Active Travel Promotions Officer


£21,965 - £24,586 pa pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: 68802EVJ

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Tuesday, 20th February 2018   1 day left

Active Travel Promotions Officer

£21,965 - £24,586 pro rata per annum

(dependent on relevant skills and experience)

18.75 hours per week – contract to 31 March 2019 (with potential extension) based in Wokingham

This is an exciting and varied opportunity, to work alongside the Wokingham Borough Council’s “My Journey” sustainable travel programme team to help and inspire residents, employees and students to travel by alternative modes to the car. Key responsibilities will include supporting the communication elements via traditional and social media, supporting the delivery of the Modeshisft STARS accreditation scheme and assisting in the running of events and initiatives within communities and workplaces.

With a good standard of education and experience of partnership working with local authorities, you will have experience of delivering physical activity or other behaviour change projects, working with different partners from different sectors and of delivering communications for a project through traditional and social media. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, presentation skills and the ability to motivate others will be key to your work on this project. You will be IT literate with the ability to plan and prioritise your own workload and committed to the benefits of active travel and the promotion of sustainable transport. DBS Enhanced Disclosure clearance is mandatory for this role.

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Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Tuesday 20 February 2018. Interviews will take place in Wokingham on Tuesday 27 February 2018.

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