Help turn things over!


Applications are invited for a second Site Officer to work for twelve hours a week at the site on a variety of tasks including site and building maintenance, liaison with the committee, office holders and plot holders and undertaking some administrative work.

Applicants should have some familiarity with allotments or similar endeavours; an ability to relate sensitively to a diverse range of plot holders and provide advice where necessary; good DIY competence and able to undertake physical work on the site; administrative efficiency and familiarity with the use of IT; the willingness to think strategically about how the site and the Association can be developed over time; good communication skills.

The position involves flexible hours normally spread over 2-3 weekdays and alternate weekends. The pay is at the London Living Wage, currently £9.75 an hour.

Please apply by letter to the Acting Chair, Rosendale Allotments Association, 
227 Rosendale Road, London SE21 8LR, addressing some or all of the job specification and person criteria. Closing date: 11 September, 5pm. The position is available from the end of September and interviews for short-listed applicants will take place soon after the closing date.

Please click here to download a full Site Officer job specification.