Job title: Green Doctor
Salary: Circa £21,000 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week
Reporting to: Programme Manager, North of the Region
Location: Barrow-In-Furness, working across South Lakeland, Cumbria
Contract: Fixed term until October 2023, with potential to be extended, subject to confirmation of further funding
Groundwork works across the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face. We provide training and create jobs, reduce energy use and waste, re-connect people with nature and transform whole neighbourhoods. Step by step we’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
Groundwork has an exciting opportunity within our Project Team for a Green Doctor. Our Green Doctor will work across Barrow and South Lakes, engaging and offering practical support to people most at risk of fuel poverty, helping to make their homes more environmentally friendly and cheaper to run.
This role is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure endorsed by the Disclosure and Barring Service.
We are seeking someone with experience and knowledge of energy efficiency and fuel poverty programmes, who can support the Delivery of the Green Doctor programme which aims to tackle fuel poverty issues and increase energy efficiency.
You will undertake assessments, fit practical energy saving measures and then offer energy saving advice to residents. You will be a confident communicator engaging the community to deliver informal training and encouraging referrals to the Green Doctor programme.
Closing Date: Friday 11th December 2020
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