Judge for 'Pride of Place' Competition 2017
Carlow County Council | Published February 15, 2017 - Deadline February 25, 2017
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Carlow County Council invites tenders to judge County Carlow's annual 'Pride of Place' competition 2017. This competition which has been running for 16 years has grown and evolved to encompass many community sectors and businesses. The competition is focused on giving recognition to Tidy Towns Groups, Resident Associations, Community Groups, Schools, Youth Groups and Business in County Carlow in terms of the works that they undertake to enhance the physical environment. A primary elements of this is the work that is undertaken to encourage sustainability and bio diversity.
It is required that the successful applicant has a proven track record in undertaking similar type works and 3 references are required to be submitted with the expression of interest to tender for the service.
The judge will be expected to visit each group, town, village, housing estate, burial ground or business that have entered the competition throughout County Carlow. They are required to provided a written report, which will include feedback, for each entrant. The judge will be required to complete a marking sheet and capture photographs from each entry.
In all in 2016, there were 21 Tidy Towns/Village Improvement Groups , approximately 65 residents associations, 16 business of various sizes and 26 graveyards entered in the 'Pride of Place' awards. This culminated in an awards nights at the end of 2016.
The categories included in the 'Pride of Place' awards are Litter Management, Community public open spaces improvement scheme, built heritage, allotments/community garden projects, waste minimisation, water conservation and streetscapes. The submission must include examples of judging this range projects in a similar role. The applicant must have their own insurance, tax details and vehicle and have a qualification in horticulture, ecology or equivalent and have a background in bio-diversity/environmental awareness. Price quoted must be fully inclusive in carry out the judging.
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