Department - Health & Safety - Environmental Volunteer (Health, Safety & Environmental Team)

Support Volunteer (Health, Safety & Environmental and Clinical Database Teams)

Location: Tadworth Court, Tadworth, Surrey, KT20 5RU

Duration: Ongoing

Time commitment: Ideally 4 hours per week (flexible)

About The Children's Trust: The Children's Trust is the UK's leading charity for children with brain injury. Come and join our team of 1200 dedicated volunteers who support us in the vital work that we do, to give children with brain injury the best life possible.

Role purpose:

We are looking for an Environmental Volunteer to support the small Health & Safety Team in the promotion and communication of environmental initiatives for the organisation.

What will the role involve?

  • Meeting with teams to discuss organisational and local environmental initiatives, looking into feasibility
  • Arranging campaigns to raise awareness on environmental issues and enhance good environmental culture
  • Writing blogs and posting them on the intranet
  • Developing materials for training and awareness
  • Working as part of the Health & Safety and Environmental Team and in collaboration with members of the Environmental Group
  • Providing administrative support where needed.

What skills and experience will you need? 

  • Experience of working on your own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Adaptability and flexibility
  • Enthusiasm
  • A 'can do' attitude
  • Ability to research environmental initiatives
  • Enthusiasm and passion for promoting environmental initiatives.

What can this role offer you?

  • References for any future job
  • Volunteer Certificate and recognition of thanks
  • Local travel and lunch expenses will be paid in line with our policy
  • Develop skills in communication, team work and projects to further your future career ambitions.
  • Ongoing support

How to apply

Please click the 'fill in an application form' link at the top right of the page  and make sure you click 'sign up' to the scheduled activity.