Coordinator - Community Climate Forum

  • Full time
  • £27,916
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd December 2021


  • Advertised from 12th November 2021
  • 35 hours per week 1.0FTE. Position: for 1 year, with funding renewal likely. This position is suitable for Job Share

Role

Do you believe that by working collectively as a city we can tackle some of the issues contributing to net zero targets, in addition to poverty and inequality? Are you passionate about the community & voluntary sector? Enthusiastic, tenacious, a great communicator, you must enjoy dealing with community organisations, sector leaders and people with passion. Are you up for a challenge? If you like the sound of the above, then the partnership of Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council (EVOC) and Our Future Edinburgh (OFE), are looking to recruit a Coordinator for a Community Climate Forum.

The Coordinator of Edinburgh’s new Community Climate Forum will develop spaces within which to maximise the contribution of Edinburgh’s citizen’s, community, voluntary and third sector, and citizens, to the planning for and progress towards a net zero city by 2030. The Coordinator will develop and support the role of communities in tackling climate change and enabling the development of community sector projects to tackle climate change, in addition to influencing policy and people’s knowledge and action.

Application notes

Closing Date: 12 noon, Fri 3 December 2021

Interviews will be held Mon 13 December 2021

Recruitment packs for all posts are available at evoc.org.uk/about-evoc/vacancies

EVOC’s purpose is to support, promote, develop and represent the community, voluntary and third sector and we actively promote, participate in and contribute to partnership working between the voluntary, public, private and community sectors at a local and national level.

Edinburgh Voluntary Organisations’ Council is a company limited by guarantee SC173582 and is a registered Scottish Charity SC009944. Our Future Edinburgh is a SCIO and a registered Scottish Charity SC051287.