Join a team that is changing places and changing lives.
Groundwork is the community charity with a green heart. We believe that big global issues – the economy, the environment – have a big local impact. Groundwork operates throughout the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face.
Landscape Architect / Assistant Landscape Architect, Groundwork East
Salary: Up to £31,792 (pro rata) depending on qualification and relevant experience, plus attractive benefits
Term: 1 year fixed term contract (Maternity Cover), 37 hours per week (part time will be considered, minimum 22.5 hours per week)
Location: Mill Green, Hatfield
We work in partnership with residents, local authorities, schools, other charities and local organisations to develop projects which bring about regeneration and improve the quality of life.
The Trust is looking to recruit a talented and creative Landscape Architect / Assistant Landscape Architect to support our enthusiastic team to deliver landscape schemes that provide something special to local communities across our region. Liaising directly with clients, you will prepare project briefs, design and deliver the project on site. Effective communication, planning and organising skills are key to this role. You will have the opportunity to develop your professional experience in an innovative environment and training and support will be provided.
Ideally, you will have a Postgraduate qualification in Landscape Architecture, be a Chartered Member of the Landscape Institute and have proven experience in the industry although we will consider applicants who are able to demonstrate some experience in the design and procurement of landscape schemes. We request that portfolios which evidence landscape project activity are submitted electronically at the time of application.
Closing date: Thursday 23 January 2020, midday
Interview date: Thursday 30 January 2020, Hatfield
For an informal chat about this post, please email or call Julia Watts on 01707 260129
To apply please download and complete the application pack below and email to Julia Watts
Job Description & Person Specification – Landscape Architect
Job Description & Person Specification – Assistant Landscape Architect
Equal opportunities monitoring form
Declaration of convictions (please complete even if you have nothing to declare)
>Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive you will not hear from us unless you have been shortlisted for interview.