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Parks Participation and Communications Officer – Enable Culture and Leisure (London Borough of Wandsworth)

This role is a full time role within the Parks Development Team working to increase understanding of what visitors do and feel about, parks, commons and playgrounds, in the borough. The post holder will  ensure that Enable remain responsive to the increasing demands of all users and be responsible for keeping them up to date, informed and engaged. Enable are looking for a team player who has strong self-motivation and the ability to work on personal initiative as well as in constructive collaboration with colleagues. You will have a passion for gathering, analysing and disseminating information. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 20 December 2017 and interviews: w/k 15 January 2018.  For full details and to apply please click here.


Parks Officers (Battersea Park) x 2 posts- Enable Culture and Leisure (London Borough of Wandsworth)

These are part time posts (24 hours per week) within the Parks Development Team working alongside colleagues who specialise in horticulture and infrastructure, participation & communications, engagement and fundraising and playground development. Your role will be to assist them to deliver capital improvements across greenspaces and playgrounds.  You will work to ensure that Enable understand the specific demands of all users at agreed locations and provide a sympathetic and functional response to these needs.  The applicant should be a team player, with strong self-motivation and the ability to work on personal initiative as well as in constructive collaboration with colleagues. You will have experience in communication and consultations, particularly with families and children, and / or managing capital delivery projects using local authority procurement processes.  The closing date is 7th January 2018, with intereivews being held w/b 29th January 2018.  For further details and to apply please click here.


 Parks Development Manager – Vision Redbridge – Culture and Leisure

This is a six month temporary contract, salary range £37,863 – £39,390 a year. This is a unique opportunity for a strategic, innovative and proven leader to shape the future development and delivery of parks within Redbridge. The applicant must be degree qualified or of equivalent competence and should be an innovative, adaptable and confident leader, with a proven track record in the management of parks, grounds maintenance, allotments and open spaces. This is a high profile role, which requires an individual with a good understanding of parks and open spaces practices and the skills to drive change through innovation and partnership working. The role requires excellent interpersonal skills, a positive, can do attitude and the skills, commitment and enthusiasm to make things happen.  Closing date for applications is 3rd January 2018, for more details and to apply please click here.