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EDUCATION ARCHITECT: SUSTAINBLE DESIGN

E3 LONDON, £35k-£43k

A wonderful medium sized architecture practice with a number of awards to their name and a beautiful, spacious studio overlooking the river is looking for a talented Architect with experience in Education and Social Housing projects to join their team.


At the forefront of their ethos is ensuring their designs and proposed methods of construction respond actively and positively to the climate and biodiversity emergency. Their mission is to discover inventive and purposeful methods of designing beautiful, engaging and functional buildings for learning and living through sustainable means. Measuring their carbon footprint annually, they are dedicated to ensuring they continue to decrease and minimise their carbon footprint year on year.


You will be working alongside a lovely, diverse and dedicated team that share a bigger purpose with their contributions reflected through their exceptional work across a range of education projects at all tiers, from primary and secondary to university and special needs schools. Alongside education projects, you will also be involved in various masterplanning and social housing projects providing you with a genuine opportunity to make a positive contribution to both wider society and the environment Another thing you can certainly be assured of is the satisfaction you will receive from both designing and delivering the projects that you work on over a relatively short period of time, the practice boasts an impressively fast turnaround of projects.

Required Skills and Requirements

  • Minimum 3 years post Part II experience in practice

  • Experience in designing for the Education & Social Housing Sectors

  • Excellent Revit skills

  • Good Hand-Sketching Skills

  • Excellent visual presentation and graphic skills

  • Previous experience coordinating with large stakeholder groups

  • Good understanding of sustainable best practice

  • Good timekeeping skills

  • Ability to work well as part of a larger team as well as independently

  • Previous experience preparing planning applications for similar projects

  • Previous on-site experience highly beneficial

  • Good written and oral English language skills

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • A genuine passion for impacting people’s lives through responsible and inspiring architecture

General Information & Perks

  • Working Hours: 9:30-6pm

  • Holiday: 20 days + 8 days bank holiday + Xmas Shut Down

  • Bonus: Discretionary annual profit share bonus

  • EOT: They are working towards becoming an Employee Owner Trust

  • Flexible Working Policy: two week work from home policy

To apply for this position, please send a copy of your CV and Sample Portfolio to hello@fatrecruitment.co.uk. To find out more about this opportunity or for a confidential chat to discuss any other roles, please call us directly on 0208 282 8814, we would be delighted to speak with you.

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