Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary: £23,450 per annum
Fixed Term: 1 year
Location: UOG Business Centre, Tom na Ba, South Galson, Isle of Lewis, HS2 0SH
Urras Oighreachd Ghabhsainn is seeking an enthusiastic Gaelic speaker to develop and deliver community initiatives which proactively promote and support the learning and day-to-day usage of Gaelic in Galson Estate. The Estate remains one of the few communities in Scotland where Gaelic is still very much a language of the community. It brings a sense of pride to residents and is evident to visitors through the cultural heritage, traditional music and crofting as a way of life.
The successful candidate will develop and deliver initiatives which engage with the community of Galson Estate, proactively promoting and supporting the learning and usage of Gaelic. These initiatives will deliver against recognised priorities including health and wellbeing, young people, heritage, culture and tourism.
It is essential that candidates have excellent verbal communication skills with fluency in Gaelic, experience of working with young people, knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and excellent organisational skills.
This post is part-funded by Bòrd na Gàidhlig.
The closing date for applications is 22 July 22
For an application pack please contact:
Tel: 01851 850393