Community Food Co-ordinator

One year fixed-term

30 hours per week, based in Grimsby

£24,204 pro rata

Deadline for applications: 5pm Monday 29th June 2020

Interviews: Thursday 9th July 2020

Please note – due to current Covid-19 restrictions, interviews will be carried out using an online system e.g. Skype or Zoom. We will discuss these arrangements beforehand with shortlisted candidates to ensure interviews are accessible and take into account any additional needs. 

Ensuring that people and families can access food and household provisions to enable them to live well is a priority in North East Lincolnshire, and this has become even more important over the past few months.  

If you are committed to supporting people to tackle food poverty, and have the skills to work with a wide range of partner organisations to build food resilience in North East Lincolnshire, we would like to hear from you.  

The successful post holder will be supported to understand and map the supply and demand for food in the borough, minimise waste and work to identify steps which enable people to increase their self-sufficiency. You should have strong people skills and preferably experience of working in communities or supporting people to create sustainable solutions in challenging circumstances.     

This post will be hosted and managed by Forum, a local charity that provides support to voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations in North East Lincolnshire through its Sector Support NEL service. 

Once completed, application forms and equal opportunities monitoring forms should be returned to Amy Hallett by the deadline amy@nbforum.org.uk

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact: 

Pippa Robson, Deputy Chief Officer, 07791 040433, pippa@nbforum.org.uk 

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