Job Alert: Horticultural Development Worker at Debdale Eco Centre in Gorton, #Manchester


Horticultural Development Worker
Organisation: Debdale Eco Centre
Salary: £16,000
Location: Gorton, East Manchester
Hours: Full Time
Position type: Paid
Contract: Fixed Term Contract
Contact name: Helen Dodd
Contact telephone: 0161 220 9199
Contact email:

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Debdale Eco Centre (DEC) and Hulme Community Garden Centre’s (HCGC) Big Lottery Funded Local Food Project for wider organisational development. The role will see the successful applicant developing identified physical capital food growing projects which will contribute to longer term sustainability. You will need to be a self starter, able to take the initiative and with a passion for local food.

Some of the job responsibilities:

Develop identified capital projects – from build to harvest
Proactive recruitment of project volunteers and project partners
Develop sustainable growing projects working with vulnerable adults and volunteers
Identifying new opportunities and problem solving

The applicant will be responsible to the DEC Manager.

For a job description and application form please visit the Latest News page of our website – or ring Helen Dodd on 0161 220 9199

Please send completed applications to the email or postal address on the application form.

Deadline: 4pm on 5th November 2012

Interviews to be held Wednesday 14th/Thursday 15th May. We will contact applicants that we wish to interview by 5pm Thursday 8th November

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