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Jobs & Volunteering


Head of Communications (Deadline 10am, Wednesday 21st September)

We are looking for an outstanding communicator and creative strategist to join the Feedback team as Head of Communications. The role will involve taking the lead in developing and delivering media and digital communication strategies for the organisation, working closely with Feedback’s team of campaigners.

The Head of Communications will be right at the heart of one of the most innovative and exciting campaigning organisations on food waste and the environment, and this position offers a unique opportunity from which to make a real change in the efforts to reduce food waste globally.

Apply here.



Operations Coordinator (Deadline 10am, Monday 26th September)

Feedback is looking for an enthusiastic, flexible self-starter to take on the role of Operations Coordinator. The successful candidate will be ready to get involved in all aspects of the running of the organisation and will be quick to pick up new skills and systems.

This role is an exciting opportunity to gain a wide range of IT, logistics and administrative skills, making a real difference in a fast paced environmental charity environment. As part of the role, the successful candidate will also be supporting Feedback’s ‘From Farm to Fork’ project, funded by the Big Lottery Fund through the Our Bright Future programme.

Apply here.


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Campaign Volunteers

We rely on volunteer power to pull off all our celebratory and fun events. We offer a great opportunity to directly address the global food waste challenge, while having fun and meeting other like-minded people.

From food feasts to gleaning farmers’ fields, Feedback is a dynamic organisation with a host of volunteer opportunities. Please get in touch directly with the campaigns below.


Feedback is the umbrella for our three main campaigns: Feeding the 5000, the Gleaning Network UK and The Pig Idea

Keen to help out here? Please get in touch by sending an email to [email protected]


Feeding the 5000

Feeding the 5000 is our flagship campaigning event, a fabulous celebratory feast drawing attention to the amount of edible food thrown away.

Interested in volunteering at our delicious, fun-filled food fests? If so, please email [email protected] Remember to include your location and any specific skills or interests.


We rely on amazing volunteers to assist in building the movement. To help make our events happen, sign up to Volunteer at one of our US events this Fall


Gleaning Network UK

The Gleaning Network UK is revitalising the ancient practise of gleaning, collecting leftover crops from farmers’ fields after harvest. We work across the UK and are currently expanding into Europe.

Are you an individual and want to become a modern day gleaner? Fill in this form and we will let you know when there’s a gleaning day near you.

Or are you a farmer with surplus produce or a redistribution charity and want to become part of Gleaning Network UK? Or do you have an enquiry about the Gleaning Network UK? Get in touch with Martin at: [email protected]


The Pig Idea

The Pig Idea is a campaign that aims to encourage the use of food waste for feeding pigs.

Are you interested in helping to get pigs at the forefront of the next food recycling revolution? Get in touch with us here: thepigidea.org