Recycling Advisors Team Leader

Horsham District Council (trained by Resource Futures)


Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract Amy Hale

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Monday, 05 June 2017

Recycling Advisors Team Leader

Horsham District Council (trained by Resource Futures)

£10.07/hour - 24 hours a week

Recycling Advisor Team Leader needed for an exciting project working in West Sussex, helping residents make the most of their waste and recycling collection service and encouraging them to recycle more.

Working for Horsham District Council across West Sussex, you will be part of a team of four Recycling Advisors going door to door speaking to residents about the recycling scheme and helping them to understand the service, get involved and recycle more.

The main duties of the Recycling Advisors will include:

  • Informing residents in the full use of the recycling collection services
  • Helping residents understand which materials should be recycled and why
  • Addressing any problems or barriers householders are experiencing with the service
  • Providing leaflets and promotional materials
  • Ensuring all bin areas are correctly signed and stickered

Other duties may also be undertaken as required.

This is a great way to get some hands on experience in environmental research and communication, and get an insight into modern waste management.

The work is set to start in June 2017 and go on until December 2017. The work is based in West Sussex and will be 4 days per week.

The working hours will be Tuesday to Thursday 13:00 to 19:30; Saturday 10:00 to 16:30. Working hours and days may vary according to the task being carried out. Successful candidates will receive full training from Resource Futures, and be employed directly by Horsham District Council.

Application deadline: 10am on Monday 5th June 2017

To apply: Please email for a job application pack (this is an automated email) and return it completed to Please note that CVs will not be accepted due to equal opportunities.

Any questions should be directed to Genna Payne, Recycling Project Officer, Horsham District Council, 01403 739441 or

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