Project Officer, Healthy Living & Creative Design, Blackpool Council

Deadline: Monday 9 November 2015. Paid, Full time

Ref: PL025
Blackpool Council
Location: Blackpool Central Library
Salary: £28,746 to £30,978, Grade: H1
Full Time, Temporary for 18 months, full time, 37 hours per week.
Closing date: 09/11/2015 12:00
Job Type: Museums/Galleries/Cultural, Planning, Policy/Business Analyst/Change Transformation, Project Management, Regeneration, Public Health
Interview Date: Monday 16th November 2015

This is an exciting opportunity to work with the Arts and Planning Services and Blackpool Public Health.

You will be based in the Arts team and develop and lead on a range of ‘action-research’ projects that demonstrate how a healthy living and well-being approach to redeveloping the built environment can positively impact on the lives of people in Blackpool.

You will be a strong advocate for the role of artists and other creative professionals in designing a quality built environment and public realm.

You will have the relevant knowledge and experience to work with a range of partners on commissioning artists to deliver models of good practice using a creative engagement process and where possible securing additional investment for the programme.

This is a temporary post for 18 months.

Blackpool Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children/vulnerable adults. This post is subject to satisfactory two year reference history, Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check (previously CRB check), medical clearance, evidence of any essential qualifications and proof of legal working in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996.

Blackpool Council welcomes applications from all the community.

For full details, please go to the website.