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Sustainable Transport Development Assistant - Hertfordshire County Council

Job Number

HCC10438

Location

Hertford

Directorate

Environment

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Full Time/Part Time

Full Time

Closing Date

19/07/18
Advert Information

Job Title: Sustainable Transport Development Assistant
Location: Hertford
Salary Range: £23,866 pa progressing to £26.470 pa 
Hours: 37 per week
Contract: 12 Months Fixed Term/Secondment

Job Duties:
An opportunity has arisen for a new Sustainable Transport Development Assistant within the Network and Travel Planning Team, in the Transport, Waste and Environmental Management Group.

Forecasts predict that by 2050, the population of Hertfordshire will have grown by around 400,000 to over 1.5m, having a major impact on traffic congestion and journey times, particularly during peak travel periods. To date, 30 Air Quality Management Areas have been designated, and obesity costs the county an estimated £404 million per year.

The Network and Travel Planning Team seeks to make Hertfordshire’s transport network more sustainable, increasing opportunities for residents to travel by public transport, walking and cycling, facilitating behaviour change, and reducing people’s reliance on single-occupancy cars.

The role of the Sustainable Transport Development Assistant is support the team’s work with the planning process, to secure travel plans which maximise sustainable access to new developments, to gain developer contributions towards improved services, and ensure sustainable options are considered in all other transport schemes. They also work with existing major employers to help their staff travel more sustainably, and bid for other funding opportunities to support this work.

The role is very varied and fast-paced with regular deadlines, and requires someone who is comfortable working with people across multiple teams and organisations, and is committed to the outcomes of sustainable transport.

Closing Date: 19 July 2018
Interview Date: 26/27 or w.c. 30 July 2018

For more information please contact Jacob Wing or Guy Brigden on 01992 588617.

Application Information

To apply: Please follow the 'Apply for Job' button at the bottom of the screen. 

As part of the application you will be prompted to provide a supporting statement which is your opportunity to evidence how your skills, knowledge and experience match what we are looking for based on the PERSON SPECIFICATION area of the attached Job Outline. If you do not supply a supporting statement, your application may be rejected.

For Candidate Guidance on How to Apply: Click Here

PLEASE NOTE: All questions marked with a (red) * are mandatory question and must be answered - you will not be able to submit your application until all mandatory questions have been answered.

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A FIXED TERM OR SECONDMENT VACANCY. IF YOU WORK FOR HCC OR ANOTHER LOCAL AUTHORITY AND WOULD LIKE TO BE CONSIDERED AS A SECONDMENT CONTRACT, PLEASE ENSURE YOU COMPLETE THE ATTACHED SECONDMENT FORM AS PART OF YOUR APPLICATION. IF YOU DO NOT, YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE CONSIDERED AS A FIXED TERM CONTRACT.

Available documents

https://www.hertfordshire.gov.uk/statweb/talentlink/details.aspx?nPostingId=15762&nPostingTargetId=48500&id=QY6FK026203F3VBQBV7V4F6GJ&LG=UK&mask=external

PROJECT COORDINATOR (NORTH SOMERSET)

Salary range£25,746 - £32,537 per annum (pro rata)

Location: Hot desk at both North Somerset Council offices

Management responsibility: No

Reporting to:  Regional Director South

Budget responsibility: No

Hours: 21 per week 

Closing date:  Friday 13 July 2018 (9am)

Interviews: Friday 20 July 2018

 

Living Streets wants to create a walking nation, where everybody has the chance to gain from the health and social benefits this simple act can bring. Walking is also a vital ingredient of successful communities. Walkable towns and cities are often more vibrant socially and economically. Living Streets manages innovative national projects, working with schools, communities and workplaces to encourage more people to walk short journeys. WOW, our year-round walk to school challenge, is perhaps the most notable, capturing the imagination of children in over 4,000 schools. We work with local authorities to help them improve streets and neighbourhoods. And with our supporters we campaign for positive change and public policies that enliven our streets.

Join us and together we will create a walking nation.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our team in North Somerset. As the Project Coordinator you will coordinate the delivery of the Walk to School project and act as a key contact for delivery partner liaising with schools and/or any other stakeholders, as appropriate.

You also will be responsible for recruiting and retaining target project audiences organising the distribution of resources and supporting project audiences in the implementation of each intervention.

This is an interesting and varied role and an ability to embrace a diversity of tasks is essential.

Please send your application quoting reference Project Coordinator (North Somerset) -  to recruitment@livingstreets.org.uk.

If the candidate pack is required in an alternative format please contact Living Streets at recruitment@livingstreets.org.uk or 020 7377 4900.


https://www.livingstreets.org.uk/who-we-are/careers/project-coordinator-north-somerset

PROJECT COORDINATOR (SURREY)

Salary range£25,746 - £32,537 per annum 

Location: Surrey (Local authority office in Woking)

Management responsibility: No

Reporting to: Project Manager

Budget responsibility: No

Hours: 35 per week 

Closing date:  16 July 2018 (5p.m.)

Interviews: w/c 30 July  2018

Living Streets is the UK charity for everyday walking. We want to create a walking nation, free from congested roads and pollution, reducing the risk of preventable illness and social isolation and making walking the natural choice. 
We’ve come a long way since our foundation in 1929. We are a modern, growing organisation with an excellent reputation for evidence-based policy, innovative campaigning and high quality projects.

We believe that a walking nation means a better life for everyone. Our ambition is to encourage people of all generations to enjoy the benefits that this simple act brings and to ensure all our streets are fit for walking.

Join us and together we will create a walking nation.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to join our Local Impact team in Surrey. As the Project Coordinator you will coordinate the delivery of assigned project(s) and act as a key contact for delivery partner(s) liaising with schools, workplaces, communities, and/or any other stakeholders, as appropriate.

You also will be responsible for recruiting target project audiences organising the distribution of resources and supporting project audiences in the implementation of each intervention.

This is an interesting and varied role and an ability to embrace a diversity of tasks is essential.

 

Please send your application quoting reference Project Coordinator (Surrey) -  to recruitment@livingstreets.org.uk.

If the candidate pack is required in an alternative format please contact Living Streets at recruitment@livingstreets.org.uk or 020 7377 4900.

https://www.livingstreets.org.uk/who-we-are/careers/project-coordinator-surrey


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