Opportunities

General Info

Council: Warminster Town Council

County: Wiltshire

Salary: SCP13 – 17: £11.76-£12.73 per hour

Closing date: 01/09/2021 15:00

Community Engagement and Climate Change Officer

Applications must be returned by 01/09/2021 15:00

Do you want to work as part of a friendly, growing team which will help deliver our vision for Warminster?  If so, then we are looking to recruit a:

Community Engagement and Climate Change Officer

  • 16 hours per week
  • Salary on the Local Government Pay Scale SCP13 – 17: £11.76-£12.73 per hour
  • The post includes entry into the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Working from the Civic Centre

We are looking for an exceptional candidate who can fulfil this pivotal role to lead on the delivery our Climate Change Action Plan.

In this role you will work with other council staff, councillors and engage community organisations, businesses, individuals and other public agencies to improve environmental sustainability working towards Warminster becoming Carbon Neutral by 2030.

You will also engage with, promote and support community groups and organisations in Warminster, working to strengthen their viability, sustainability and volunteer infrastructure.

The successful candidate will have good communication and organisational skills are needed and will need an enquiring mind with proven abilities in problem solving, multitasking and teamwork.

If you are interested in applying for this challenging and exciting opportunity, please contact the Deputy Town Clerk, for an application form and job description: Warminster Town Council, Warminster Civic Centre, Sambourne Road BA12 8LB.

Email: admin@warminster-tc.gov.uk
Telephone: 01985 214847

Or they can be downloaded from www.warminster-tc.gov.uk

Closing date for all applications is: Wednesday 1st September at 3pm

Warminster has a population of approximately 17,000.  The town council has a budget in the region of £1.3 million, employs over 20 staff and provides a range of services to residents from the town park and public toilets to play areas and a road sweeper.