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Trees for Streets is the new National Street Tree Sponsorship Scheme launching to the public at the start of May 2021. It is a not-for-profit charitable ‘enterprise’, providing local councils an innovative way to help fund street tree planting by letting residents and businesses sponsor new street trees.

The scheme is a collaboration between the progressive charity, Trees for Cities, and the local innovator, Start with Local. It is supported by the Mayor of London and funded by City Bridge Trust and the government's Green Recovery Challenge Fund.

We’re recruiting a number of exciting and varied roles to help build up our high-performance team to support our launch. This is a great opportunity for people wanting to work in the environmental charity space on a tech-for-good project.

We’re embracing a home-based flexible approach to working to get the very best out of our team and offer a better work/life balance. All roles are for an immediate start.

Please check out our vacancies:

Social Media Specialist (freelance - 2 days per week)

We’re looking for someone who technically understands social media, both earned and paid, AND who understands how to use content to communicate with an audience. We’re particularly keen to work with someone who understands how to make social media work at a hyperlocal level.

This is an incredibly exciting role which requires a diverse skillset from a motivated spirited individual.

UK Home-based, part-time, flexible hours, 2 days per week

Full details and how to apply:

Writer (freelance)

We need an experienced writer to produce 4 articles each month on the subject of street trees, street greening, the urban environment, community empowerment and our project.

UK Home-based, contractor/freelancer – 4 days per month but may grow over time

Apply via our partner, Trees for Cities

Our deadline to apply is 16th July, although we reserve the right to offer earlier if we find the right people for these roles.

Marketing and Communications Manager

Now filled.

Local Engagement Manager

Now filled.

Business Support Manager (4 days a week)

Now filled.

Researcher

Now filled.