Development Officer (Full time – 37 hours per week @ £23,500)

This position is funded through the Scottish Government’s Climate Challenge Fund until 31st March 2022

Project Profile

This project is focused on innovative community-led climate action, reaching out to minority ethnic (ME) communities in Glasgow, East Dunbartonshire and Renfrewshire. The aim of the project is to engage ME and wider communities to low carbon lifestyles by introducing easy and effective carbon reduction measures. The project endeavours to build resilient, diverse communities by providing platforms for community integration and engagement on thematic areas of food and textile waste reduction, energy efficiency and low carbon travel.

Organisational Profile

West of Scotland Regional Equality Council challenges discrimination, reduces inequality and promotes good relations between all communities. We work closely with minority ethnic communities from across the West of Scotland to identify service needs and gaps and respond to them by delivering short and long term projects which meet these needs.

The Role

The position is that of Development Officer, where the post holder will join the Project Coordinator and Project Support Workers in outreach, marketing and delivery of project objectives.

To Apply

For more information, please take a look at the attached Role Profile, or contact 0141 337 6626 or

If interested, please complete the application and equality monitoring forms below and email them to or post a hard copy to:

West of Scotland Regional Equality Council
Napiershall Street Centre, 39 Napiershall Street
Glasgow, G20 6EZ

The deadline for submission of applications is at 12.00 NOON, Tuesday 24th March 2020.  Applications received after this time will NOT be considered.  Please only complete the application and monitoring form as CV’s, if attached, will NOT be considered.

Only applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted at this stage.

Please note in advance that Interviews will be held on Thursday 9th April 2020 in Glasgow