Eden District Council
Programme Officer (Appleby Heritage Action Zone)
Fixed term until 31 March 2022; 22.5 hours per week
Salary £26,999 rising to £28,785 (Pay award pending and subject to job-evaluation)
The historic town of Appleby was chosen as one of the country’s first ten Heritage Action Zones, designed to unlock potential in areas that are rich in heritage. You will be a key officer in managing the project to its conclusion in although employed by Eden District Council, you will be also working closely with Historic England and Appleby Town Council.
You will have excellent project management skills and experience of leading or contributing to multiple projects whilst maintaining quality results. A good understanding of heritage or conservation would be an advantage. You should have excellent communication skills to enable you to represent the Council professionally and build good working relationships with all of those involved.
There is a requirement for regular travel and to effectively fulfill this requirement you must be able to travel independently around the District.
For further details of the post including the job description, person specification and an application form visit www.eden.gov.uk/your-council/job-vacancies/, Call: 01768 212210, email [email protected]
Please note all applications must be made on the Council’s standard application form and CV’s will not be considered. No agencies please.
The closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 2nd September 2020.
Interviews will take place on Thursday 10th September 2020 and, if required, on Friday 11th September 2020. It is expected given current circumstances that these will be undertaken virtually via Microsoft Teams.