This vacancy has now closed

Adviser – Community Ownership Support Service

  • Part time
  • £35,094 pro-rata
  • hybrid working from home and office with travel throughout the country
  • Closing 1st August 2022

  • Advertised from 5th July 2022
  • 21 hours per week (0.6 full-time equivalent)
  • + pension


Are you interested in supporting ambitious community groups take assets into community ownership?

Do you have experience of supporting organisations at different stages of their development?

This could include community engagement, organisational development, governance, feasibility/ business planning or financial advice.

Due to internal promotion, we are looking for an Adviser to join our team and contribute to the development and delivery of the Community Ownership Support Service, in particular supporting community transfer, acquisition and development of assets – land and buildings.

This post will cover the east of Scotland, from Angus to the Scottish Borders, including Edinburgh. It will involve hybrid working from home and office with travel throughout the country.

Application notes

If you would like to be considered for the opportunity to support communities achieve their ambitions and be part of an enthusiastic and motivated advisory team, please email with your CV and a covering letter detailing your reasons for applying and specific experience to match the person specification.

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 1st August

Interviews will be held Wednesday 10th August.

Informal enquiries are welcome and can be made to Linda Gillespie, COSS Programme Manager