Project Officer, Workplace Engagement


£24,691 pro rata pa

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: SUS3041

Sectors: sustainable transport

Closing date: Tuesday, 24th November 2020   Closes today

Project Officer, Workplace Engagement

£24,691 pro rata per annum 

(Ref: SUS3041)

18.75 hours (2.5 days) per week – contract to 31 December 2021 - based in Dumfries

This exciting and challenging role will work alongside NHS Dumfries and Galloway and Dumfries and Galloway Council in order to produce a series of site specific Active Travel Action Plans (ATAPs) to engage both NHS Dumfries and Galloway and Dumfries and Galloway Council staff through a range of activities (as identified through the ATAPs) designed to increase the number of active and/or sustainable travel journeys for commuting and business travel. This will promote existing active/sustainable travel initiatives and engage NHS staff.

With a good standard of education and experience of sustainable behaviour change or employee engagement project delivery in a workplace setting and of partnership working with the NHS and/or local authorities, you will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, excellent presentation and organisational skills and the ability to motivate and enthuse others. The ability to develop productive working relationships and experience of leading group workshops is also required as is IT literacy. You will also be committed to the promotion is sustainable transport.

Please visit our website and follow the instructions for our on-line application process. Please quote reference number. Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Tuesday 24 November 2020. Interviews will take place via MS Teams Tuesday 8 December 2020.

Should Sustrans receive an overwhelming number of applications for this vacancy, the decision may be taken to close it earlier than the advertised closing date, so please ensure your application is submitted as soon as possible.

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion. We welcome applications from people from all parts of the community, particularly where we are under-represented. Currently this includes people who identify as having a disability and those from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups

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