I Bike Officer, East Lothian



Organisation
Sustrans
Reference
SUS3090
Sector
Advocacy and Campaigns, Education & Training, Sustainable Transport & Logistics
Location
Musselburgh
Salary Details
£24,691 pro rata per annum
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours per Week
18.75 hours per week
Closing Date
18/01/2021
Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to join our team supporting the I Bike project schools across East Lothian, giving you the opportunity to use your passion for active travel at work!

Job Description

At Sustrans, we are proud of our commitment to creating healthier places and happier lives for everyone. We now have a fantastic opportunity to join our team supporting the I Bike project in up to 8 schools across East Lothian, giving you the opportunity to use your passion for active travel at work!

Through you, this project will promote active travel (cycling, scooting and walking) for journeys to and from school and during leisure time, supporting staff and volunteer ‘school champions’, harnessing local authority resources and making links between schools, external partners and the bicycle industry.

About you

  • An excellent communicator, you will have experience of delivering outdoor activities and working with children and young people and partnership working within a community.
  • You will have a passion for being active, ideally using active methods to explore the local area. You will also have a current clean driving licence.
  • Clearance by the appropriate enhanced Disclosure Scotland check is mandatory for this role.

So, if this sounds like you, apply to join our team in Scotland today and help us get things done, together. 

Interviews

Interviews will take place via MS Teams on Thursday 28 January 2021.

We may close the advert early if sufficient applications have been received so please make sure you submit your application as soon as possible.
 

Equality, diversity and inclusion

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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Company Description

We’ve been working on walking and cycling since 1977. Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle, by connecting people and places, creating liveable neighbourhoods, transforming the school run and delivering a happier, healthier commute.