Project Officer, Active Travel Champions, Workplac...

Recruiter
Sustrans
Location
Scotland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Project Officer, Active Travel Champions,

Workplaces (Ref: SUS2200)

GBP21,965 - GBP24,586 per annum

(dependent on relevant skills and experience)

37.5 hours per week - contract to 30 June 2018 - based in Edinburgh

This exciting and challenging role will ensure the delivery of the Active Travel Champions project in Edinburgh within a workplaces setting, managing and empowering volunteer Champions by providing training, guidance and engagements opportunities enabling them to promote walking and cycling within their own workplace. The role will also engage with people through the delivery of activities designed to promote active travel to employees.

With a good standard of education and experience of working with volunteers, you will have excellent communication and presentation skills, experience of delivering physical activity or other behaviour change programmes, be very enthusiastic about the role and have the ability to motivate and enthuse others. Experience of successful partnership working and leading group work-shops is also required, as is IT literacy and knowledge of effective behaviour change activities and initiatives. You will also be committed to the promotion of sustainable transport.

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am Wednesday 16 August 2017. Interviews will be held in Edinburgh on Thursday 24 August 2017.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community

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