Our goal is to connect good people with good food. We advertise sustainable food jobs and training opportunities to help jobseekers and employers find each other.
Edinburgh Office, 20 Potterrow, EH8 9BL
Compensation: £26,110 pro rata (£15,666 actual per annum)
Paid Part-time Fixed term / contract
Fixed-term until 31st March 2022 (maternity cover)
About our organisation
The Soil Association, formed in 1946, is the only UK charity which works across the spectrum of human health, the environment and animal welfare. That’s because we cannot tackle these issues in isolation.
We campaign for change, we support farming innovation, we serve healthy food in communities, we support and grow the organic market and we protect forests. We couldn't do any of this without our supporters, partners, donors and dedicated staff. We make a difference in the world where it’s needed the most.
About the opportunity
This is an exciting opportunity to join our friendly and close-knit Food for Life Scotland team and to deliver our external communications, extending the profile, reach, impact, and engagement of the Food for Life Scotland programme.
We work in partnership with local authorities and the food and drink industry to connect producers and caterers, putting more freshly prepared Scottish food on the table using the Food for Life Served Here award as a framework for change.
We believe good food holds the key to a healthier population, a greener environment and a thriving economy.
Food for Life Scotland is a programme of Soil Association Scotland – find out more about who we are here.
We’re looking for an enthusiastic team player with:
Interviews are expected to take place: online, 27th and 28th April 2021
Visit our website to submit your application form. Please note we look at applications on arrival and reserve the right to close this vacancy early.
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For any queries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note we do not accept CVs or Cover Letters.
We know the value of diversity in nature and want it in our organisation. We recognize that diverse backgrounds and experiences will bring a fresh perspective to our work. If you're not sure about applying, please get in touch with us for a chat.
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About Soil Association
Our organisation started in 1946 to pioneer a better world – one where we can all farm, eat and live healthily in balance with the environment. Our team of around 250 employees have been working with this vision for positive change ever since. We’re farming, growing, buying, cooking and eating. We’re campaigning, lobbying and certifying. We’re running research programmes that pave the way for change. And we’re inspiring millions of people to take their own step towards a sustainable future.