Senior Behavioural Change Officer

Senior Behavioural Change Officer – Road Safety & Travel Choices
Northamptonshire Highways (KierWSP)
Contract Type:
Permanent, full time
Weekend/out of hours working:
TBC – Dependent upon experience
Closing Date:
Open – Subject to receipt of suitable applicants

Northamptonshire Highways is providing an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to lead an integrated road safety and travel choices team promoting, developing and implementing initiatives through a blend of education, promotion and publicity with the aim of changing behaviour in terms of safer roads and sustainable modes of transport.  Line supervisory duties will also include a small team of School Crossing Patrollers.

The post holder will be required to respond to local, national and international agendas to reduce road casualties, congestion and CO2 emissions in the county whilst encouraging greater participation in active travel modes and recreational use of the transport network.

In addition, the successful candidate will be expected set up and develop evidence led and added value initiatives in collaboration with partners, stakeholders and local communities as well as ‘at no cost’ facilitation opportunities for third party delivery.  This will include the management of the contractual delivery of Bikeability through a third party delivery provider.

KierWSP combines the strengths of Kier, an infrastructure services company and WSP, the design, engineering and management consultancy, to deliver a joint venture transport and highway service to Northamptonshire County Council (NCC). 

For further information regarding this vacancy, please contact Nicky Hyde-Pulley - Principal Travel Choices Officer  or John Spencer – Team Leader, Road Safety & Travel Choices

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