We are recruiting for an Access Advisor
Published: 14 Nov 2018
Based: London Head Office
Hours: Full-time – 35 hours/week
About the Role
We are seeking an experienced professional to run the Access and Sustainability Advisory Service (ASAS) – a help and advice service for voluntary and community organisations in London seeking to make their premises more accessible and sustainable. The service is primarily aimed at those organisations applying, or considering applying, to the Access to Buildings element of the City Bridge Trust’s grant programme, but is open to the voluntary and community sector in London as a whole.
You are someone who is interested in accessibility and inclusive design, looking to work in a leading company. The successful candidate will be passionate about what they do, and willing to promote our service.
You will be organised, proactive and have excellent interpersonal skills to manage our social media accounts and ASAS database, whilst supporting applicants through the grant application process, and also delivering Access & Inclusion training for charity organisations.
You will also be required to conduct regular evaluation of the service, reviewing feedback and updating the City Bridge Trust and assist in reporting and monitoring activity.
The Centre for Accessible Environments (CAE) has been a leading authority on inclusive design for over 40 years. We provide consultancy, training, research and publications on building design and management to meet all user needs, including disabled and older people. CAE pioneered the provision of access guidance for building designers based on collaborative research with disabled people. CAE is a leader in developing the case for designing for disabled people in inclusive design.
As the recognised experts in the field CAE helps organisations meet their duties under the Equality Act 2010 through our research, consultancy, training and guidance publications.
CAE is a trading name of Habinteg Housing Association, who have been a leading provider of affordable accessible homes for over 40 years and are champions of the Lifetime Homes Standard.
Please download the job description and person specification here Access Advisor JD PS Additional Info.pdf [pdf] 220KB
Closing date: Monday 26th November 2018 11am
Interview date: Thursday 29th November 2018
To apply please click below on Job Vacancies Portal where will be required to register with your email address. Once registered you will be asked a series of questions about how you meet the criteria, complete sections around your job history (please include as much relevant detail as possible), as well as uploading your CV.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the HR department:
Tel: 020 7822 8700