Programme Manager (Volunteering and Community Engagement)

Keep Britain Tidy

£28,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract 01942612677 Sara Roden

Sectors: environmental policy & campaigning, sustainability

Closing date: Wednesday, 27th June 2018   5 days left

Programme Manager (Volunteering and Community Engagement)

Salary: £28,000 per annum
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Contract: Fixed Term (due to Maternity Cover, for a period of up to 10 months)
Location: Wigan

Keep Britain Tidy is an iconic and dynamic charity, providing first-class solutions to environmental challenges. For more than 60 years, we have campaigned for cleaner, greener places. As the country’s leading anti-litter charity, we work tirelessly to combat waste and neglect so that everyone can love where they live. Using our world-class research and working with partners, we develop game-changing programmes that fly the flag for clean, accessible and attractive beaches, parks and green spaces and are proud to inspire and educate millions of children. The work of Keep Britain Tidy has never been more informed, important and urgent.

We are looking for a passionate, energetic and inspiring individual to join our Volunteering and Community Engagement team. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop, manage and coordinate the new Keep Britain Tidy #LitterHeroes Ambassador Programme. The role will engage with our dedicated supporters in taking action on litter across the country. The ambassador network is in its infancy and requires development in collaboration with our supporters to develop an Ambassador Programme that has real impact.

The successful candidate will have an interest in the environment and working with people, with experience of managing volunteer programmes. They will be an excellent communicator and have the ability to develop strong relationships with a range of stakeholders. We are looking for a self-starter with a ‘can do’ attitude focused on delivering results.

If you are interested in this position, please download a full job description before completing the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form. Applications should be sent to: 

The deadline for applications is 9:00am, Wednesday 27 June 2018.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 3 July 2018 in our Wigan office.

Please note only successful candidates will be contacted.

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