Vacancies: 'The Low Carbon Food City'

The Low Carbon Food City project is a partnership approach to climate action through food systems change. The project builds on years of excellent work carried out by the community food sector, and is framed around key actions in the new Glasgow City Food Plan. It will enable communities to be actively involved in creating a sustainable, fair and healthy food future, ensuring participation from the ground up.

Core themes of the project are community participation, urban agriculture, food education, campaigning, and COP26.


Project Manager

The Project Manager has overall responsibility for the smooth running and management of the Low Carbon Food City project. The role will oversee the project, supporting and ensuring delivery of outcomes and outputs, reporting to funders and stakeholders, and underpinning partnership and collaborative working.

Job Description & Person Specification here. 

Deadline: 7th December, 12noon


Project Coordinator 

The Project Coordinator will support delivery of the Low Carbon Food City project by working with partners to develop innovative approaches that help deliver outcomes and outputs. Specifically, this role will take a lead on driving forward the urban agriculture ambitions, in addition to other project tasks.

Job Description & Person Specification here.

Deadline: Monday 7th December, 12noon


Project Support Officer

The Project Support Officer will provide a broad range of assistance to the project team, to enable effective delivery of activities, outcomes, and outputs. This will include keeping effective records, researching up to date best practice for sharing and dissemination, supporting community food sector mapping and supporting volunteers involved with the project.

Job Description & Person Specification here. 

Deadline: Monday 7th December, 12noon


Community Activator x5

The Community Activator posts are integral to the delivery of project activities. We are recruiting for 5 Community Activators who will be hosted by GCFN’s partner organisations. This will enable connections to local networks and existing projects. The Community Activators principal role is to galvanise and catalyse community participation, giving people the skills and support they need to act on sustainable food and climate change.

Job Description & Person Specification here. 

Deadline: Monday 7th December, 12noon




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