SHRUB - Swap & Re-use Hub
SHRUB - Swap & Re-use Hub

Charity registered in Scotland SC048825

We’re a cooperative in Edinburgh working for a world without waste! We empower our community to live a low carbon life. Become a member and learn to fix a bike, swap your preloved things, enjoy some rescued food and be inspired by new ideas.

Current vacancies

Community Hub Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £24,126
  • Zero Waste Hub (22 Bread Street) Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th August 2022

The purpose of the role is to lead the continuing development of the Zero Waste Hub as a community hub to empower our community to live a low carbon life and to make a circular economy accessible for all.

To provide both community development and venue management and ensure the smooth and safe running of the community hub and provide a welcoming environment for all its users.

To work closely with the Events Coordinator, Retail Coordinator and volunteers to create and manage community-led activities and a sustainable programme that empowers community inclusion and involvement in tackling the climate crisis at the community level. SHRUB is a non-hierarchical member-led Cooperative with a large and enthusiastic community of volunteers who are essential to the delivery of our aims. As a part of the SHRUB team, your day to day work will also involve the necessary strategic planning, decision-making, problem-solving and volunteer management which enables SHRUB as a whole to thrive.

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Events and Volunteer Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £24,126 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th August 2022

The Events Coordinator oversees the Zero Waste Community Hub’s events and workshops activity, with the aim of empowering our community to live a low carbon life and to make a circular economy accessible for all. Plan community engagement sessions and support the community to take ownership in organising and leading the delivery of a community-led series of events.

To oversee volunteer management of the Zero Waste Community Hub. Ensure SHRUB’s Safeguarding Policy is kept updated and is implemented. Coordinate the Welfare Working Group to offer ongoing support to volunteers and members. SHRUB is a non-hierarchical member-led Cooperative with a large and enthusiastic community of volunteers who are essential to the delivery of our aims. As a part of the SHRUB team, your day to day work will also involve the necessary strategic planning, decision-making, problem-solving and volunteer management which enables SHRUB as a whole to thrive.

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