Edinburgh, Edinburgh
£24,938 per annum pro rata
Part-time, 22.5 hour per week, Temporary
Job description

Bike Library Officer, Dumfries and Galloway

(Ref: SUS3317)

£24,938 per annum pro rata

22.5 hour per week – Fixed Term Contract to August 2022

Base: Dumfries and Galloway

About Sustrans

Our vision and mission have never been more relevant. 

Across the UK, governments are pledging investment and action on walking and cycling.

We are working together to make a real difference - creating places where everyone can live and travel happily and healthily, and where nobody is excluded.

Our work wouldn’t be possible without the commitment and dedication of our colleagues.

We are proud of our employee net promoter score, being in the top 20% of all employers across all sectors in the UK, due to our energised, friendly and motivated workforce.

Join Sustrans today and help us get things done, together.


About the Role

We now have a fantastic opportunity for you to use your passion for active travel at work and join our team!

You will manage school bike loan schemes for Dumfries and Galloway schools taking part in a pilot scheme to provide access to free bikes for children.

Working with two schools to develop and maintain fleets of bikes and helping to run engagement events and produce materials, you will pay a key part in the success of the pilot.


About You

An excellent communicator, you will have experience of working with children and young people and partnership working within a community.

You will have bike maintenance training, ideally Velotech Gold or equivalent and an understanding of the local area in relation to cycling.

Clearance by the appropriate enhanced Disclosure Scotland check is mandatory for this role.

So, if this sounds like you, apply to join our team in Scotland today and help us get things done, together. 



Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 9am on Monday 16 August 2021.  Interviews will take place via MS Teams on Tuesday 31st August and Wednesday 1st September 2021.

To apply, please complete our online application form. 


Equality, diversity and inclusion

Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.

We actively encourage 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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Posted on: 27 July 2021
Closed date: 16 August 2021
Job ref: 143134CHJ
Tags: Advocacy, Teaching