The Highland Council serves a third of the land area of Scotland including the most remote and sparsely populated parts of the United Kingdom. The Council plays a central role in shaping the Highlands as a vibrant and future focused region. Our responsibilities are wide-ranging, from a superb school network through to social work, housing, economic development, parks and green spaces, culture and sport, festivals and events, roads and transport.
An opportunity has arisen to appoint a Community Economic Development Officer to deliver change across our priority communities.
The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying area specific economic opportunities, particularly within our town / retail centres. Following this with developing and delivery of projects, including physical renewal interventions.
Salary range: £41,847 – £44,691 p.a. inc.Contract: PermanentHours of work: 36 hours per weekLocation: Civic Centre and other locations from time to time
An Excellent Opportunity
Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent’s diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.
Situated close to the city of Nottingham but within easy distance of the beautiful Nottinghamshire countryside Gedling is a great place to live and work. As a Council we are progressive and forward thinking with ambitious plans in place for housing and economic growth.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced, professional and committed manager with the ability to lead and motivate staff and work collaboratively with partners.
An estimated 879 million visits to parks in towns and cities were made in 2015/16.
We Can Make believe that in Knowle West, a low-density 1930s estate in South Bristol, there are over 2,000 potential micro-sites where a 1-2 bedroom home could fit.