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Community Champion (Barking)

Posted on 27 April 2018

Location: Offsite in the London Borough Barking & Dagenham                               

Contract: Part-time Contract (21 May to 31 August 2018)

Salary: £12.50 per hour

Approx. 15 hours per week


Groundwork London have partnered with Essex & Suffolk Water to deliver the ‘Every Drop Counts’ project in Barking area in London borough of Barking & Dagenham. Every Drop Counts is a water saving campaign which aims to help customers save water, energy and money. The Community champion’s role is to engage residents of Barking in the campaign and to promote and sign up the home water audits that are on offer by Essex & Suffolk water.

The Community champion undertakes engagement with local communities and utilises their knowledge of environmental sustainability specifally in water use, and support the project through their ability to work in close partnership with a wide range of stakeholders including, local communities, voluntary organisations, local authorities, housing associations and the general public.

An excellent team player, you will have sound experience in sustainability and engagement as well as sound Microsoft Corporate applications (MS Office) knowledge and skills.


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Download the full job description here

Please send your CV and a cover letter outlining how you meet the job specification, along with a recruitment monitoring form, to, quoting reference 513/CC.

For further information and to discuss the role please contact Soscha Wood at Groundwork London on 0207 960 4290 or


Closing date for applications:         9am on Friday 11 May       

 Interview date:                              Tuesday 15 or Wednesday 16 May 



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