Jobs and Volunteering Opportunities

We do not currently have any employment vacancies. Please see below for information about volunteering with us and for opportunities within our member organisations.

Volunteering with The Tree Council

We are always interested in hearing from prospective volunteers who might be interested in office-based volunteering to support our day-to-day operations and special projects. If you would be interested in volunteering with us in this context, please email volunteers@treecouncil.org.uk with some information about the type of opportunity you are seeking and any particular skills you would like to share.



Organisation: Trees for Cities
Role: Grants Fundraiser
An exciting opportunity for a Grants Fundraiser has become available with Trees for Cities. The role works within the charity’s development team, developing applications to trusts and foundations to secure grant income for projects. Within this role you will be responsible for raising grants to support tree and woodland planting in London, Edible Playground projects in cities across the UK, and towards core charity funding.
Reporting to the Development Director, you will be delivering an outstanding level of grant fundraising and stewardship to our grant funding partners including trusts, foundations, and lottery. You will be responsible for developing strong grant applications with budgets, outputs and outcomes, for providing detailed monitoring and evaluation reports and grant claims, and for coordinating major grant funds from City Bridge and the People’s Postcode Lottery.
This is a diverse role and duties will also include research, administration, attending meetings, fundraising support for colleagues, and a range of other operational and administrative tasks.
Salary: £22,000 - £24,000 per annum (depending on experience).
How to apply: To apply for the position of Grants Fundraiser with Trees for Cities, please download and complete the application form (available on the organisation's website) and submit by email to jobs@treesforcities.org with the subject heading ‘Grants Fundraiser’.
Deadline: 9am Tuesday 7 April 2015.
More information: Please visit Trees for Cities' website for a full job description. 

Organisation: BTCV Kent
Role:
Volunteers
Location:
The Thanet Countryside Trust are looking for additional volunteers to help out at their lovely Monkton Nature Reserve. Both ‘indoor' and ‘outdoor' help is being sought; indoor duties include greeting visitors to the reserve, sorting through book donations or cataloguing items to raise funds via the e-bay website.
Salary:
Voluntary
Date:
Outdoor volunteers are always welcome to help with the Saturday work parties which are held on the second Saturday of each month.
Contact:
Please go to http://www.mnr.manston.net/ for information. To volunteer or for further information please contact John McPherson, Trustee by e-mail jmcpnz@hotmail.com or 01843 843083.

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