Woodlands Community Development Trust
Woodlands Community Development Trust

Charity registered in Scotland SC008741

Woodlands Community is a Development Trust, a charitable organisation that aims to improve the Woodlands area of Glasgow and the lives of local people. We achieve this through community-led activity and partnership with both local and national organisations.

Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Climate Action Community Worker

  • Full time
  • £26,156
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 27th April 2020

Woodlands Community Climate Action is a new project that will have 4 main strands of activity: improving climate literacy, increasing participation in cycling, promoting local and seasonal vegetarian/vegan food and reducing, re-using and recycling.

We are looking for a person with a background in community development and experience of project management to lead on activities on waste, cycling and climate literacy. The successful candidate will have a proven track record in engaging the public on environmental issues, be able to manage a varied workload and have excellent marketing and administration skills. They will be able to communicate well with people from a range of different backgrounds, work flexibly within a small team and support volunteers.

Woodlands Community Climate Action will build and expand on our three main initiatives:

Woodlands Workspace, our transformation of a derelict gap site into an innovative community meeting room and outdoor events space.

Woodlands Community Cafe that tackles social isolation and food poverty through the provision of high quality, free, freshly cooked vegetarian and vegan meals.

Woodlands Community Garden which supports over 50 households a year to grow their own food and is used as an outdoor centre for environmental education

Shortlist
This vacancy has now closed

Community Food Worker

  • Part time
  • £26,156 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 27th April 2020

Woodlands Community Climate Action is a new project that will have 4 main strands of activity: improving climate literacy, increasing participation in cycling, promoting local and seasonal vegetarian/vegan food and reducing, re-using and recycling.

We are looking for a person with a background in both cookery and community development to lead on food activities. The successful candidate will be accomplished in cooking vegetarian/vegan food and have detailed knowledge of issues relating to food and climate change. They will be able to communicate well with people from a range of backgrounds and be experienced in running cookery workshops and community learning events.

Woodlands Community Climate Action will build and expand on our three main initiatives:

Woodlands Workspace, our transformation of a derelict gap site into an innovative community meeting room and outdoor events space.

Woodlands Community Cafe that tackles social isolation and food poverty through the provision of high quality, free, freshly cooked vegetarian and vegan meals.

Woodlands Community Garden which supports over 50 households a year to grow their own food and is used as an outdoor centre for environmental education

Shortlist