Job Opportunity – Queen’s Green Canopy

Queen’s Green Canopy (Ref:QGC1)

Annual Salary – £24,000 (pro rata)
18 month contract
Average 14 hours per week – based in Lewes
28 days annual holiday (pro rata) & contributory pension scheme

Action in rural Sussex is hosting this exciting post for the nationally important Queen’s Green Canopy project: a unique tree planting initiative created to mark Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022 which invites people from across the United Kingdom to “Plant a Tree for the Jubilee”

With a can-do attitude, and a hands-on approach, could you join us as a key member of the team promoting, administering, implementing and recording the Queen’s Green Canopy tree planting program?

You will have an eye for detail, good ICT skills, a flexible solution-focussed personality, and will relish fresh challenges. You will be flexible, highly efficient, and able to work on a number of tasks at the same time.

Closing Date:  3pm Monday 20th September 2021

Job Description

Person Specification

How to apply

IMPORTANT Before applying for this post please read the Job Description and Person specification carefully and make sure you have understood the below points fully before downloading and completing the application form.

  • Using the section headed “Information in Support of your Application” please explain exactly why you think you have the skills, knowledge and experience to fill this role. Please do not attach a cover letter, CV or other documents.
  • Please note that if you do not meet the criteria, or score sufficient marks, based on the information that you have provided, then we will send you a rejection email on this basis shortly after short-listing.
  • We will email those short-listed to invite them to a formal interview which will be held at our offices in Lewes.
  • We continue to maintain safe practices during the interview process.

Application Form

Please email you application form to: before 3pm Monday 20 September.

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We welcome applications from everyone and value diversity in our workforce Equal Opportunities Statement

“Supporting rural communities in Sussex to be vibrant and diverse places in which to live and work.”