Jobs & Volunteering

We are hiring!

Regional Gleaning Coordinator – North West England

Salary  £18,500 per annum pro rata

Job Type Contract

Contract: Flexible annualised hours contract – minimum 60 days

Duration: 7 months, with possibility of 2-4 week extension

Location: working from home

Closing date: 14 April 2017

Join our amazing gleaning team!

We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised and proactive individual to join the Feedback team as our Regional Gleaning Coordinator in the North West of England (primarily Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside and Greater Manchester). This is a fantastic opportunity to help build and shape the project, giving young people the opportunity to reconnect with farmers and the countryside, to better understand the way their food is produced, and to meet and interact with other volunteers from all ages and backgrounds. The right candidate for this role will enjoy meeting and working with new people, and will be confident in supervising volunteers.

Find out more about the role here.

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Volunteering

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.

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

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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.

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]