Project Officer, Workplace Engagement



Organisation
Sustrans
Reference
SUS3344-B
Sector
Environment & Sustainability, Marketing & Communications, Sustainable Transport & Logistics
Location
Lerwick/Homebased
Salary Details
£24,938 per annum
Contract Type
Fixed
Hours per Week
37.5
Closing Date
27/10/2021
Working alongside NHS Shetland, you will engage NHS Shetland staff through a diverse range of activities, all designed to increase the number of active or sustainable journeys made for commuting and business travel.

Job Description

About the role

We now have an exciting opportunity to join our team in Scotland as a Project Officer.

Working alongside NHS Shetland, you will engage NHS Shetland staff through a diverse range of activities, all designed to increase the number of active or sustainable journeys made for commuting and business travel.

About you

We're looking for someone with experience of sustainable behaviour change or employee engagement in a workplace setting.

You will use your written and verbal communication and presentation skills to engage with communities and inspire change.

So, if you’re passionate about promoting sustainable transport, this could be the role for you!

Work perks
Wellbeing

  • 26 days leave per annum plus bank holidays for full-time working.
  • Ability to buy an extra week of annual leave (pro-rata for part-time staff).
  • Staff volunteer days.
  • 24/7 free, impartial and confidential support service.
  • We are members of the Green Commute Initiative and Cycle Scheme who both offer cycle to work schemes.

Financial

  • Group Personal Pension Scheme with a 4% or 5% of basic salary contribution being matched by Sustrans.
  • Bike, computer and season ticket loans.
  • Discount benefits.

Family-friendly

  • Enhanced maternity and paternity pay.
  • Flexible Working practices (full-time hours are 37.5 per week, Monday - Friday).

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.