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Training Intern

The Orchard Project
The Hugh Cubitt Centre, 48 Collier Street, London N1 9QZ

Posted: 13/01/2021

Deadline: 26/01/2021

Compensation: £10.85 per hour

Paid Internship Full-time

Job description

The Orchard Project are recruiting in London! This is a great opportunity to join the team, working to administer our training programmes to support local community orcharding. Working as part of a friendly and supportive team, you will be helping to improve the environment, build community resilience, wellbeing and food security in our brilliant network of orchards. 

This is a full-time, year-long paid internship based in London/home working, Covid-dependent. The role is part of the Rank Foundation’s Time to Shine Leadership programme.

Your role will be to support the charity with training admin tasks, helping to ensure the smooth administration of training courses. Your skills in IT and communication are just as important as your organizing and problem-solving skills.

We want our organisation to be as diverse as the communities it supports. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds regardless of race, religion, sexual orientation, sex, age or disability.

The closing date for applications is midnight, Tuesday 26th January 2021. Interviews are on Monday 1st February, with the final job offer confirmed following a meeting with the Rank Foundation, The Orchard Project and the final shortlisted candidate on Monday 8th February.

Application information

To apply, send us a full copy of your CV, plus an anonymised copy of your CV, a completed Equality and Diversity form, and a cover letter of no more than two sides of A4. See the below Job Description for more details on anonymised CVs. Send applications to:

Job Description: Download the Job Description

Equal Opportunities: Download the Equality & Diversity form

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About The Orchard Project

The Orchard Project is the only national charity dedicated solely to the creation, restoration and celebration of community orchards. We work closely with community groups in hubs around England and Scotland helping to design and create new orchards that will last for decades to come. We rebuild orcharding skills and knowledge, we run fantastic orchard celebration events and we help groups make the most of their bumper harvests.