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Events Assistants (North London) - 5 posts

We are looking for five Events Assistants to work in North London

Salary: £10.55 per hour

Contract: Casual Contract

Hours: ​Part-time

Location: Across the London Boroughs of Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Hackney, Haringey, Islington and Waltham Forest

Keep Britain Tidy is working with North London Waste Authority to deliver a series of food waste prevention events throughout summer 2019. The events will be delivered at outdoor locations across the London Boroughs of Barnet, Camden, Enfield, Hackney, Haringey, Islington and Waltham Forest from the middle of July until early September 2019. These events are designed to highlight, tackle and reduce the level of food an average household wastes or disposes of incorrectly in a year through public engagement on the issue.

Each Waste Less, Lunch Free event will be attended by five Events Assistants, supervised by a Keep Britain Tidy Project Manager. Full training will be provided on Friday 12 July 2019.

There will be 7 events in total, taking place on a selection of dates as follows:

• 17 July (Barnet)

• 20 July (Haringey)

• 26 July (Hackney)

• 1 August (Camden)

• 10 August (Islington)

• 22 or 29 August (Waltham Forest)

• 7 September (Enfield)

Please note these dates may be subject to change.

These positions will provide sought-after experience for those looking for a career in the environmental sector, especially the waste and recycling industry, and are paid at the London Living Wage. These positions also offer a chance to change the way people view food waste and make a real impact on waste prevention across North London. Further employment may be available at the end of this contract.

Please download the job description before submitting your CV with a covering letter and equal opportunities monitoring form to: before the closing date. In your cover letter you should highlight your relevant knowledge, skills and experience for this role. Please also indicate your availability for the dates listed above.

If you have any questions, please consult the job description before contacting: James McMahon, Project Manager, Keep Britain Tidy, 9-13 Kean Street, London, WC2B 4AY. Tel: 020 7420 4403. Email:

Deadline for applications: 9am on Monday 1 July 2019.

Interviews: Friday 5 July 2019 at Keep Britain Tidy’s London Office.

Start date: Friday 12 July 2019, commencing with a training day at Keep Britain Tidy’s London Office. You must be available for this date.

Anticipated end date: Saturday 7 September 2019.

Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. No agencies please.

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