Sunnyside recruitment

As a busy charity with ambition to grow, we do from time to time have new roles or vacancies to fill. Please keep an eye on our website if you are interested in working for us. We are always on the lookout for talented, enthusiastic individuals who have a passion for people, environmental care and working with the community.

We hold the Gold Standard in Investors In People. Only 5% of companies our size achieve this and it is wonderful recognition for the strong leadership, systems and teams we have built over many years.

“Laughter, banter, friendship, acceptance, empathy, understanding and humour. A splendid cocktail of plants and people mixed with a huge sense of enjoyment. These are the memories I take from Sunnyside.”

Peter Cotton, Project Worker

Vacancies

Hemel Food Garden Site Coordinator 

Based in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Hemel Food Garden (HFG) is a busy work environment and runs a lot of different types of training and work activities. It is an exciting place to work and offers people a real chance to gain skills and build their self-esteem, confidence and the opportunity of work.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the work they do and shares the values of our organisation. We focus on what people can do and not what they cannot. We believe things can be done well and with integrity.

The post holder must be able to work in an extremely organised and efficient manner and bring these qualities to the team, trainees and the site as a whole. You will need to be able to work positively and collaboratively alongside your team to ensure the service is safe, organised and enjoyable for all.

Salary is dependent upon skills & experience and within SRT salary band £25,000-£28,000 p.a. We also offer a range of attractive staff benefits and great development opportunities.

For an application pack and to discuss any aspects of the role please contact Lynn Adams, Service Manager  Lynn@sunnysideruraltrust.org.uk or call 07432 516969

Closing date for applications – Friday 3rd January 2020

For more information and to apply for the vacancy click on the links below.

Site Coordinator HFG Job Description

Site Coordinator HFG Person Specification

Sunnyside Application form HFG

Café & Farmshop Project Worker – Saturdays

Based in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

Our Hemel Food Garden farm shop sells a range of Sunnyside Rural Trust produce and those of other local growers and manufacturers. We offer high quality produce in a friendly and professional shop and cafe.

We also offer retail training and experience to young people and adults with learning disabilities to support them to be work ready.

We sell organic fruit, vegetables and salads, high quality and unusual plants & flowers, cheese, biscuits, jams and chutneys,  handmade chocolates, organic ice-cream, crafts, gifts, and much more…. e serve fresh home made lunches, fresh coffee and tea alongside homemade cakes and other sweet treats.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the work they do and shares the values of our organisation. We focus on what people can do and not what they cannot. We believe things can be done well and with integrity.

Salary is dependent upon skills & experience and within SRT salary band £17,686-£20,604 p.a. We also offer a range of attractive staff benefits and great development opportunities.

For an application pack and to discuss any aspects of the role please contact Lynn Adams, Service Manager at Lynn@sunnysideruraltrust.org.uk or telephone 07432516969

Closing date for applications – Friday 3rd January 2020

Click on the links below for more information and to apply for the vacancy.

Cafe Saturday Job description

Sunnyside Application form HFG

 

Project Worker / Gardener

Based in Northchurch, Berkhamsted and Hemel Hempstead

We are looking for new project workers to join us. You will be offering support to groups of young people and/or adults with learning disabilities to develop their work skills.

The ideal candidate will need to be enthusiastic and motivated. You will be working within a supportive team to deliver high quality services.  Excellent communication, an open & inclusive working style and team working skills are essential. You will need a pragmatic and creative attitude with the skills to empower people. Horticultural skills are desirable, along with the ability to work outdoors in a horticultural environment. You will need to be willing and able to drive our minibuses and work vehicles.

Salary is dependent upon skills & experience and within SRT salary band £17,686-£20,604 p.a. We also offer a range of attractive staff benefits and great development opportunities. We will consider full and part time hours.

For an application pack please contact Lynn@sunnysideruraltrust.org.uk

Click on the links below for more information and to apply for the vacancy.

Project worker Job Description
Person Specification
Application Form

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