Senior Urban Designer (maternity cover) - Sustrans

Bristol / Reading

Sustrans is the charity making it easier for people to walk and cycle, by connecting people and places, creating liveable neighbourhoods, transforming the school run and delivering a happier, healthier commute.  Take the next step on your Sustrans journey by joining our team in the South of England:


Senior Urban Designer

(Ref:  SUS2456)

£26,985 pro rata per annum

22.5 hours per week - based in Bristol or Reading – maternity cover


The exciting challenges of this role include delivering community-led street design projects, engaging schools and neighbourhoods in designing better places for walking and cycling and progress projects across England South, working in a vibrant and motivated team of engineers and urban designers, involved in urban realm improvements, temporary infrastructure, design of walking and cycling routes and delivering community engagement and events.


Educated to degree level or equivalent or with a relevant qualification in urban design, landscape architecture or related field, you will have experience of working on design projects with a significant level of community engagement.  With excellent communication, report writing, networking and visual presentation skills, you will be IT literate with a strong administrative background.  You will have the ability to maintain productive working relationships and knowledge of current guidance and best practice in street design.  You will also be committed to the ideals of sustainable transport.


Please visit our website follow the instructions for our on-line application process.  Alternatively, email or ring our recruitment line on 0117 915 0325. Please quote reference number.  Closing date for the receipt of completed applications is Thursday 26 July 2018.  Interviews will take place in Bristol on Monday 6 August 2018.


Sustrans is committed to reducing inequality, valuing diversity and enabling inclusion.  We welcome applications from people with the appropriate skills from all parts of the community.