LESS is seeking a Healthy Food & Environment working group coordinator
FoodFutures is North Lancashire’s award-winning regional food partnership that is working to build a collaborative community of practitioners, policy makers and researchers working on food matters in the local area. It is made up of representatives from the local farming community, local food businesses, the public sector, Lancaster City and County Council, NGOs, community food groups and our local academic institutions, including Lancaster University (LU).
In 2019 the partnership was awarded a Bronze Award from the National Sustainable Food Cities (SFC) network (now known as Sustainable Food Places (SFP)) and has since been working towards a Silver Award.
Over the past year FoodFutures has facilitated a food strategy co-development process and has just launched ‘Our FoodFutures: a community food strategy for North Lancashire’
This ‘Healthy food and environment working group coordinator’ will work alongside the FoodFutures coordinator and partnership on a freelance basis to increase the capacity of FoodFutures healthy food and environment working group – bringing together key local stakeholders to collaboratively take forward the healthy food and environment strategic priorities as identified in ‘Growing Our Food Futures: a community food strategy for North Lancashire: https://foodfutures.org.uk/our-partnership/environment/
Download a job pack here: Healthy food and environment WG coordinator Job pack September 2021
The timetable for this recruitment is as follows:
Application closing date: Sunday 26th September 2021
Short-listing: Week 27th September 2021
Interviews: Afternoon of 4th October 2021
Starting date: As soon as possible after 4th October