Oxford City Council

The role

The Recycling Promotions Officer position is part of the Recycling Team at Direct Services, Oxford City Council. The team are responsible for educating residents on how to sustainably manage their waste through reducing, reusing and recycling.

This role offers an exciting opportunity to join the award winning Recycling Team to help continue and develop on the successes achieved. You will provide support to increase and engage Oxford City Council residents in recycling and waste reduction via the promotion of a new incentive scheme via door knocking, roadshows, adverts, and community and school events.
This job is on a Fixed Term Contract up to 21/09.2018.

About us

Oxford City Council prides itself on delivering high quality, cost effective public services. Oxford is a world class city and the Council has high aspirations for its services and employees. We are a multi award winning Council and in 2015 we secured Champion IiP status along with Overall IiP Employer of the Year 2015, demonstrating our commitment to our employees and their wellbeing. With over 1200 staff dedicated to delivering the best service possible to our communities now is a truly exciting time to be working in Local Government.

We offer a great range of benefits which include generous holiday from 28 days per year plus bank holidays, Local Government defined benefit pension scheme, subsidised leisure membership, discounted travel and the ability to work flexibly in many of our roles. We offer well defined opportunities through our learning and development programme. We also support our staff through the employee wellbeing programme with a range of services including resilience training, an employee assistance programme and support via our dedicated occupational health service.

How to apply

Applications should be made via: Our on-line application system (no CVs please). Late applications will not be processed.

For further information and how to apply online, please visit www.oxford.gov.uk

If you are unable to access our website please call 01865 252848 or 252959 for Direct Services roles.

For an informal discussion about the post please contact, Maria Warner on 01865 252953 or email mwarner@oxford.gov.uk

We want our workforce to reflect the diversity of the community we serve so we welcome applicants from all communities. Disabled Applicants who meet the essential criteria on the role profile will be invited to interview.

Oxford City Council is not currently licensed as a sponsor and cannot employ migrant workers outside the European Economic Area and Switzerland under the Point Based System rules, issued by the UK Border Agency.