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Position title

Environmental volunteer

Purpose

We are looking for enthusiastic people with a love for being outdoors who are interested in the environment and want to keep our town looking lovely. You would be part of Macclesfield’s clean team, as part of the Britain in Bloom team for the town.

Location

Across Macclesfield.

Key responsibilities

  • To work with the Town Ranger team to identify any ‘grot spots’ in the town which need a bit of extra love and care.
  • To carry out regular litter picks.
  • To report back to the ranger team any issues or areas of concern.
  • To support the work towards Britain in Bloom by way of helping with planting and helping to keep the town clean and tidy.
  • To act as an ambassador for the town council and its environmental ambitions.

Person specification

Ideally you will have the following attributes and skills:

  • Friendly and approachable personality.
  • Happy working outdoors.
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team.

Support available

You will be supported by the Macclesfield Town Council Ranger Team with equipment, advice and any guidance you may need.

Dress code

Suitable outdoor clothing.

Benefits for you

By volunteering with us, you will have the opportunity to learn new skills and gain valuable experience in areas such as:

  • Working for a large town council as part of a friendly team.
  • Learning new skills while making a positive difference to the local environment.
  • Making a potentially significant difference to your local town.
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