Home Energy Officers


Home-based in Scotland
£24,797 - £27,210 pa

Paid • Full or Part Time • Permanent


Sectors: carbon, climate & energy, sustainability

Closing date: Monday, 22nd August 2022  

Home Energy Officer (several posts available)

£24,797- £27,210 per annum pro rata plus 8% employer pension contribution
Full or part time (21-35 hours per week)
Home based - Depending on your home base you could cover Skye, Lochalsh, Wester Ross, Lochaber or Helensburgh & Lomond

The energy crisis, higher winter energy prices and climate change impacts are a concern for anyone living in rural Scotland. We have an exciting opportunity for self-motivated individuals to work within the Home Energy Scotland team in Highlands and Islands to provide energy advice and support to help householders manage these impacts on their lives.

We are looking for Home Energy Officers with the drive and capability to advise householders on energy efficiency, renewables and affordable warmth to help them keep their homes warm as energy costs continue to increase.

Providing clear, independent and impartial advice you will support householders to make informed decisions to save energy and carbon. If you are an excellent communicator, numerate and with a good knowledge of energy use in the home you will be well suited to this role. There will be a requirement to travel, sometimes overnight, and you must be able to work well within the team, as well as work effectively on your own to help achieve team targets.

If you are passionate about low carbon living, we are keen to hear from you. Full training will be given.

Changeworks offer a wide range of staff benefits including flexible working, bike to work scheme, an excellent pension scheme and 26 days paid holiday plus 9 public holidays per year. We are an Investors in People Platinum accredited workplace and were nominated for Employer of the Year by the Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce.

Changeworks delivers the Home Energy Scotland advice centres in both the Highlands and Islands and South East Scotland under contracts managed by the Energy Saving Trust.

At Changeworks, we welcome and encourage applications from everyone.

To apply: please visit our website to complete an online application – Working at Changeworks | Changeworks

Closing date for applications: 11am, Monday 22 August 2022

Interview date: Week commencing Monday 29 August 2022, online via Microsoft Teams

For further information about this post please contact Brian Barker on 07554 456908 or Dean Wigglesworth on 07818 567841.

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