John O’Groats Development Trust

Development Officer, John O’Groats

Hours: Part Time (24 hours per week)

One Year fixed Term (extension possible if funding allows and objectives achieved)

Salary: £20,000 per annum


Interviews will be held in Seaview Hotel, John O’Groats.

Subject to references and confirmation the successful candidate(s) will commence work on or soon after .

John O’Groats Development Trust is looking for an energetic and self-motivated individual to take forward a range of community projects. The post is funded for one year by the Stroupster Wind Farm Fund.

The successful candidate will assist the John O’Groats Development Trust Board of Trustees to take forward a range of projects which will seek to ensure that John O’Groats and the surrounding area can become economically, socially & physically sustainable. The initial focus will be on planning, researching and looking to obtain funding for the key priority projects identified in the John O’ Groats Action Plan and then managing project implementation.

The Project Officer will formally report to the Board of the JOG Development Trust but will engage with local residents, businesses, investors and key organisations (primarily HIE, Highland Council, and Dunnet & Canisbay Community Council) on a regular basis.

How to Apply:

Applications are invited from Individuals and appropriate organisations for this opportunity, Please contact for further details on e-mail below or on 01955611220.

Please send your CV along with an accompanying letter, addressed to John O’Groats Development Trust, C/O Seaview Hotel, John O’Groats, Caithness, Scotland, KW1 4YR.
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