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Delivery Worker and Veg Packer


Are you a reliable person who enjoys working in a team as well as on your own initiative?

Do you have a clean driving licence?


Growing Communities is looking for a Delivery Worker and Veg Scheme Packer who will carry out a range of tasks essential to the smooth running of our organic fruit and vegetable deliveries to our collection points throughout Hackney.  Main tasks are:

  • To deliver Growing Communities’ fruit and vegetable bags to our collection points on a rotational basis.
  • To work on Growing Communities’ Veg Scheme pack on weeks when not delivering.

Based at The Old Fire Station in Stoke Newington and across our collection points around Hackney.


Growing Communities is a social enterprise based in Hackney that’s building a fairer, more sustainable food system by supporting local small-scale organic farmers. We run a successful organic fruit and Veg Scheme in Hackney and the Farmers’ Market in Stoke Newington and we grow fruit and veg in Hackney and Dagenham. We support other groups to set up veg schemes and we help new entrants into farming and food production.


Delivery Worker and Veg Scheme Packer: London living wage of £10.20 per hour (plus discount on veg/fruit bag)

The hours are variable at approximately 52 hours per month, split across 2 days a week on a rotational shift pattern.


Please see the job pack for the full job description and person specification:

Delivery Worker and Veg Packer JD new FINAL.docx


To apply, please complete the application form and recruitment monitoring form and email them to Growing Communities.

Growing Communities Job Application Form.docx

Recruitment Monitoring Form.docx


Closing date for applications: 5pm Tuesday 31 July 2018

Interviews will be held during the week of 6 August 2018

Growing Communities, The Old Fire Station, 61 Leswin Road, London N16 7NX



If this vacancy doesn't suit you, you are always welcome to volunteer on our sites in Hackney and Dagenham.