Master Composter Project Coordinator (Initial 6 mnth fixed term post)

Home based (Cambridgeshire)
£19,500 pro rata
14 hrs a wk (flexible)
Holiday Entitlement: 
25 days pro rata

Our Sustainable Communities Team are looking for a proactive Master Composter Project Coordinator to deliver their Master Composter Volunteer activity in Cambridgeshire with a specific focus on the Cherry Hinton Road and March area of Cambridge.

Overall Purpose
The primary role of the Project Coordinator is to co-ordinate Master Composter Volunteer activity, provide support for the Sustainable Communities Manager and contribute to the successful delivery of the Cambridgeshire Master Composter Volunteer Programme.

Specific Duties of the role

  • To recruit and coordinate the training programme for Master Composter Volunteers
  • To plan and coordinate all project activities in line with the objectives and milestones defined for the project
  • To provide point of contact support for Master Composter volunteers
  • To maintain contact with complimentary schemes and local community groups
  • To help identify and engage with complimentary schemes/community groups/settings/events that may benefit from the support of a volunteer
  • Arrange training / workshop events for the volunteers; including arranging venue hire, catering, administration and promotion
  • Gather data / information / photographs / feedback / case studies from volunteers and beneficiaries to inform progress up-dates and reports produced by the Sustainable Communities Manager
  • Manage the project social media accounts and website content
  • Occasional travel for meetings at Garden Organic’s head office in Coventry as required
  • To represent the organisation at appropriate events
Application Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Interview Date: 
Wednesday, 21 March 2018