Islington Borough Council

Are you passionate, dynamic and looking for the next challenge? Completing a paid Internship with Change Agents UK is a great way to gain perspective and deliver real change whilst building invaluable experience to add to your CV.

On Energy Projects Intern

Islington Council serves a lively and diverse London borough has one of the largest energy services in UK local government and operates a number of pioneering and innovative On Energy Projects.  The experience you will gain through this Internship in a high-profile and award-winning team will give you an excellent insight into the sustainable energy sector.

On Energy are Islington Council’s Energy Service who work to protect residents across London from rising costs by finding innovative solutions to cut energy bills, deliver low-carbon energy and reduce carbon emissions. Some key On Energy Projects include:

Bunhill Heat Network – a publicly-owned, decentralised energy project which offers Islington residents secure, reliable and affordable energy

Community Energy Fund – helping community groups in Islington to reduce their carbon footprint

Angelic Energy – a council run energy provider offering cheaper, greener, fairer energy across London

SHINE – free energy advice and affordable warmth interventions for Londoners at risk of fuel poverty. This year, SHINE will help over 5,000 vulnerable households to reduce utility bills, tackle energy debt and stay well and warm.

Key Tasks:

  • Assist delivery of On Energy Projects

  • Contribute to meetings, events and workshops

  • Work with data to provide analysis and insights

  • Opportunity to attend non-domestic energy audits, home energy visits and LBI’s energy centre

  • Work shadow and learn more about the broader activity of the energy team

Nitty Gritty Details:

Location: Islington

Duration: 10 Weeks

Working hours: 35 hours per week

Positions Available: 1


Closing Date: Friday 5th April 2019

Interview Date: Afternoon of Tuesday 9th April 2019

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