4260 Local Environment Team Leader

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
20/06/2021 23:59
£27,741 - £31,346 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Environmental Services / Waste / Recycling/ Parks
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Any location within North Tyneside
Number of posts:
Closing date:
20 Jun
Further Information

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated, and experienced person to maintain tree stock and waggonways of North Tyneside.

You will be required to manage and maintain North Tyneside’s tree stock in accordance with the Tree Management Objectives, good practice, British Standards, safety standards and all legislation and deal with technical and day to day enquiries linked to the trees, woodlands and waggonways located in North Tyneside. You will be required to engage with users in the local community. You will need to be able to work independently and use your own initiative to provide benefit for all users of the park. You will work proactively with all members of the wider team including external agencies. You will oversee the Councils tree planting strategy with links to the Councils Climate emergency strategy.

You will be an integral member of the Horticulture and Parks team ensuring North Tyneside is a great place to live, work and visit.

For an informal discussion please call Nicola Grogan, Acting Parks and Horticulture Operations Manager on 0191 643 7484.

North Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

In addition, staff and volunteers are expected to familiarise themselves with all relevant policies, procedures and guidance in relation to safeguarding children and safe practice with vulnerable adults. Within North Tyneside, safeguarding is everybody’s business.