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Events and Community Engagement Lead – application deadline extended!

Key Details

  • Hours: 30 hours a week.
  • Pay scale: £32,000 pro rata
  • Fixed contract until 31st March 2025 with a strong possibility of extension if targets are achieved.
  • Job location: Home based (or optional hot desk in Hastings) with regular events in Hastings, Rother, Eastbourne and Wealden. Please note travel to the events will only be reimbursed from a local East Sussex postcode, we would not be able to cover the cost of travelling to events from London or further afield.
  • Flexible working – flexible hours, includes evening and weekend work.
  • Holiday:  You will be entitled to leave equivalent to 33 days per year including Public Holidays, depending on your contractual hours (pro rata for part-time staff).
  • Pension: If you are eligible for a workplace pension, ESC will automatically enrol you in the NEST defined contribution pension scheme in accordance with legislative requirements.
  • Application closing date: 12th May 2024 (midnight)

Role purpose

To organise and deliver a calendar of engaging and inspiring energy themed events across East Sussex. The events will cover the following themes: saving and sharing energy, insulation, solar and batteries, renewable heat, funding energy efficiency measures, creating healthy and mould-free homes etc. They will reach 1000 beneficiaries across the year. Events formats to include information evenings, practical skills-based workshops, speaker and Q&A events, and drop in advice events.

To develop community engagement opportunities for the team of two Energy Advisors including opportunities for them to present to community and resident groups and attend community events.

Part of this role will be working together with our volunteer Energy Champions and working collaboratively with partners across East Sussex to organise, plan and fund events which have positive outcomes for communities. You will also work in collaboration with the energy and retrofit advice team to create pathways from our events to one-to-one advice with a specialist advisor.

Application deadline extended: now 12th May

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