Recycling Advisors

Green Rewards

London Borough of Southwark
£10.20/£12.00/hour + bonuses

Paid • Full or Part Time • Temporary 02073265055 Shoira Masharipova

Sectors: sustainability, environmental policy & campaigning

Closing date: Friday, 30th November 2018  

Recycling Advisors

5 days a week for approximately 5 weeks starting 12th November 2018

Job Description

Local Green Points are looking for a team of Recycling Advisors to work on a project in London Borough of Southwark.

You will be working for Local Green Points, who have been employed by Southwark Veolia to deliver this project. The role involves visiting properties across the London Borough of Southwark, engaging with residents on the doorstep about their food waste recycling services, delivering caddies and liners.

Full paid training will be given, including detailed information about Southwark's recycling services and a tour of MRF recycling centre. No previous knowledge of the recycling service is necessary.

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.

We particularly welcome applications from candidates who are multilingual, however this is not an essential requirement.

A full working week will be Monday to Friday with optional weekend work from 12.00 to 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.

We are also looking for people with full UK driving license to drive a small van for occasional deliveries. 


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

To apply

Please email Shoira Masharipova 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 on ad hoc basis. Recruitment will stay open until the positions are filled.

Please mention when responding to this ad.