Our mission is to establish a centre of excellence for outdoor learning in the heart of Argyll and we need a great communicator and organiser to be an ambassador for our work.  This is a full time 12-month position for someone currently under-employed.  Salary will be at the Real Living Wage rate.

We are looking for an outdoor-loving, friendly and approachable person to co-ordinate activities, engage with communities and welcome visitors to Blarbuie Woodland in Lochgilphead.

Job activities could also include managing the woodland venue, sharing relevant skills and experience and supporting local groups in their use of the woodland facilities.

Could you provide a warm welcome for visitors to Blarbuie and support the community to make the most of their visits, whatever the weather? If so, find out more by downloading the job specification and application form. You can also find out more about Blarbuie Woodland here.

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact Julie Young, ACT Development Manager: [email protected]

Download the full job description hereact_blarbuie_co-ordinator_job_specification.pdf

Download the job application form hereact_blarbuie_co-ordinator_job_application_form.docx

This job opportunity is part of the "Time to Shine" programme supported by the Rank Foundation and National Lottery. The programme offers opportunities for individuals to develop their skills and talents within a charity or social enterprise. The aims of the programme are to:

  • Offer the Time to Shine leader (should be currently under-employed) the opportunity to experience a 12 month full time paid position within the social sector work environment
  • Enable the organisation to address an organisational or development need
  • Provide an opportunity for talented people to consider the social sector as a career option. 

Find out more about the Time to Shine programme on the Rank Foundation website