Growing Together Project Workers – Trust Links

Growing Together Project Workers – Trust Links

£17,550 – £20,500 pro rata

We have more than one position available for this role, and offer full time or part time contracts.

Growing Together is a therapeutic community garden project with sites in Westcliff, Thundersley, Shoeburyness and Rochford and plans to expand to Basildon and Canvey Island. Growing Together provides positive activities, meaningful social interaction, training and wellbeing support. The inclusive project aims to improve mental health, wellbeing, physical health, social connections and employability. Growing Together employs a transformative approach, shifting people’s identity from ‘service user’ to becoming a ‘member’ and ‘gardener’. Growing Together hosts other Trust Links projects and services at its sites for a range of beneficiary groups.

The post holder will be responsible for providing day to day advice, direction, support and training for members of the Growing Together community garden project. They will develop, deliver and lead horticultural and other activities for vulnerable adults, school groups and youth groups. They will also ensure good maintenance and horticultural development of community gardens in line with the garden plan.

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Application form

Please download and complete the Trust Links application form, saying which role you would like to apply for, you can apply for both roles on one form.  There is no closing date as we are assessing applications as they come in, so please apply as soon as possible.

Completed applications must then be uploaded to BreatheHR  CV applications will not be accepted.

Jamie Langstone
JLangstone@savs-southend.co.uk