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Be part of the social and economic growth of the Outer Hebrides

Tha sinn a’ fastadh / We're recruiting

If you're looking for a great job to kickstart or develop your career locally, or if it's your dream to live and work in our wonderful islands - check out our current vacancies! There's something for everyone.

Tha dreuchdan bàna nar sgioba sgìreil Innse Gall. Ma tha sibh a’ coimhead airson obair fior-mhath agus ag iarraidh a bhith a’ fuireach anns na h-Eileanan, thoir sùil air na dreuchdan againn. Tha rudeigin ann dhan a h-uile duine.

Find out more here about us, the Innse Gall area and our region, and the jobs we have available.

Mu dhèidhinn HIE / About HIE

We are the economic and community development agency for the north and west of Scotland. We help build a prosperous, inclusive and sustainable economy across the Highlands and Islands, attracting more people to, live, work, study, invest and visit.

You'll join a Scotland-wide team of around 300 colleagues and we have offices throughout the Highlands and Islands. 

Dreuchdan bàna / Current vacancies

Find all the details here for our Innse Gall team jobs. If you've got the skills to support our area and want to join us - apply today!

Dreuchd manaidsear leasachaidh / Being a development manager

The best way to find out what a job is really like is to hear from those already doing it.

Meet Mairi and Donald, who are both senior development managers in the Innse Gall team, in our film here. What does their day to day job entail, what do they like best about it and what’s it like living and working in the Outer Hebrides?

They've even got some hints and tips for the skills needed as a development manager.  

Ùr-ghnàthachadh is traidisean / Innovation and tradition

Wondering what working in social and economic development is like in the Outer Hebrides?

Well, it’s varied! We work in a region recognised across the world for our textiles, our food & drink industry, our entrepreneurial businesses, and a nationally recognised social enterprise sector. Did we mention the opportunities in tourism - wow! We get involved with it all.

There's more. Our people celebrate heritage, and embrace innovation. We have cutting edge activity in the health sciences, energy transition and adaptation, to create a greener planet.

We're big on community here. As well as adding to the quality of life for those who live here, having community at the heart of development creates more sustainable change. See our film for an introduction on how communities, businesses, academia and the public sector are working together on a range of major energy projects that will impact on all our futures. 

More on how we work in the Outer Hebrides

Kareen Macrury

Settling in the Outer Hebrides? Cuidichidh sinn

If you’re moving to the islands for the first time, you’ll be sure of a warm welcome. Partners on the Outer Hebrides are working together to provide tailored support to ensure your relocation to the Islands is a smooth one.

For more information please get in touch with the islands' settlement officer Kareen MacRury.

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The building is a real dream come true. I can’t thank the incredible staff at HIE enough for the help and support. This wouldn’t be happening without them. 
Keith Morrison, The Wee Studio

Ag obair leinn / Working with us

We love it when we see our communities and businesses growing and developing. When they heard we were recruiting here's what some of our lovely clients had to say about working with us. Thank you!

Keith Morrison Wee Studio Web

From spare room to full studio

Keith started his business in a spare room in 2008, today he's kitting out his new space at the former Linux Centre in South Dell, and hoping to support the next generation of creative talent in the area.

See his film and click through for more information about his journey.

The Wee Studio
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Carloway Trust UOC

Supporting community development

"Working closely with HIE is crucial to the success of our organisation."

Urras Oighreachd Chàrlabhaigh - Carloway Estate Trust
Studio Vans Christina Riley

Lowering the hurdles to success

"HIE has helped us stay informed on influential market forces."

Studio Vans
Jo George Great Bernera CDT

Communities that work together for the benefit of all

"It's such a blessing to know that the work HIE does is helping our small communities to thrive, and tackle the social, economic and environmental issues small communities can face today."

Great Bernera Community Development Trust

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