Job Advertisment- John O Groats Development Trust

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 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. Or email to       JOG DT Job Description Word Version PDF