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Logo: Trees for Cities Corporate Volunteering Coordinator

 

Contract: Full time

 

Location: London, UK

 

Salary: £24,000

 

The Role

 

The Corporate Volunteer Coordinator (Projects team) will deliver our corporate volunteering programme, engaging corporate employees and enhancing green spaces to a high standard. We aim to see the programme continuously grow and companies and their employees return to Trees for Cities because of the positive experience they had volunteering.

 

Our Charity

 

Trees for Cities is the only charity working on a global scale focussed entirely on planting urban trees and providing volunteering opportunities to bring local people together.  Originally established in 1993 as Trees for London, demand for our services has grown and we now plant trees in 25 cities across the UK and overseas.  

 

Since our inception we have engaged over 65,000 people to plant 500,000 trees focussing on health, food security, and environmental protection and providing opportunities for education and learning through our Edible Playground and Urban Forest programmes.

 

Our vision to plant trees in cities is global.  However, we know the importance of a local focus – we empower and work with local people to strengthen their community.  We are a game-changing, ambitious organisation that sets the standard for urban tree planting worldwide.

 

Benefits

 

Trees for Cities recognise the value of its employees and has a very generous holiday allowance, pension contributions and health plan. The role would be based in Denmark Hill, South London and the office is sited in a park - a healthy, convenient and beautiful place to work. We offer a great training package to support personal development and you will have the opportunity to work as part of a supportive, highly motivated and driven team!

 

What we’re looking for

 

  • Someone with good knowledge in a practical environmental discipline and who is able to clearly and confidently pass this knowledge on
  • Excellent team player with a flexible approach and a willingness to get stuck in to complete the task in hand
  • A highly organised individual who is able to work unsupervised, managing time effectively to meet targets Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively with people of all ages and background

 

How to apply

 

Click here to view full job description on our website. Download and complete the application form and submit by email to jobs@treesforcities.org with the subject heading ‘Corporate Volunteering Coordinator.

 

Closing date to apply is 9am 18th July 2018.

 

Interviews will be held on week commencing 23rd July 2018.

 

Trees for Cities is an equal opportunities employer. 

 

 

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