budget management. Experience of coordinating and supporting volunteer participation and maintaining and developing press, media and PR activity is also required as is knowledge and understanding of relevant environmental policy.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Paul Wallace, Operations Manager on 01786 471333. Please note that our office is closed from 21 December 2018 and reopens on 03 January 2019.

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Education and Learning Manager

  • Full time
  • £35,000 – £45,000
  • Stirling
  • Closing 17th March 2019

Keep Scotland Beautiful is the charity that campaigns, acts and educates on a range of local, national and global environmental issues to change behaviour and improve the quality of people’s lives and the places they care for. We are the leading provider of sustainable development education initiatives in schools, encouraging action and behaviour change by young people which will leave an enduring legacy for Scotland; it is part of our work to help make Scotland clean, green and more sustainable.

We are seeking an outstanding individual to join our Management Team to lead the development, implementation and management of our Education and Learning activities, with particular emphasis on our flagshipEco-Schools Scotland programme,professional learning initiatives,food and environment educationandYoung Reporters Scotland.

Our new Education & Learning Manager will manage and develop relationships with local, regional, national and international stakeholders in order to promote the ambitions of our organisation and the work we undertake. In addition, they will lead, manage and develop a highly competent and dynamic team of people.

Our ideal candidate will have experience of working with schools and local authority education services along with a detailed understanding of education policy and practice. They will also have an understanding of current national and international policy on sustainable development education and climate change. Experience of managing education initiatives from design to implementation, a flair for developing networks and positive working relationships and financial & budget management are essential elements of this role.

It is our belief that employees should be assisted in balancing their work and personal lives and, as such, we are a family friendly employer.

Secondment opportunities will be considered.

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