Climate Development Officer (Fixed Term 2 years)

  • Part time
  • £38,669 – £42,966 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh, Glasgow or Inverness (Hybrid)
  • Closing 5th June 2024

  • Advertised from 15th May 2024
  • Hrs: 21 per week, pro-rated salary £23,202 (flexible working options are available) 2 Year Fixed Term.


Use your skills to help Scotland’s voluntary sector tackle the climate and nature emergencies. We’re looking for a dynamic development officer to join SCVO and deliver the next phase of our popular Growing Climate Confidence project.

SCVO is the membership organisation for the voluntary sector in Scotland and we take pride in being a good employer. We are a flexible and family friendly organisation with good pay and conditions.

We’re looking for someone with a sound knowledge of project management, excellent communication skills and a passion for taking action on climate change. You will play a key role in our Support Services, ensuring that SCVO members and the broader third sector are able to access the training, networks and information they need to deliver environmental and net zero plans.

If you would like to work with funders, third sector organisations and the growing networks of climate action across Scotland, we would like to hear from you.

We strive for a fair and transparent interview process; if you are successful and selected for interview, we will share our interview questions with you at least 3 days before the interview date.

Location: This post can be based in Edinburgh, Glasgow or Inverness. SCVO staff can work a blend of office and home on agreement with their team and line manager, and within the parameters of our Blended Working policy.

Application notes

To apply: download an application pack below and return to by 12 noon on the closing date.

Status: 2 Year Fixed Term

Closing date: 5th June 2024

Interview date: 17th & 18th July 2024

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