JOB: Sustainable travel worker

For Full details and to Apply CLICK HERE University EstatesSalary: £19,612 – £20,130 per annum pro rata Start: As soon as possibleFixed term until 31 March 2022 Closing Date: Monday 24 May 2021Interview Date: Thursday 3 June 2021 Further ParticularsDownload Transition is looking for a new Sustainable Travel worker to promote and facilitate sustainable travel options in St AndrewRead More…

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Vacancy: Ecological Projects officer

Here is an exciting short term (25 hours per week) post at the University working with Transition and the Environment Team. Closing date 3rd May 2021 The post will lead on creating Urban Meadows for Pollinators’ in and around St Andrews. The project will work with the University Grounds Team, Fife Coast and Countryside Trust, Fife Council and the St Andrews Botanic Garden as well communiRead More…

Seed sowing at home

Scotland has a short but intense growing season which can be extended by 3 to 4 weeks by getting seedlings started early with a bit of warmth and cover before they are moved to their final growing position. This gives us a reliable number of plants to fill every space in our growing beds and also enables us to predict when crops will be ready as growing conditions are standardised. Indoor Read More…

Finding a Bike in St Andrews

St Andrews is a great place to cycle but whats the best way to get some wheels? Here are our top places to find a bike depending on your budget and how long you need a bike for. TimeOptionWhereDayRentalSpokesCycle PathE-Bike (University Staff Only)2Wheel CareMonthsRental – 1 to 12 monthsBike PoolYearsPurchase – Second HandFife Bike WorksCyclepathFife CyclesYearsPurchase = NewCyclepathSpokeRead More…

New Post: Campus Cycling Officer

Are you passionate about changing peoples travel habits and supporting healthy, low carbon living? Transition UStA is once again teaming up with Cycling Scotland and Bright Green Business to offer a post of Campus Cycling Officer. The post is flexible and suited to recent graduates as a full time position or current students with flexible hours for the right candidate. Applications Close: 23 SRead More…

Sustainable Travel Worker Job with Transition

Transition is looking for a new Sustainable Travel worker to promote and facilitate sustainable travel options in St Andrews with a special focus on University staff commuters. Its an exciting position at a time when things are changing rapidly around transport and the relocation of staff.  The post holder will be promoting smarter travel options including car sharing, cycling, public transpoRead More…

Survey results Sept 2019

Thank you to all 132 people who completed our Sept 2019 survey. This data is extremely useful in helping to direct our work and demonstrate to funders what people want. As a result Transition has submmit 2 bids to the Climate Challenge Fund: Local Food focusess on growing and food networks and we partner with the St Andrews Botanic Garden on this. The second bid is in partnership with the StRead More…

Leaving Town? Arrange a free collection of unwanted goods with StAndEN

Students living in private, rented accommodation can now book a collection of their unwanted household goods by the St Andrews Environment Network. Working in partnership with Transition UStA on St And Re-use, items collected will be re-used by incoming students or by local good causes. Collections start on the 1 May to the end of June. Please fill in the form below at least 1 week before you requRead More…

New Communications job with Transition

Transition UStA is looking for a part-time Carbon Communications worker to join the staff team. This 1 day a week post will work across our Climate Challenge Funded projects to create engaging and targeted media. The post holder will be familliar with creating content for social media and also developing printed media campaigns. They will also have a good understanding of marketing techniques in oRead More…