Recycling Advisors / Team Leader (City of London)

Keep Britain Tidy

£9.75 - £10.75/hour

Paid • Either • Fixed Term Contract 020 7420 4441 Jen Robertson

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Friday, 24 February 2017

Recycling Advisor (City of London) – 5 posts

Recycling Advisor Team Leader (City of London) – 1 post


Recycling Advisor: £9.75 per hour

Recycling Advisor Team Leader: £10.75 per hour

Location: Primarily in the Barbican Estate within the City of London


The City of London is working with the Waste Services Team at Keep Britain Tidy to deliver a resident engagement campaign in March 2017 across the Barbican Estates within the City of London. The aims of the resident engagement campaign are to encourage residents to use the recycling services, increase the recycling rate and provide information to residents about the recycling, reuse and reduction services offered by the City of London.

We are looking for up to six Recycling Advisors, including one Team Leader, who will work 32.5 hours per week (worked over five days between Tuesday and Sunday) starting no earlier than 11am and finishing no later than 8pm.

The project will start with training on Wednesday 1 March and is expected to finish no later than Sunday 19 March (up to three weeks).

These positions will provide excellent experience for those looking for a career in the environmental sector, especially the waste and recycling industry, and are paid at or above the London Living Wage of £9.75 per hour (Recycling Advisor) or £10.75 (Team Leader).

Full training will be provided at the start of the project.

Please download a job description for the role requirements before sending your CV and covering letter to:

If you have any questions, please consult the job description before contacting:

Jen Robertson, Senior Project Manager, Keep Britain Tidy, 9-13 Kean Street, London, WC2B 4AY. Tel: 020 7420 4441. Email:

The deadline for applications is: 9am, Friday 24 February 2017

Interviews will be held on: Monday 27 February 2017

Project Start Date (with training): Wednesday 1 March 2017

Expected End Date: Sunday 19 March 2017

We recommend that you submit your application before the closing date as these vacancies may close earlier if sufficient applications are received.

Please note that as we are a charity, we only have the resources to contact successful candidates. No agencies please.

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