Title: Project Officer
Reference No : RARH
Salary : £25,000 pa
Additional Info About Salary :
Benefits : 6% pension contribution Travel expenses reimbursed
Location : Thornhill, Dumfriesshire, DG3 5LS
Status(FT/PT) : Full time for 12 months (may be extended, subject to funding)
Closing Date : 2017-05-22

Job Role : Dumfries and Galloway Small Communities Housing Trust (DGSCHT) is seeking to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic individual to the post of Project Officer for the Realising Affordable Rural Homes (RARH) project, which is funded by Dumfries and Galloway Council. The post will provide direct support to a number of ongoing and new community-led housing projects. Preferably educated to degree level or with demonstrable relevant experience, the successful applicant will ideally have a knowledge of rural housing issues and experience in working with community groups and/or in community development and a strong track record in engagement across a broad range of stakeholders. Experience of the planning and delivery of affordable housing would be beneficial.

Organisation Profile : Dumfries and Galloway Small Communities Housing Trust (DGSCHT) is a Registered Charity (SC037135), based in Thornhill, Dumfriesshire, that works with rural communities in Dumfries and Galloway to identify and address local housing needs as part of wider rural regeneration. The Trustís objective is to enable the provision of affordable homes within these small communities.

Website : www.dgscht.co.uk

Application Notes : Applications must be made on the Application Form, available from the Trust by emailing Sheila Adams at Sheila.adams@dgscht.co.uk or phoning 01848 332516.

Additional Info :

Main Contact : Sheila Adams
Email Address : sheila.adams@dgscht.co.uk