Vacancy at Carloway Estate Trust

Carloway Estate Trust (Urras Oighreachd Chàrlabhaigh) wish to recruit a Development Officer who will deliver new income generating and community projects for the Trust and other organisations within the Carloway Estate.

A good understanding of rural issues, IT and communication skills, and being able to work under your own initiative are essential.  Prior experience or a qualification in community-led development would be advantageous.  Salary will be £28K per annum, 37 hour week for a two year contract (with the possibility to extend) pension, plus travel allowance as appropriate.

Please apply in writing by 10th March 2015 with C.V. and covering letter to the Secretary, Carloway Estate Trust (Urras Oighreachd Chàrlabhaigh), 28b Breasclete, Isle of Lewis HS2 9EF, or by email to

Funded by the Scottish Land Fund, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and Comhairle nan Eilean Siar’s Community Capital Grant Fund