Project Support Officer

  • Part time
  • £26,500 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 7th December 2020

  • Advertised from 20th November 2020
  • 21hrs/week, funded for 2 years.£15,900 PA (equivalent to £26,500 pro rata)


A Low Carbon Food City for All

The Low Carbon Food City project is a partnership approach to climate action through food systems change. The project builds on years of excellent work carried out by the community food sector, and is framed around key actions in the new Glasgow City Food Plan. It will enable communities to be actively involved in creating a sustainable, fair and healthy food future, ensuring participation from the ground up.

Core themes of the project are community participation, urban agriculture, food education, campaigning, and COP26.

The Project Support Officer will provide a broad range of assistance to the project team, to enable effective delivery of activities, outcomes, and outputs. This will include keeping effective records, researching up to date best practice for sharing and dissemination, supporting community food sector mapping and supporting volunteers involved with the project.

This post is part of a team structure, and will work cooperatively with the Project Manager, Project Coordinator and Community Activators.

This unique project is delivered in partnership with GCFN, Urban Roots, Glasgow Eco Trust, St Paul’s Youth Forum, The Space, and Central and West Integration Network. The project is funded through the National Lottery Climate Action Fund.

A Job Description is available for download below.

Application notes

To apply for this role please email a 2 page CV and covering letter also no more than 2 pages , detailing your suitability for the job to , along with this equal opportunities form

Please state clearly which position you are applying for, Applications should be received by midday on Monday 7 th December Interviews will be held on Friday 18 th December . We are aiming to have a full team in place by early January 2021.