Community Engagement Officer

Organisation: The National Trust for Scotland

Salary: £27,834 - £30,750 pro-rata, per annum

Location: Fyvie Castle

The Community Engagement Officer is responsible for one of the pilot projects in the Trust’s Engaging Communities Project. This initiative aims to build the organisation’s capabilities in community engagement through four pilot projects in Glasgow (Tenement House), Aberdeenshire (Fyvie Castle), Argyll & Bute (Hill House), and Highlands (Torridon). As part of the project team managed by the Engaging Communities Project Manager, the Community Engagement Officer works closely with operational teams at their property to deliver a programme of activities aimed at facilitating participation and developing new community engagement methodologies which will be used across the Trust. The Engaging Communities project is made possible with the National Lottery Heritage Fund, with thanks to National Lottery players.

The post at Fyvie Castle is permanent. For the first 12 months (January to December 2024) it will work as part of the Engaging Communities project. Going forward from January 2025, the Community Engagement Officer will be part of the property’s operational team and will contribute to the development of Fyvie Castle’s ambitious long term redevelopment project.

Application Deadline: Sunday 29/10/2023