Vacancies

Deputy Director

The Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust wishes to appoint a Deputy Director.

Working with HWDT’s Director, the successful candidate will help to steer the Trust towards a more financially resilient future and explore exciting and innovative opportunities for its development. With proven experience in project management, fundraising and leadership, there will be opportunities for personal and career development in this challenging yet rewarding role.
More information about the post is provided in the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT

Salary: circa £10,000 per annum gross.
Length of contract: 36 months (in the first instance).
Annual Leave: FT annual holiday entitlement is 25 days (which will be accrued on a monthly basis) and 9 public holidays.
Pension: You are given the option to enrol into HWDT’s work-placed pension scheme.
Hours of work: 14.5 hours a week flexible. Evening and weekend work may be required in which case time off in lieu is given.
Place of work: Tobermory, Isle of Mull. Some off island work and meetings will be required. 

Application procedure: Send CV and Covering Letter with the names of two referees by e-mail to:
Gemma Paterson at gemma.paterson@hwdt.org or post to
HWDT, Clydesdale Bank Buildings, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, PA75 6NU.

Closing Date: Friday 17th July 2015
Interviews (expected): w/c 27 July 2015

This post is generously funded by The John Ellerman Foundation.

Job Description

Education Officer

The Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust wishes to appoint an Education Officer to develop and deliver an exciting and innovative education and outreach programme.

Joining our team in Tobermory, the successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of delivering educational activities to a wide variety of people, either in a formal education environment or within the field of outdoor or environmental education. We seek someone with a sound understanding of the Curriculum for Excellence in Scotland as well as knowledge of Scottish cetaceans. Excellent interpersonal, presentational and communication skills are crucial, as is the ability to work in a team.

More information about the post is provided in the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT

Salary: £20,000 per annum gross.
Length of contract: 12 months (in the first instance).
Hours of work: 37 hours a week flexible. Evening and weekend work may be required in which case time off in lieu is given. Part time applicants for a job share will be considered.
Place of work: Tobermory, Isle of Mull. Some off island work and meetings will be required.

Application procedure: Send CV and Covering Letter with the names of two referees by e-mail to:
Gemma Paterson at gemma.paterson@hwdt.org or post to
HWDT, Clydesdale Bank Buildings, Tobermory, Isle of Mull, PA75 6NU.

Closing Date: Friday 17th July 2015
Interviews (expected): w/c 27 July 2015

This post is generously part funded by The Robertson Trust.

Job Description

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