East Lothian Council are recruiting for the following positions, with 27th January as the closing date for applications.

East Lothian Council - HLF Great Place Scheme Project Officer (PSG Heritage Connections) – Full time (flexible working available) fixed term 2 years

East Lothian Council and the Preston Seton Gosford Area Partnership have secured funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund Great Place Scheme for a ground-breaking project in East Lothian.

The aim of the Great Place Scheme is to put heritage at the heart of the local vision in places across Scotland, making a step change in the contribution of heritage in those areas, and embedding it in the places’ plans for the future. By strengthening the connections between heritage, civic and community organisations, and the private sector, and by involving people, projects will enhance the role that heritage plays in the future of each place participating in the Scheme. In time this will lead to the social and economic benefits that heritage can achieve, including tackling poverty and inequality, improved resilience for local organisations, and inclusive growth in the local economy, amongst others. The HLF refer to this as networked heritage.

We are seeking and experienced, enthusiastic, and creative person with a background in heritage / community heritage to help the community realise their vison of making the most of their local heritage. You will be working closely with local heritage groups and the community planning partnership to help build connections and increase capacity and resilience in the sector in order to reduce local inequalities. 

Please see the job description and person specification for more details https://ihbconline.co.uk/jobsetc/?p=5564

Applications open:       11th of January 2019

Closing date:               27th of January 2019

Salary: £25,877 to £29,162* 35 hrs p/w, flexible working available, fixed term 2 years

*Please note it is Council policy to appoint to the lowest point on the salary scale.

 

East Lothian Council - Cockenzie Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme (CARS) Project Officer – Full time (flexible working available) fixed term 4 years

East Lothian Council has secured funding from Historic Environment Scotland to establish a Conservation Area Regeneration Scheme (CARS) for Cockenzie.  

The Cockenzie CARS focuses on a range of heritage and conservation based regeneration activities. The scheme offers grant aid towards repair works to traditional buildings as well as supporting complementary initiatives, such as community heritage projects and traditional skills training that will increase awareness and understanding of the area’s rich heritage. We are seeking and experienced and enthusiastic person with a background in built heritage to help administer the Scheme and support the community realise their vison of making the most of their local heritage.

Please see the job description and person specification for more details https://ihbconline.co.uk/jobsetc/?p=5564

Applications open:       11th of January 2019

Closing date:              27th of January 2019

Salary: £25,877 to £29,162* 35 hrs p/w, flexible working available, fixed term 4 years

*Please note it is Council policy to appoint to the lowest point on the salary scale.

Applications

You can apply at https://www.myjobscotland.gov.uk/councils/east-lothian-council/jobs from the 11th of January 2019.

Please note that due to the Christmas holidays there will be no information relating to the post on the MyJobScotland site until the 11th of January 2019. For more details or to download a job description / person specification please visit https://ihbconline.co.uk/jobsetc/?p=5564 

For queries relating to the post prior to the 11th of January 2019 please contact Jamie Baker jbaker@eastlothian.gov.uk 

We do not accept CV's. There is no function to allow you to upload a CV to MyJobScotland and we do not accept CV's by post or email. All our vacancies must be applied for by completing the on-line application form.

For general information on working for East Lothian Council please click on the following link: www.eastlothian.gov.uk/nonteachinginfo  

 

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