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Urban Green Newcastle is part of an innovative, pioneering movement to secure the future of parks, allotments and green spaces in Newcastle upon Tyne. You can find out more about us here.

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Active Outdoors Officer
Full Time (37 hours per week), £22,000 – 25,000 per annum

Are you passionate about getting people outdoors and active? Love seeing people increase their physical and mental wellbeing by enjoying the fresh air? Then we would love to hear from you!


Urban Green Newcastle is seeking an Active Outdoors Officer, to encourage more people to improve their health by using our parks and allotments. Think fun. Think different. Think how many ways we could use our wonderful green spaces for wellbeing and enjoyment!


This is an initial 2 year contract which will be subject to review.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29 November 2021
Interviews: TBC - provisionally 9, 15 or 16 December

Active Outdoors Officer Job Description and Personal Statement

 

Local Food and Allotments Officer
Full Time (37 hours per week), £24,000-28,000 permanent 

If you know your onions, then lettuce know!

Urban Green Newcastle is looking for a Local Food and Allotments Officer – someone who loves sharing the benefits of healthy eating, is enthusiastic about promoting local food production, is great at dealing with people, and loves seeing allotments and green space used effectively for widening involvement and enjoyment of the outdoors.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29 November 2021
Interviews: TBC - provisionally 9, 15 or 16 December

Local Food and Allotments Officer Job Description and Personal Statement

 

Customer Service Assistant
Full Time (37 hours per week), £18,500-22,000 per annum

Every day will be different in this role. We’re looking for a friendly, cheerful and confident individual to be the first point of contact for all customers of our ground-breaking environmental charity. You’ll provide an excellent standard of service as you manage a wide range of requests about our parks and allotments. You will oversee different media channels, support colleagues across the charity, and keep up to date with all our events and activities. This will allow you to provide accurate and timely information and solve problems in a positive and diplomatic manner.

The role is full-time.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29 November 2021
Interviews: week commencing 13 December

Customer Service Assistant Job Description and Personal Statement

 

Commercial Assistant
Full Time (37 hours per week), £20,000-£22,000 per annum

Are you enthusiastic, pro-active and looking to work in a fast-paced environmental social enterprise? This is a unique opportunity to take part in developing a diverse range of commercial, hospitality, and property business initiatives that help breathe life into Newcastle’s parks and allotments.

Working in our enterprise team you’ll coordinate new business initiatives with colleagues, from managing relationships with our existing tenants and vendors to carrying out market research for upcoming ventures, as well as leading on some small projects within the portfolio.

The role is full-time.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29 November 2021
Interviews: week commencing 6 December

Commercial Assistant Job Description and Personal Specification

 

Fundraising Manager
Full Time (37 hours per week), £30-35,000 per annum

We are looking for an experienced Fundraising Manager to join our Enterprise Team.

You will be responsible for implementing a fundraising strategy for Urban Green Newcastle. This will include writing and coordinating funding proposals to grant making bodies, developing other income streams such as commemorative giving, and increasing visitor donations.

This is a role for a highly skilled and motivated person who is passionate about the work of Urban Green Newcastle. As the charity’s main fundraiser, you will implement the full fundraising mix, maximising income and developing new and innovative fundraising streams. The successful candidate must have demonstrable experience in raising significant income targets ideally within third sector funding.

The role is full-time.

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29 November 2021
Interviews: week commencing 6 December

Fundraising Manager Job Description and Personal Specification

 

Pizza Chef - Part Time (Job Ref: PCPT)
Part Time (18.5 hours per week), 2 Year Fixed Term

National Minimum/Living Wage with added benefits including generous holiday package and share of gratuities.

We have recently launched Urban Green Café, our flagship café venue in Exhibition Park. We’re seeking to appoint an experienced part-time Pizza Chef. You will be responsible for the preparation of fresh food daily and will support the management of the café.

You will have experience managing a kitchen in a hospitality/catering venue/setting, a qualification in Catering, Hospitality, Culinary Arts or Professional Cookery and experience using and maintaining a wood-fired pizza oven.

Interviews: TBC

Pizza Chef Job Description and Person Specification

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How to Apply

All applicants will need to complete an Application Form and Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form:

About Urban Green Newcastle

Application Form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Send your completed application forms by email to:
Recruitment@urbangreennewcastle.org

Please feel free to contact us with any enquiries.

NOTE - WE DO NOT ACCEPT CVs.

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