Wheels of Fleet Coordinator and Cycle Trainer
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Closing date for applications:
Sunday, 12 July, 2020
About the Job:We are looking for an individual who loves bikes and understands their importance for day to day journeys, someone who will be an ambassador for cycling in Gatehouse of Fleet. You will be coordinating volunteers, organising a bicycle conference, coordinating the creation of local cycle route leaflets, creating and supporting active travel challenges, leading bike rides and networking with other organisations. Working as part of the WoF team, you will work closely with the WoF cycle mechanic to make the workspace welcoming and safe. For more information including a role description and person, please see here or email [email protected] The Wheels of Fleet is a bicycle project based in Gatehouse of Fleet, which aims to increase bicycle use locally. We offer the training and maintenance of bicycles, a local repair service, affordable prices of bikes and courses, local maps of bike rides and other support to local people to get on their bikes. By adopting the permaculture ethics of Earth Care, People Care and Fair Share, we provide sustainable solutions to increase awareness and improve personal, physical and mental health whilst having a positive impact on the environment. It is a project of the Gatehouse Development Initiative (GDI). WoF takes in old bikes and where possible uses existing parts to reuse and recycle, creating workable bikes made accessible to all. WoF supports more day to day journeys on foot or by bike.
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