Centre for Alternative Technology

Britain's major centre for environmental inspiration and courses.


Welcome to the Job vacancies section

Below are the current vacancies we have on offer at CAT.  If you would like to apply for a position, you will need to complete an Application Form (in Word format). You can download it together with the guidance notes from the list on the right. CVs will not be accepted.


Please return your application form by email to . If you would like to discuss a vacancy,  please telephone 01654 705955 (mornings). All applications will be acknowledged by email, so if you've not heard back within a couple of days, please telephone to check that your application has been received as we sometimes have difficulties receiving emails from gmail & hotmail accounts.


For more details about volunteer placements, please go to www.cat.org.uk/volunteers. *Recruiting now for long term volunteers for 2014/2015*


For more environmental related jobs visit environmentjob.co.uk


Thank you for your interest in working at CAT, we look forward to receiving your application.





Short Courses and Venue Hire Marketing & Communications Officer is responsible for the promotion of:

-        Short courses, ranging from day courses in willow weaving to five-day residential accredited renewable energy installer courses;

-        Venue hire, helping encourage organisations and individuals to host their conferences, meetings and private functions in CAT’s award-winning eco-education and conference centre, the Wales Institute for Sustainable Education (WISE);

-        Consultancy services, including renewable energy and water systems consultancy.

This role also manages SEO and Google ads for all CAT services and campaigns, and coordinates CAT’s mailing lists and external events.