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David Mann (Chair), Brian Dexter (Treasurer), Nigel Brook, Michala Dobiasova, Dave Evans, Nikki Feltham, Neil Jepson, Matthew Porter and Pauline Varughese.



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Apply for paid roles at BDCA:

BDCA is a great place to work. We are an Equal Opportunities employer and are very committed to staff wellbeing and development. We only have 1 paid job vacancy open for application at the moment but if you would like to register your interest in being informed by email about other future roles, click here.

Garden Project Coordinator (job share), 10 hours per week, initial fixed-term contract until September 2020

We are seeking an enthusiastic, dynamic, and skilled individual to co-deliver the next phase of our Garden Project, who will pass on their passion for and knowledge of food growing to children, vulnerable young people, and the wider community.  As one of our Garden Project Coordinators, you will be jointly responsible for delivering gardening and environment workshops to children and families, young people’s placements and training, and interfaith community events, as well as all aspects of managing and maintaining the community garden. 


You will work with closely with your job-share partner, garden volunteers, other BDCA projects, schools, and community groups, to plan and implement a programme of garden-based activities and learning opportunities to increase children’s and young people’s knowledge about food, the environment and healthy living, and wellbeing as they engage with nature and learn new skills.

The ideal candidate will be well organised, with previous experience in food growing, delivering sessions to children and young people, and working with volunteers.  You will be welcoming and self-motivated with sound horticultural knowledge, excellent interpersonal skills, creative flair and a sharp eye for detail, and enjoy the challenge of working in a busy community environment.

A full job description is available here.

The successful candidate will need to be able to provide references, undertake a criminal record (DBS) check and provide proof of relevant qualifications.

Applicants should send their CV and covering letter explaining why you feel you would be suitable for the post to Closing date for applications: 30th November 2019.

Volunteer your time to transform our community:

BDCA could not function without our amazing team of committed, talented, compassionate volunteers. We are always looking for new people to come on board and help us run our wide range of community activities and services.


To join our team of volunteers or for more information please check our Volunteer page or contact Sulthana on 

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Bonny Downs Community Association is a registered charity number 1071625.


Registered office: The Well Community Centre, 49 Vicarage Lane, East Ham, London E6 6DQ

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