Forestry Commission Scotland - Volunteer Community Champions Programme

Forestry Commission Scotland (FCS) are now recruiting for our 1 year volunteer training programme and looking for 12 successful community champion applicants. The applicants must work/volunteer with a hard to reach or socially excluded community group to whom they will deliver and will receive free training and a £1000 budget to deliver 4 woodland sessions. FCS have developed a training programme that will teach environmental, bushcraft and leadership skills, allowing applicants to gain new experiences and build new relationships whilst delivering woodland sessions to your community group. More

Deadline for applications: 17 March

Forth Environment Link - Revive Falkirk

Forth Environment Link is looking for a dynamic team to work as part of a Climate Challenge Fund project - Revive Falkirk. This new project aims to breathe new life into Falkirk Town Centre by creating a welcoming space to shop, learn new skills and meet people. Raising the standard of new from old retailing, Revive Falkirk will work to reshape how we see waste by showing the value of everyday items and developing our ability to give them a second chance.

Project Coordinator
Working as part of the Revive Falkirk Team, you will work to deliver Reuse and Upcycling workshops within local Falkirk Communities, and manage the Revive Shop within Falkirk Town Centre

Wood & Furniture Reuse Officer 
Working as part of the Revive Falkirk Team, you will work to deliver wood and furniture reuse and upcycling workshops within local communities across Falkirk; and assist with the running of the Revive Shop.

Textiles Reuse Officer 
Working as part of the Revive Falkirk Team, you will work to deliver clothing/textiles and crafts reuse and upcycling workshops within local communities across Falkirk; and assist with the running of the Revive Shop. 

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Closing Date for applications: Sunday 19th March 2017, at midnight.

Deveron Projects - Gardener in Residence

Deveron Projects are looking for a full time 'Gardener in Residence' who will, through creative and innovative means, promote the positive impact of growing your own food and composting can have for the residents of Huntly.

Closing date: Monday 20 March 2017

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St Pauls Youth Forum - Community Garden Workshop Leader

St Paul's Yourth Forum are currently seeking a part time dynamic and knowledgeable person to help  improve the growing skills and confidence of the people they work with. Their Community Garden workshop leader will plan and deliver regular growing sessions (including workshops) for local people of all ages and assist with preparation for quarterly community festival days.

Closing date: 27th March 2017

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Woodland Trust - Volunteer Ospreycam Researchers

Do you love ospreys and ancient Caledonian pine forest, have reasonable Broadband and have a few hours to spare each week?  Woodland Trust Scotland are recruiting for Ospreycam researchers to pick the best bits of footage from their nest-cam at Loch Arkaig. There's no need to be a raptor or digital editing expert - training will be given. The role will run from April to September.

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