Seasonal Ranger Job Vacancy

Please note – now closed Latest Vacancies: February 2018   Please download the job description and application form below: Please send all completed applications to Jan Dunlop – jan.dunlop@forestry.gsi.gov.uk The closing date is Friday 16th February 2018 at 4pm. Interviews are planned for the week of 26th February with a potential start date of 2nd April. For the RSPB post, please visit: http://ww2.rspb.org.uk/about-the-rspb/about-us/job-vacancies/details/450735-community-information-and-tourism-officer   

Brand New Recycling Project!

More MESS & Waste Less Learn more about: Where you can access local recycling facilities and what materials can be recycled on Mull Where you can gain support to upcycle waste materials and compost How to take part in an island wide competition to divert waste from landfill Support for local businesses to tackle waste The Mull and Iona Community Trust project, More MESS & Waste LESS has been awarded a grant of £55,428* from the Scottish Government’s Climate Challenge Fund. The project will provide education and practical demonstrations to show that waste materials are a valuable community asset that can provide environmental…

Exciting Childcare News

As part of the Mull and Iona Community Trust’s commitment to establish the demand and need for more childcare provision, we are excited to be working with Argyll and Bute Council to offer extended childcare at Tobermory Pre 5 Unit during term time and school holidays. This is part of the Scottish Governments Early Learning and Childcare Trials which will test a variety of models for delivering 1140 hours free childcare. We are currently in the process of registering our childcare service ‘Mini Muileachs’ and will shortly be recruiting, in time for the trials to…

New Deputy General Manager

We are very happy to welcome our brand new Deputy General Manager, Dot Stewart, to the team. “I am delighted to have taken up the new post of Deputy General Manager for Mull and Iona Community Trust. Originally from Livingston, I came to Mull in 2003 to work at the Camas Outdoor Centre. I was meant to stay 6 months, but found it hard to leave and ended up staying 6 years! I’ve lived on Iona since 2009, where I managed the St Columba Hotel and I’m also a member of the Ross of Mull Coastguard…

Mull Eagle Watch 2017

Monday 10th March 2017 It’s the start of the new Mull Eagle Watch season tomorrow! Rachel French will be leading tours at the West Ardhu site (North West Mull Community Woodland Company in Dervaig and Meryl Varty will be at Glen Seilideir leading tours at Tiroran Community Forest. To book a place on a tour at either hide, please call the Craignure Visitor Information Centre on 01680 812556. You can keep up with the ranger blog here: www.mulleaglewatch.com/blog www.mulleaglewatch.com  (Image courtesy of Ewan Miles)