We’re looking for a highly
motivated individual who wants to play a key role in one of London’s most unique
green spaces. As Cemetery Park Officer, you’ll play a lead role in the
coordination and day-to-day planning of our successful and popular corporate
volunteer programme. You will also take part in the delivery of educational
activity sessions to school groups, walks for the general public (adults and
children) as well as the being part of the dedicated team that care daily for
the Cemetery Park.
We’re looking for a passionate, dynamic and organised individual
with excellent communication skills, great interpersonal skills and a good
understanding of local ecology.
The role is varied and will include delivering a wide range of
green space improvement projects, working with volunteers, dealing with burial
enquiries and community engagement.
The role will also take an active lead in organising, leading
and implementing volunteer events within Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park and assist
colleagues where needed.
We understand that the role of Cemetery Park Officer could be
demanding, with a very varied workload, but we’re looking for an individual who
likes a challenge and is looking to be part of a motivated team that works
closely together to fulfil the vision of the charity as well as work
independently. You should be confident in engaging with people and have some
experience of working outdoors and delivering activities with the general
This is a full-time post of 37.5 hours per week
Closing Date: Monday 8th April
Interview Date: Two stage interview process:
1st stage - Either 25th or 26th April 2019
2nd stage - 3rd May 2019
Location: Tower Hamlets
Cemetery Park, London
for this vacancy please send your current CV along with a cover letter
informing us of your suitability for the post. To view the full job description and role profile please
listing is carried out objectively by assessing the information you provide
against the requirements of the job as set out in the vacancy details on our website.
If you are short listed, you will be contacted and invited to attend an
also tell you if we need you to do anything else such as a skills test, or
accept on-line applications. However, if you require assistance to participate
in the recruitment process, for example due to disability, please contact us at
on 0208 983 1277 for assistance.
criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working at the Friends of
Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park. In reaching a decision we will take account of the
nature of your work, the circumstances and background of the offence(s) and the