Jobs & Volunteer Positions

We have the following staff vacancy

Fundraising Administration Officer

Salary Range £21 000 to 24 000 per annum pro rata

Part Time one Day 7hours per week – Fixed Term Contract for 1 year

We are looking for a keen flexible and self-motivated individual to join the team to ensure that the charity’s fundraising income systems are run smoothly and efficiently.

The fundraising department consists of a Fundraising Manager whose role is raise funds from all sources: corporates, trusts, local authorities and individuals and manage fundraising activity with our projects. The Fundraising Manager also co-ordinates the fundraising activities of the Senior Management Team, Project Officers and Trustees Currently, our finance operation is provided by Port of London Authority pro bono and there is some day to day liaison with two members of their finance team.

Days and hours of work are flexible and there are opportunities to work from home occasionally.  The person will be based in Walbrook Wharf which is just adjacent to Cannon Street tube and Rail Stations.

Closing date for completed application forms:  Thursday 23rd August 2018

Interviews are scheduled for Wednesday 29th and Thursday 30th  August 2018.

Completed application forms ( we do not accept CVs) should be sent by email to:

Or posted to: Michael Heath, Personnel Manager, Thames21, Walbrook Wharf,

78-83 Upper Thames Street, London EC4R 3TD

For the full Job Description and application form please use the links below:

Fundraising Administration Officer JD information-2018 Final

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We have the following volunteer opportunities:

Environmental Education Volunteer


Engagement Period:  During term time and holiday periods when there are bookings. Ideal minimum commitment is once per week for 3 months, open to discussion.

 Location: Welsh Harp Environmental Educational Centre, Birchen Grove, NW9 8RY

Responsible to:          Education Coordinator

What you will do:

  • Represent Thames21 positively and encourage attendees to take part in our activities.
  • Observe Thames21 educators deliver curriculum linked sessions that are designed to impart environmental knowledge in a lively and interactive manner.
  • Be willing to work outdoors for long periods of time in a variety of weather conditions.
  • Support Thames21 staff in delivery of sessions by setting up and packing up activities, interacting with pupils and preparing/managing resources.

Please use the link below for further details of this role and how to apply. Closing date open

Thames21 Environmental Education Volunteer_Role Description


Welsh Harp Centre Volunteer


Location: Welsh Harp Environmental Education Centre, Birchen Grove, NW9 8RY

Why we want you: We have an amazing local community space attended by thousands of school children each year which needs someone passionate about the environment and making this a great place for children and the community to visit. To do this we need the support of someone local to help us care for and nurture the site to keep it safe and running smoothly.

What you will do:

  • Undertake any small gardening jobs necessary to maintain the woodland pathways, teaching spaces and play area using hand tools such as secateurs. This will include trimming brambles and pulling stinging nettles. Tools and boots provided.
  • Help the Education Officer with preparing for upcoming school sessions and tidying up after sessions.
  • Help create resources for school and family sessions which includes jobs such as cutting, laminating, sorting, maybe a bit of research online (but not essential)!

 Please use the link below for further details of this role and how to apply. Closing date open

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