- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- East London
Inclusive environments Specialist
Based: London Head Office
Hours: Part time - 21 hours/week (Flexible working)
Salary: £29,826 (pro-rata equivalent)
About the Role
We are seeking an experienced access professional to help deliver inclusive environments. The role will require you to undertake access statements and design appraisals on a wide variety of building types and review them against relevant regulations and standards relating to inclusive design. The successful candidate would need to have a strong interest in inclusive design and have knowledge of residential housing standards, planning policy and current Building Regulations. This is a great opportunity to work within a renowned consultancy with the opportunity to work on a wide variety of access projects.
You are someone who has a background in accessibility and inclusive design, looking to work in a leading company. The successful candidate will be passionate about what they do and work as part of a team providing advice to client and design team discussions and recommend effective solutions on technical and policy issues.
The Centre for Accessible Environments (CAE) has been a leading authority on inclusive design for 50 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 and CAE is a leader in developing the case for designing for disabled people in inclusive design.
As recognised experts in the field CAE helps organisations meet their duties under the Equality Act 2010 through 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.
Closing date: Wednesday 31st July 2019
Interview date: Monday 5th August 2019
Inline with our goals on Diversity we welcome applications from every section of the community.
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