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Job: Green Build and Sustainable Living Festival Coordinator

Attendees at Halton – Cumbria Green Build Festival 2018

Cumbria Action for Sustainability is looking for a highly organised and enthusiastic project officer to take overall responsibility for our flagship annual green build festival.

You’ll coordinate and deliver a series of open home events, site visits, bus tours, training events, film showings and other green build and sustainable living events. The main festival runs throughout September, followed by monthly events across the following year.

HOURS: 22.5 hrs a week / 3 days a week

SALARY RANGE: £18,000 – £24,000 per annum pro rata (dependent on experience)

DURATION: Fixed-term contract from 1 May 2019 to 31 October 2019 (6 months – start date to be negotiated)

LOCATION: Eden Rural Foyer, Old London Road, Penrith, CA11 8ET


For full details, including job description, person specification and application form, please visit:

Closing date for return of applications is 9am on Thursday 18 April 2019.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 1 May in Penrith.


We’re Cumbria’s climate change and sustainability organisation. Our vision is a zero carbon Cumbria, with a better way of life in balance with our environment. Our mission is to empower and enable people, communities and businesses to live and work more sustainably by sharing knowledge, practice, skills, networks and practical experience. We manage and deliver events, advice, training and practical projects across the county, as well as specialist consultancy services to enable individuals, communities, businesses and local authorities to drive a shift towards a zero carbon Cumbria.