Cultivate London Looking for Trainee Engagement Officer/Horticultural Trainer
Responsible for managing youth trainees
Cultivate London is an innovative urban farm and social enterprise based across multiple derelict sites in West London. We train unemployed young people in horticulture, and produce a range of edible and ornamental plants for sale.
We have three main objectives:
1. To generate training opportunities and jobs for unemployed young people aged 16-24 in practical horticulture
2. To convert derelict and vacant land across London into productive food growing space
3. To increase the amount of local and organically grown produce consumed by Londoners
At this exciting stage in our development we are looking to expand our small team to include a part-time trainee engagement officer – someone who will be responsible for managing our youth trainees on a day-to-day basis, while supporting our Head Grower on site.
Closes: 31st July, 2013
Hours: Part time – three days per week, 21 hours
Contract Type: Short-term contract until December 31st 2013
Salary: £18,000 – £21,000 pro rata, dependent on experience and qualifications
The Trainee Engagement Officer will be responsible for the management of the day-to-day activities of a group of up to ten 16 – 24 year olds. Activities will include, but are not limited to:
The Trainee Engagement Officer will also assist the General Manager in activities related to trainee recruitment and employment:
To be suitable for this position you must have the following credentials/assets:
Please send a CV and covering letter to Cultivate London’s General Manager, Adrienne Attorp, at firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 12:00pm on Wednesday, 31st July, 2013. Interviews will be held at Cultivate London’s office in Brentford (West London) on the 1st and 2nd of August.
Cultivate London Limited
Cultivate London Limited is:
July 24, 2013