This vacancy has now closed

Climate Action Hub Community Engagement Officer

  • Part time
  • £28,018 pro-rata
  • Dalkeith
  • Closing 23rd November 2023

  • Advertised from 2nd November 2023
  • 21 hours per week. Occasional evening work.



To implement all aspects of the Midlothian Climate Hub. This post provides a unique opportunity for anyone with a passion for reducing the impacts of climate change and the potential of empowered communities, to make a major contribution to forward planning and policy at local, regional and national levels.


In accordance with an agreed Hub work plan, the Community Engagement Officer will develop and deliver community group support packages to further their climate actions, including skills development, sharing and learning; help signpost community groups to funding opportunities. They will use communication strategies targeted to the circumstances of the local communities they are engaging. The community outreach work will be as inclusive as possible to ensure that no communities or groups are excluded from the support available from the Hub.

Working as part of a small team delivering an agreed work plan, the two postholders will be good team workers, and be prepared, within the context of a 21 hour working week, to work flexibly across Midlothian in response to demands as and when they arise.

Application notes

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Closing Date: Thursday 23 November 9am