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Roots to Work is a project of Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming.

Office Manager

Growing Communities
Stoke Newington, London

Posted: 5 Jun 2024

Deadline: 8 Jul 2024

Compensation: £17.09 an hour

Living Wage employer

Paid Part-time Flexible hours Fixed term / contract


Job description

We’re looking for an organised, practical and adaptable Office Manager to provide a strong foundation for our central processes and physical office space. This is a great role for you if you live locally and would like to work in our friendly and interesting team, leaving lots of time for whatever else you have going on in life. Exact hours can be agreed to suit you. The position is fixed term for 12 months, as part of a maternity cover arrangement, with potential for extension subject to budget. 

  • 3 or 3.5 days per week (22.5 - 30 hours per week) over 3 or 4 days as agreed between 9.30-5.30pm, to include Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 
  • £17.09 an hour (£33,322.05 a year pro-rata)  
  • 5% contributory pension available. 
  • 33 days annual leave (pro-rata) 
  • Benefits: 30% discount on Growing Communities fruit and veg bags; access to free telephone counselling sessions 

Application information

Find more details, including a full description, on the Growing Communities website, then send all the relevant documents to Katy Barker.

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About Growing Communities

Award-winning east London social enterprise working to reshape the food and farming systems that feed us, through our organic fruit and veg scheme, all-organic farmers' market, urban food growing, training and campaign work

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