Adviser – Community Ownership Support Service

  • Full time
  • £35,094 – £37,024
  • Highlands & Islands East with travel throughout the country
  • Closing 3rd April 2023

  • Advertised from 9th March 2023
  • 35 hours per week, Permanent, funding dependent
  • + pension


Are you interested in supporting ambitious community groups take assets into community ownership? Do you have experience of supporting organisations at difference 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 Highlands & Islands and North East, 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 3rd April 2023

Interviews will be held Thursday 6th April 2023.

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

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