A Place To Grow Site Co-ordinator

A Place To Grow Site Co-ordinator

£9.37 per hour

Casual

Health and Leisure Services Team are looking to recruit additional casual staff to support A Place To Grow community garden project, located in Enderby.

You will be responsible for the operational development of the project, coordination of supported gardening groups for people experiencing or recovering from mental health and/or learning difficulties.

A keen gardener with knowledge of green space management principles and techniques and community development / community engagement techniques.

You will be able to deliver and plan green space volunteer sessions and have regard for Health & Safety, have excellent interpersonal skills and understand of the importance of equality and diversity in delivering the service to a range of clients.

Please note: If you are a disabled applicant and you meet all of the essential criteria of the Job Description and Person Specification you will be guaranteed an interview.

Benefits of working with us include a local government pension scheme, exciting career opportunities, flexible working including a flexi-time scheme, childcare vouchers and out of town offices with free car parking and cycle bays. To find out more, click on the links below: Working for us and Employee benefits

 To find out more about the job and what it is like to work for us, please contact [Samantha Clarke], [Health and Arts Development Team Leader] on 0116 272 7544 for an informal discussion.

WHERE ARE THEY BASED?

Located at A Place To Grow, next to Enderby Leisure Centre, Leicestershire.

Click on the link to find more information and to find where we are:

http://www.blaby.gov.uk/resident/leisure-and-parks/countryside-areas/a-place-to-grow/

Health and Leisure Services Team are based at The Pavilion is a thriving leisure centre located in the heart of Huncote, Leicestershire. The Pavilion caters for all abilities and ages and provides the local and wider community with a variety of different activities for everyone to enjoy. Click on the link for further information and to find where we are: Pavilion Leisure Centre

Blaby District Council want their workforce to reflect the make up the community we serve, and we therefore welcome applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability.

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please select the ‘apply online’ button below.

Should you have any technical issues when applying, please call the Human Resources team on 0116 272 7517.

Closing date:         26/06/2017 midnight

 Interview date:       05/07/2017

 

 

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