Engagement Officer - Food Growing Schools, London - 12 month contract

Home based (London)
£25,000 pro rata
Part time 21 hrs a week

For the last three years we have been leading Food Growing Schools: London (FGSL), an ambitious project to get every school in London growing food. We have now received additional funding to build on the success and learning from the project; taking the most successful elements and focussing our resources to where they can be most effective.

FGSL inspires and engages schools and teacher networks, and then signposts to existing activities, support and partners in London via our website: www.foodgrowingschools.org Our deliverable activities include; campaigning and events, developing networks, and linking to and promoting existing projects and activity. This is done through themed activities including Grow your own Picnic and Grow your own Business.

We are now looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and self-motivated individual to contribute to the delivery of the overall marketing and communication plan for the project.

If you are interested in this exciting position please review the role description and return a completed application form and equal opportunities form to hr@gardenorganic.org.uk. Alternatively, for an informal chat to discuss the role prior to completing an application please contact Debi Maltby on 02476 308237, dmaltby@gardenorganic.org.uk. or Andrea Jackson on 02476 308208, ajackson@gardenorganic.org.uk

Application Closing Date: 
Thursday, 30 March 2017
Interview Date: 
Monday, 10 April 2017