Cyrenians are currently recruiting a Community Gardener at the Walled Garden in Dollar Park, Falkirk, FK1 5SQ.
The post is 18.25 hours per week (over a 4 week pattern), with a salary of £20,291 – £22,689 pro rata, plus pension, and is initially funded until Wednesday 31st October 2018.
The Walled Garden is around a half acre of ground within Dollar Park; the aim of the garden is to manage a programme of maintenance and development for those on community payback orders to participate in, and to bring back into use a beautiful space that is open to public.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the support and management of people on community payback orders and the engagement of volunteers to ensure that they meet these aims.
Applicants should be able to display a “can do” attitude and a genuine interest in gardens and working outdoors. Knowledge of the criminal justice system is desirable, and excellent interpersonal skills will enable the successful candidate to motivate and inspire participants to get the most out of the opportunities that the garden presents.
Applications should be by application form only; CVs will not be accepted.
The deadline for applications is 12pm on Tuesday 31st October. Interviews will be held in Falkirk on Wednesday 8th November.
To request an application pack, or for further information, contact Cyrenians by phone: 0131 475 2354, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Alternatively, view the job description, or visit the Cyrenians website.