A workers' cooperative growing food on London's edge in the Lea Valley

Job Opportunity: Food Partnership Coordinator

The Hornbeam Centre and OrganicLea are looking for someone to coordinate the development of a Food Partnership for Waltham Forest. ThisOrganicLea – A workers’ cooperative… is a short-term 6-month role to deliver this partnership as part of the Roots Incubator Programme funded by the Greater London Authority (GLA).

The potential for a strong and innovative Food Partnership in Waltham Forest has existed for a number of years. This funding will be a catalyst, bringing existing work on the ground and council strategies within a more strategic, joined-up approach, enabling statutory and Voluntary & Community Sector, along with residents and local businesses, to address local food policy issues holistically and innovatively.

The coordinator will be responsible for bringing key stakeholders together into a formal partnership, to establish priorities and set an action plan. They will also lead on fundraising for resources to sustain the partnership.

More detailed tasks and responsibilities, and the skills and qualities we are seeking, and how to apply, are set out in the Job Description and Role Specification.

Deadline for applications: 8am on Monday 24 May 2021. Interviews planned for Thursday 27 May.

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