Changeworks
Changeworks

Charity registered in Scotland SC015144

Changeworks is an environmental charity and social enterprise, providing practical ways for people and organisations to live and work more sustainably.


Current vacancies

Energy Advisor

  • Full time or Part time
  • £18,757 – £20,064
  • Inverness
  • Closing 9th September 2019

Would you find an opportunity to contribute to Changeworks’ vision of a world where everyone is able to live, work and enjoy life with a low carbon impact, an exciting challenge? Changeworks delivers the Home Energy Scotland service in the Highlands and Islands and south east Scotland under contracts managed by Energy Saving Trust.

We are looking for an Energy Advisor with the drive and enthusiasm to provide free and impartial energy advice to householders over the telephone and at events. You will also advise householders to help them make their homes warmer and save money on their fuel bills.

You will have experience working in a customer facing organisation. Your excellent communication skills will help you engage with householders and relay some technical information to a non-technical audience. You will have good IT skills and the ability to multitask.

You will need to be self-motivated to deliver results and enjoy working as part of a team that offers strong peer support.

You will gain an SQA qualification as part of this role.

Changeworks is a leading environmental charity and social enterprise in Scotland. We give people and organisations practical support to live and work more sustainably.

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Finance Assistant

  • Part time
  • £20,564 – £22,258 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th July 2019

Changeworks are looking to recruit a part-time Finance Assistant to join our busy Central Services Team.

The successful candidate should be numerate and able to work with a high level of accuracy and have excellent communication and organisational skills. You should have previous experience of working to deadlines. This is a role for a team player with the ability to use their own initiative. Previous experience of working in a finance team is desirable

We offer an attractive staff benefits package, excellent pension and employee benefits which include 26 days paid holiday plus 9 public holidays per year.

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Technical Officer – Home Renewables

  • Full time
  • £25,906 – £28,681
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 31st July 2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to work within our Technical Team at Home Energy Scotland to assist households to install micro-renewable technologies and advise on energy efficiency options for hard to treat properties.

Based within the Home Energy Scotland advice centre at Changeworks, the role is predominantly field-based and will require extensive travel throughout South East Scotland. You will join a skilled team with a focus on delivering an exceptional customer journey which starts in our advice centre right through to a tailored in-home visit which will identify suitable measures and potential available funding.

You’ll have a thirst for knowledge and the ability to inspire customers to take action. Whether it’s a home visit, running a briefing session or presenting to a group of employees you’ll be able to clearly explain complex technologies in a clear and friendly way. This role will also involve engaging with householders at various events throughout the year where you will be delivering advice to customers face to face.

Home Energy Scotland delivers free, impartial advice on energy efficiency, water efficiency, renewable energy and sustainable transport to householders, communities and organisations through a range of programmes.

We offer an attractive staff benefits package, excellent pension and employee benefits which include 26 days paid holiday plus 9 public holidays per year.

For more information on this vacancy please download the job information pack from changeworks.org.uk, email recruitment@changeworks.org.uk or phone 0131 555 4010 for a copy quoting reference TOHR.

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Senior Quality and Improvement Manager

  • Full time
  • £38,680 – £44,506
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 22nd August 2019

The post of Senior Quality and Improvement Manager is integral to achieving Changeworks’ ambitious strategic goals and objectives. This exciting time in our development sees renewed focus on excellence, quality and improvement in our mission to deliver low carbon living for everyone in Scotland.

We’re looking for an enthusiastic individual with the drive to ensure Changeworks is an outstanding, quality driven organisation operating as a role model in our field.

Reporting to the Deputy Chief Executive, you’ll have a proven track record for identifying, developing and delivering quality improvement initiatives and embedding business process improvements across organisations. You will lead the measurement and continual improvement of our environmental impact, deliver digital improvement strategies, oversee Data Protection compliance and co-ordinate the attainment and maintenance of quality and environmental accreditations across the organisation.

Working at all levels across Changeworks, you’ll have exceptional communication and facilitation skills, strong attention to detail, and the ability to see the big picture.

This is a unique opportunity to lead a team with a clear remit to drive performance improvement across the organisation. In addition to career development, we offer an excellent employee benefits package and pension.

Changeworks is Scotland’s leading environmental charity delivering solutions for low carbon living. We help people and organisations across Scotland take meaningful, urgent action to tackle climate change. We do this by sharing ways to improve energy efficiency, reduce fuel poverty, prevent waste and scale up low carbon behaviours.

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Quality Assurance Inspector

  • Full time
  • £24,810 – £26,987
  • South East Scotland
  • Closing 16th August 2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to work within our Quality Assurance team to carry out quality inspections on energy efficiency projects. Your role will be to ensure the work is being completed to specification and industry standard delivering a high level of service with a focus on customer service, health and safety, and quality of work.

We are looking for someone with previous experience in the insulation industry and/or dealing with wet trades. They should have exceptional customer service skills; target driven and can communicate complex information in a straightforward and accessible way to contractors, colleagues and householders.

This is a site-based role that requires you to be well organised, carry out detailed inspections, oversee installations and provide good quality feedback reports.

A full valid driving license is essential.

Transport and equipment will be provided.

We offer an attractive staff benefits package, excellent pension and employee benefits which include 26 days paid holiday plus 9 bank holidays per year.

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Volunteering

Business engagement champion

At Postcode

Advice / Information Giving,Befriending / Mentoring,Community / Economic Development,Management / Business Skills,Marketing / PR / Media

22nd August 2019

You will be part of the Changeworks Waste Wise Volunteer team, supporting one of the waste projects - Zero Waste Leith. Key taks include: • Visit local businesses and engage on waste and circular economy issues, such as inviting them to join our business charter • Engaging w… Read more

Survey and data master

At Postcode

Advice / Information Giving,Marketing / PR / Media,Online Volunteering

22nd August 2019

You will be part of the Changeworks Waste Wise Volunteer team, supporting one of their waste projects - Zero Waste Leith. Key tasks include - • Design online surveys, feedback forms and other methods of evaluating the public’s responses to our events and our work • Create … Read more

Digital storyteller

At Postcode

Advice / Information Giving,Marketing / PR / Media,Online Volunteering

22nd August 2019

You will be part of the Changeworks Waste Wise Volunteer team, supporting one of their waste projects - Zero Waste Leith. Key tasks include - • Take photographs and video footage of events and activities which tell a story of the event and capture the mood • Edit photos an… Read more

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