Project Manager (Conservation & Green Spaces)

Groundwork South

Uxbridge, West London
£24,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

ldyke@groundwork.org.uk 01322384848 Laura Dyke

Reference: PMCGS19

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 22nd April 2019   1 day left


ROLE: Project Manager (Conservation & Green Spaces)
SALARY: £24,000
CONTRACT TYPE: Permanent
LOCATION: Colne Valley Park Centre, Near Uxbridge.

A beautiful office setting in a park. Commutable from West London, Reading, Watford, Wycombe and surrounding areas.

At community charity, Groundwork South, we are changing places, changing lives across the South of England, one green step at a time

ROLE DESCRIPTION:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a committed and fast growing team working in and around the Colne Valley Regional Park, the first large area of countryside to the west of London.

The Project Manager (Conservation & Green Spaces) is responsible for delivering an extensive programme of green space management contracts for key partners and clients. You will utilise your experience of managing green spaces such as woodland, grassland & parks and aptitude for engaging and motivating people. You will also have the opportunity to seek out and secure new delivery contracts and grow your team.

In return we offer:

  • 25 days per annum plus English Bank Holidays
  • A contributory pension scheme
  • Scope to continuing development of your professional skills

HOW TO APPLY:

A job application pack can be downloaded from www.south.groundwork.org.uk or for an informal and in confidence discussion about the role, please contact Stewart Pomeroy, spomeroy@groundwork.org.uk or 01895 839857

Closing Date: Monday 22nd April 2019
Interview Date: Thursday 25th April 2019
Start Date: ASAP

Full UK driving licence and access to your own vehicle for which you will need to be insured for business use. Employees are able to claim back mileage rates as per our Expenses Policy.

We are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people. To demonstrate our commitment we have been awarded the Disability Confident Scheme Symbol, which is awarded by the Employment Service. We guarantee an interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the essential criteria for the post. If you consider yourself to have a disability and would like to apply under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme please complete the Guaranteed Interview Scheme form (at the top of our current vacancies page) and submit this with your application. We shall ensure fairness and equal opportunities throughout our workforce and in service delivery.

Groundwork South is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or age. A copy of our Equality and Diversity policy may also be made available to candidates on request.

CVs will not be accepted. No agencies please. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please note that we reserve the right to close applications early in the event of a large response.


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