Job opportunity: Environmental Volunteering Project Worker

The Hornbeam Centre is seeking to appoint a part time Environmental Volunteering Project Worker who will be responsible for the strategic development, and day to day management, of the Hornbeam Volunteer Programme.

The Hornbeam Centre is a community environmental centre with a café and meeting room space. It provides a hub for local food and environmental education projects, and a space for people to find out what’s going on locally and how to get involved.

The Hornbeam Volunteer Programme entails matching volunteer need (via individuals or community groups & social care agencies who want to refer people) with organisations offering environmental volunteering opportunities, and ensuring that volunteers placed are offered appropriate support and development opportunities. For more information about the project:

The Environmental Volunteering Project Worker is a flexitime position for 15 hours per week, and has a salary of £11.50 per hour. The job description for this role can be found here.

Please send a letter of application outlining how your experience meets the requirement for this position, which can be emailed or posted to:

The closing date for applications is midday Wednesday 7th November 2012.

We will invite suitable applicants to meet us on Wednesday 14th & Friday 16th November.

If you do not hear from us please assume you have not been selected.


The Hornbeam Volunteer Programme is supported by grants from Ecominds & London Borough of Waltham Forest.