Project Officer – Home Energy Support

Job title: Project Officer – Home Energy Support Officer

Salary: Circa £21,000 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week - Whilst we are advertising this post as a full time opportunity, we will consider applications for job share and part time working.
Reporting to: Programme Manager, North of the Region
Location: An office will be available in Barrow-In-Furness to enable working across Barrow and South Lakeland local authority areas - Home-working will be available.
Contract: Fixed term until October 2023, with potential to be extended, subject to confirmation of further funding

About the Employer

Our client, a charity, works across the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face. They provide training and create jobs, reduce energy use and waste, re-connect people with nature and transform whole neighbourhoods. Step by step they’ll go on changing places and changing lives until everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong enough to shape its own destiny and everyone can reach their potential.

About the role

Our client has an exciting opportunity within their Project Team for a Home Energy Support Officer. This post will work across Barrow and South Lakes, engaging the community and offering practical support and advice to those in need, helping to make their homes warmer, happier and cheaper to run.

This role is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure endorsed by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

About you

They are seeking someone with strong communication skills and an enthusiasm for working in the community and helping people. You will help people in need – offering energy advice and fit energy saving measures. You will be confident in delivering informal training in the community and promote the project through referrals.

Full training will be provided, so having prior-knowledge of energy efficiency is not vital.

Closing Date: 24 June 2021

Make yourself at home
This charity wants you to be yourself and they value everything that makes you unique. They recognise and celebrate your difference and together you make this organisation a special and great place to work.

Our client is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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No agencies please.