Environment Centre Manager

The Environment Centre Swansea

£28,700 pa pro rata FTE

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

environmentcentre.org.uk info@environmentcentre.org.uk 01792480200 Philip McDonnell

Sectors: sustainability, environmental education

Closing date: Friday, 18th October 2019   4 days left

Environment Centre Manager in Swansea

This is a part-time (28 hours a week) post based at the Environment Centre in Swansea and is a pivotal role with this well-established charity. The contract is offered initially for a period of eighteen months from January 2020 to June 2021, but could be extended if additional funding is secured.

For 25 years, The Environment Centre has been a well-used and valued community hub for environmental activity in the Swansea Bay region. It provides a range of services that support other organisations and empower local people to adopt more sustainable lifestyles. These include events and workshops, office and meeting space, a green shop, volunteering opportunities and community engagement projects.

The Centre’s Trustees are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced and well-organised professional to drive the Centre forward and secure its future funding, whilst providing leadership and day-to-day management support for staff, services and projects.

This post would suit someone with experience of project management, staff leadership and fundraising, within a context of community engagement and partnership working. We are seeking a hard-working individual who has great organisational and communication skills and a passion for sustainability and the environment. If you believe you have the right experience, skills and personal qualities to take on this challenging but rewarding role, we’d love to hear from you.

For the job description, personal specification, background information and job application form, please email: info@environmentcentre.org.uk.

If you would like an informal chat about the role, please contact the Acting Centre Manager on 01792 480200.

The deadline for submitting applications is 5pm, Friday 18th October 2019.

We expect interviews to take place in week starting Monday 4th November 2019.

We are looking for the new Centre Manager to be able to start in January 2020.

The Environment Centre is a registered charity number 1039378

Please mention environmentjob.co.uk when responding to this ad.