Recycling Advisors/Team Leaders, London Borough of Bexley

Green Rewards

London Borough of Bexley
London Living Wage (with bonuses)

Paid • Part Time • Temporary 02073265055 Rebecca Turner

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!

Recycling Advisors/Team Leaders

30 hours a week for approximately 7 weeks starting 1st August 2018

Job Description

Local Green Points are looking for a team of Recycling Advisors to work on a project in the London Borough of Bexley. This will involve door to door engagement with residents promoting the councils garden waste collection service and the London Green Points Bexley recycling incentives scheme.

You will be working for Local Green Points, who have been employed by the London Borough of Bexley to deliver this campaign. The role will involve visiting properties across Bexley with low uptake in the garden waste service and engaging with residents about this and the recycling incentives scheme.

Full paid training will be given, including detailed information about recycling services and the recycling incentive scheme. No previous knowledge of the recycling service is necessary.

In addition, there is an extra opportunity to work on a similar project in the London Borough of Waltham Forest beginning 18th July. Please express interest for this project when applying. 

Personal description

We are looking for candidates with the following attributes:

  • Ability to speak to the general public in a confident, approachable and adaptable manner
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive attitude and good team player
  • Self-motivating and able to meet set targets
  • A commitment to recycling and sustainability (desirable but not essential)
  • Good level of fitness; the role requires being on your feet all day and working in all weather.

Team Leaders will have the following additional duties: route planning, delegating work, liaising with the Head Office, encouraging the team to meet their targets and supervision

A full working week will be Wednesday – Sunday and will involve working 12.00-7pm. We are primarily looking for applicants that can work full time however part time (full working days but less than 5 days a week) will be considered for the right candidates.


Rate of pay is £10.20 per hour for Recycling Advisors and £12 per hour for Team Leaders with bonuses for surpassing set targets.

To apply

Please email Rebecca Turner at with a CV and brief covering letter explaining why you are suitable for this role and how you meet the personal description.

Interviews will be held week commencing 16th July

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