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Environmental Initiatives Manager

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Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£38,229 - £41,025
Waltham Forest
Working Pattern:
Flexible Hours
36 hours per week. Including some weekends.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
23/05/2018 at 00:55 AM
Vacancy Description

Environmental Initiatives Manager – Full Time Permanent Contract

Waltham Forest is looking to recruit an Environmental Initiatives manager to provide overarching support to the Parks and Open spaces team.

The role is designed to deliver high quality community driven projects for example Snow Angels ,Big Clean and Food Growing networks in addition the role is also responsible for providing the Allotments service and managing the tree maintenance contract in the borough.

The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting existing and  developing new community and volunteer projects across the borough of Waltham forest.

We are looking for a candidate who also has a wide range of experience in parks and open spaces who has excellent communication skills to enable them to work with wide ranges of stakeholders and partnership organisations.

A proven ability to analyze data to generate complex reports will also be a primary element of the role.

The right candidate will also have to demonstrate experience in high value contract monitoring and managing operational services like Allotments

Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Application Information The councils preference is for on-line application forms. However if you have a disability and are unable to complete an on-line application, please ring 0208 496 4227 who will be able to arrange an alternative. For more information on how to complete your application form, follow this link: Applying for a job at Waltham Forest Council

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