Bike It Plus Officer


Farringdon, London
£28,199 pa

Paid • Full Time • Temporary

Reference: SUS2481

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Thursday, 23rd August 2018   2 days left

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle. We connect people and places, create liveable neighbourhoods, transform the school run and deliver a happier, healthier commute and we are seeking to fill the following key vacancies:

Bike It Plus Officer (Ref: SUS2481)

£28,199 per annum (inclusive of a London Weighting allowance of £3,995pa)

37.5 hours per week – contract to 31 August 2019 - based in Farringdon

Bike It is a highly successful project aimed at increasing levels of walking and cycling to school. The main responsibilities of this role will include the promotion of active travel, focusing on cycling, to school age children, parents, and staff at selected primary and secondary schools, supporting local ‘school champions’, harnessing local authority and public health resources available for active travel and to make links between schools and the wider community.

Ideally educated to degree level or equivalent and committed to cycling and the promotion of sustainable transport, you will have excellent communication and presentation skills, experience of working with children and young people and be experienced in working with partners in a community-based or environmental project. You will also be very enthusiastic about the role, have the ability to motivate others and be IT literate. DBS Disclosure clearance is mandatory for this post.

Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Thursday 23 August 2018. Interviews will take place in Farringdon, London on Friday 31 August 2018.

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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