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Allotment Development Worker

P18/29

If you have a passion for nature, outdoor working, want to make a difference to others with a hands on approach and practical skills to maintain a large allotment site we would like to hear from you.

*ALLOTMENT DEVELOPMENT WORKER

THE GOODLIFE PROJECT

Fixed Term Contract to 31/10/2021 – P18/29

37 Hours Per Week - £16,380 Per Annum

 

Is working outside in the fresh air ‘your thing’?  Pendle Leisure Trust is looking for a Development Worker to help support beneficiaries who are referred to the Goodlife project. 

 

This therapeutic horticultural project aims to help integrate isolated and inactive individuals with mild to moderate mental health issues into their local community utilising a combination of social interaction and physical activity.  The project has recently received further funding from the Big Lottery Fund, which will see it continue and grow for another three years.

 

If you have a passion for nature, outdoor working, want to make a difference to others with a hands on approach and practical skills to maintain a large allotment site we would like to hear from you.  Part of the role will also be to deputise for the Senior Development Worker.

 

The ability to relate to people with diverse backgrounds will be required.  You will also be able to show initiative and be able to work unsupervised.  Evening and weekend working may be required.

 

We offer a fabulous package of benefits which include a much sought after Average Salary Pension Scheme, exceptional training and ongoing development, 21 days + B/H Holiday Pay, FREE Gym Membership to all Pendle Leisure Trust facilities and above all working in a forward thinking organisation with a culture of development, value and respect. 

 

To apply, please visit www.pendleleisuretrust.co.uk/about/jobs where you can download an application pack and send completed applications to nicola.robinson@pendleleisuretrust.co.uk or to Pendle Leisure Trust, No 1 Market Street, Nelson, BB9 7LJ. 

 

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS IS MONDAY 21 JANUARY 2019

INTERVIEWS WEEK COMMENCING MONDAY 28 JANUARY 2018

No agencies please.

*This post is exempt under the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and will be subject to a police and/or other record check, known as a Disclosure.

Pendle Leisure Limited – an exempt charity with charity number EW94274 and a registered society under the Co-operative and

Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 with registration number 29131R.

 

Salary:
£16,380 Per Annum
Position:
Fixed term
Closing Date:
21st January 2019

Pendle Leisure Trust

Nelson

Contact

Nicola Robinson
PENDLE LEISURE TRUST, NO 1 MARKET STREET
NO 1 MARKET STREET
Nelson
Lancashire
BB9 7LJ
T: 01282661224
E: nicola.robinson@pendleleisuretrust.co.uk
W: http://www.pendleleisuretrust.co.uk

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