Location: Colne Valley Visitor Centre

Full time (37.5 hours/week) Hours per week

Contract: Permanent
Salary: Circa £25,000

We are looking for an excellent communicator with a passion for the environment who is able to engage and motivate people to participate in Groundwork’s successful Green Teams.

Summary of role: The successful candidate will be responsible for leading and training a team of trainee operatives on conservation works in green spaces around Slough and in Hillingdon.

Our Green Teams have a dual-purpose A) To improve the local environment.  B) To help disadvantaged, long-term unemployed and vulnerable members of the community to change their lives through accessing training, mentoring and skills support, and get them on the path to employment.

Tasks include identifying, planning, managing and delivering a diverse programme of green space improvements.

You will form part of a friendly and committed team based at the attractive Colne Valley Park Visitor Centre, easily accessible from London, Bucks, Berks, Herts and Surrey.

For key requirements of the role please see the personal specification attached to the Job Description on our website.

 Groundwork South

Groundwork South works with communities across the south of England to transform their lives and the places where they live. We have been at the forefront of social and environmental regeneration for over 25 years, and today we have a simple mission: to create better places, improve people’s prospects, and promote greener living and working.

We are passionate about creating a future where every neighborhood is vibrant and green, every community is strong and able to shape its own destiny, and no-one is held back by their background or circumstances. This vision drives the work that we do. Each year we deliver over 100 innovative projects, tackling the biggest issues facing our communities and creating real and lasting, positive change.

 Apply now!

Download the Job Application pack below:

Application_Form – Green Team Supervisor



How To Apply

Please send your completed application form, quoting reference ‘GTS22’ to [email protected]

For further information and to discuss the role please contact [email protected]

Closing date for applications: Thursday 14th July 2022
Interview date: Week starting 18th July 2022 – date TBC

Groundwork South is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.