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Senior Sustainability Manager

Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust
£50,952 to £57,349 per annum
Closing date
16 Jul 2024

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Other Health Profession
Band 8A
Contract Type
Full Time
If you are looking for an exciting new challenge Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust (LSCFT) which is a Specialist Mental Health and Community NHS Foundation Trust, is the place for you.

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Sustainability Manager on a permanent basis.

The Sustainability Manager is accountable to the Associate Director of Estates, Capital & Property has delegated responsibility from the Greening the NHS Implementation and Governance Group (GIG) and Trust Board for ensuring the development and delivery of all elements of the Lancashire South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust Green Plan.

Main duties of the job

To meet strategic objectives, the role and associated responsibilities will align with the Trust's key enabling strategies. These include: Clinical, Quality, Service User and Carer, People Improvement and Culture, communications & engagement, digital, estates, finance and research & development. This will help ensure that LSCft will achieve Net Zero Carbon by 2040.

The post holder will be based at Guild Park, Goosnargh.

This role is a fantastic opportunity to join an organisation that is passionate about the services it provides.

About us

Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust provides a range of services including secondary mental health care across this area. Specialist provision comprises inpatient child and adolescent mental health services, perinatal mental health and forensic services including low and medium secure care.The Trust also provides a range of physical health and well-being services in the community alongside a range of partners in the Lancashire, Cumbria and Sefton area.Lancashire & South Cumbria Foundation Trust encourages flexible working, we believe that a positive work/life balance benefits NHS employees through improved health and wellbeing. We would consider working patterns such as term time, part time, compressed hours, flexi-time and career breaks. We encourage applicants to state clearly on their application forms this request and discuss these options at interview.For more information please visit our website via Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS FT

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please see attached the job description and person specification for more information about this role.

Person Specification



  • Specialist knowledge acquired through relevant training and/or experience to Masters' level equivalent.
  • Evidence of relevant continued professional development



  • Understanding of climate change, sustainability and environmental, energy and travel management
  • Good knowledge of Computer skills, and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of reducing energy usage and reducing carbon emissions.



  • Experience in service management, commissioning or contracting within an NHS setting
  • Experience of preparing business plans, grant applications, strategies or other similar documents.
  • Experience in managing a large and complex caseload, prioritising and reprioritising to meet deadlines.



  • Good organisational skills, and the ability to identify priorities
  • Excellent networking and relationship building skills
  • Good influencing skills up to Executive level

Employer details

Employer name

Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust


Guild Park



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