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Wandsworth Food Partnership Co-ordinator

Be Enriched
International House, Brixton SW97QE

Posted: 29/07/2019

Deadline: 29/08/2019

Compensation: £22,425.00 full time equivalent

Paid Part-time Flexible hours Fixed term / contract


Job description

The Wandsworth Food Partnership Co-ordinator will be responsible for the delivery and development of a Wandsworth Food action plan and food poverty plan with the aim of making Wandsworth an exemplar Sustainable Food City.

The Food Partnership approach is about getting public, private, voluntary and community organisations to work together to develop a joint vision for healthy and sustainable food systems and food in Wandsworth and to develop and deliver action plans that turns vision into reality.

The Wandsworth Food Partnership is in its infancy and the role is fairly new. You will need to have the motivation  and  flexibility  to  work in a way that enables the programme to prosper in Wandsworth ith the support of a commited team and volunteers. You will need to have a big picture approach and be able to identify opportunities for the development of the programme both locally and nationally. You will be committed to the principles of the Wandsworth Food Partnership (WFP) and be enthusiastic about  its aims and alues. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and bring a high level of professionalism to the role. You will be well organised, a self-starter and able to work independently but able to develop a close working relationship with a range of diverse partners both locally and nationally.

Current projects

We are developing a Food Charter for Wandsworth, starting consultation for a food plan and working with businesses and public health on healthy food messaging.

Qualifications

Relevant degree in food, business, sustainable development, planning AND/OR a minimum of 3 yrs equivalent work experience.

The sussessful candidate will be phased in commencing the week of the 16th of September for inductions.

Please email us for the ful job description.

Application information

Please email hello@be-enriched.org to request a full job description. Applications should also be sent to this address, including a CV and motivational letter.

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About Be Enriched

Be Enriched has been enriching community through food since 2013. By using a food as a connector we create social sanctuaries where everyone is welcome to share skills and knowledge effecting change. We run Community canteens, cooking classes, advocate for borough wide and national change and support educational programmes.