Totnes Green Travel Co-ordinator

Totnes Town Council

Totnes, Devon
£13.42 - £14.24/hour

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.totnestowncouncil.gov.uk office@totnestowncouncil.gov.uk 01803862147 Catherine Marlton

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Monday, 5th October 2020   4 days left


TOTNES GREEN TRAVEL CO-ORDINATOR

Job Term: Fixed Term until 31st March 2022 based on confirmed external funding
Hours: Part-time 15 hours per week, Monday & Tuesday, 8.30am – 4.30pm (1/2 hr lunch break)
Location: Totnes Town Centre

Totnes Town Council has a vacancy for a part time Green Travel Co-ordinator. Hours are 15 hours per week worked over two days, Monday & Tuesday, 8.30am – 4.30pm, but some flexibility will be required. Additional hours may be necessary including some evenings and weekends, as required by the activities of the Town Council. The job will be based in a town centre location.

This exciting new opportunity has arisen to help deliver the Green Travel Strategy for Totnes. We have created a new role and are looking for an individual who can demonstrate an understanding of the issues around green travel and the links with the climate and ecological emergency. You should be highly motivated to help shape the future of our Town through engaging with internal stakeholders, partners, residents, businesses and the wider community to influence positive environmental action and behaviour.

You should have:

  • A knowledge of green travel strategies and climate change issues;
  • Strong project management and effective communication skills;
  • A collaborative approach to working across a range of service areas;
  • Direct experience of working on environmental projects/programmes;
  • Experience of developing strategies, action plans, setting and monitoring targets;
  • Enthusiasm, an open-minded approach, and the ability to overcome problems and identify practical solutions.

You will be a confident self-starter and an experienced relationship builder. Confident in communicating with people across all levels and able to work on own initiative, organising and prioritising own workload to set deadlines.

For more information visit our website at www.totnestowncouncil.gov.uk.

Please send your completed application forms to Catherine, Town Clerk at office@totnestowncouncil.gov.uk.

Closing Date: Monday 5th October at 9am.
Interview Date: Monday 12th October 2020.



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