The Development Trusts Association for Scotland (DTAS) are currently recruiting for a Development Officer.
The position is for 35 hours per week, with a salary of £31,303 – £33,765 (plus pension), and is based in Edinburgh, travelling throughout Scotland. Applicants should be willing to work evenings on a fairly regular basis (with occasional overnight stays), and occasionally take part in weekend work.
The successful candidate will be involved in providing advice and support to DTAS members in the southern half of Scotland (ie. Perth and below). Specifically, they will support members to take ownership of assets by contributing to the delivery of DTAS’ Community Ownership Support Service (COSS).
Applicants must hold a full driving licence due to travelling requirements, and have strong communication and IT skills, along with good listening and analytical skills. They must also have experience of developing and maintaining relationships with a wide range of organisational stakeholders, experience of designing and delivering training, and an understanding of, and commitment to addressing inequalities and promoting diversity, amongst other things.
The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 26th June. Application is by application form only.
For a full list of qualities and skills, please see the job description.