Work for the Green Party
We post all our current job opportunities available with the Green Party on this page.
If you are interested in an available role, please click on the applicable link to download a copy of the Job Description & Person Specification which will include further information on the role and details on how to apply. Please do not send CVs or cover letters as an alternative or as part of your application as these will not be considered.
The Green Party prides itself on being an Equal Opportunity employer and particularly welcomes applications from those who identify under one of the protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010, which are:
- gender reassignment
- religion or belief
- sexual orientation
- marriage and civil partnership
- 30 days + Bank Holidays, pro rata for part time employees
- Home working allowance to support your home office (£26 per month)
- Highly flexible working patterns around Core Hours of 10am to 4pm
- Openness to changing hours job-sharing, with manager support
- Generous and encouraged Maternity and Paternity leave
- Up to 10% working time allowance for learning and development activities
- Access to counselling sessions and support resources through our EAP Programme
- Staff community events- twice-weekly AllStaff meetings, speakers, Summer and Christmas parties
- Working for an organisation dedicated to Green Party Core Values
We also encourage candidates who would like to work part time or as a job share to apply.
Our current Pay Ratio is 1:3.4 To find out more about our Fair Pay Campaign, please visit https://www.younggreens.org.uk/campaigns/fair-pay-campus-campaign/
Opportunities in Green Party Head Office
Head of Tech
Job Description: We are looking for a skilled team leader who is able to manage competing demands with never quite enough capacity to do all that our ambitions would have us deliver.
You will inherit the Green Party’s systems where, although transformation is in progress, there is still much work to do in reducing the number of legacy solutions we have in place. We believe the development of our technology and digital systems is critical to reaching the goals set out in our ambitious Political Strategy. We will want you to work with other teams and membersto understand their needs and help them deliver them. We know tech has the potential to transform the way we approach political organising.
You will also be responsible for oversight of the Party’s IT infrastructure, website infrastructure, support ticket system and compliance. You will manage our small tech team to deliver across all these functions, along with some opportunities tobring in external support.
Whilst there is a high level of interest in and expectation for what Tech can deliver you will be contributing to the growth in impact of the Green Party of England Walesand part of a supportive senior team for the Party staff.
Salary: £45,845 to £58,143 per annum
Hours: Full time - 35 hours per week
Location: Hybrid: attending London office (N7) at least one day a week
Contract type: Permanent
Line manager: Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Line management responsibilities: Senior Systems Officer, Senior Digital Officer, Digital Officer, Digital volunteers
Application process: Applications to be submitted through the Green Party’s Applied application system by 23:59 on 25th August 2022. Interviews will be held on 31st August 2022.The application link for this role will be available soon.
Opportunities in Westminster
There are currently no jobs being advertised.
Opportunities in Local/Regional Parties
Wales Field Organiser
Job Description: The Green Party’s Field Team is responsible for building and supporting local Green Parties to recruit volunteers, get organised and win election campaigns. Under the team’s leadership, the Green Party has overseen a huge increase in our election gains in the last few years, more than tripling the number of Green Councillors since the start of 2019. In Wales, May 2022 saw our breakthrough. For the first time, we have Councillors across Wales and a firmer footing for progress towards our goals of elected Senedd Members in 2026 and then big growth in our number of Councillors the year after. Field Organisers are part of a high performing team within the Green Party that is having a transformational impact on the work of our local parties. As a Field Organiseryou will be joining a growing and dynamic team, who have ambitious plans for the coming years to get more Greens elected. In Wales, the new Field Organiser will have a very strong focus on building local parties, helping show the way to involve new activists as we grow towards the next round of elections. You will be a natural relationship builder, assisting local parties to the point that they actively seek your advice on growing their party and their campaigns. You will be passionate about elections and people in order to succeed in this role. You will be strongly motivated by investing in others in order to help them achieve their goals.
Salary: £26,859 to £30,853FTE [points 10-17 on the Green Party salary scale]
Hours: 3 days a week–some work will be outside of the core hours of 9:30 to 17:00 Monday to Friday according to the needs of volunteers. Wednesday mornings are an essential part of part time hours.
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Home based, with regular travel to parties in Wales
Line Manager: Head of Elections & Field Operations
Line management responsibilities: Responsible for small number of local party support officers or campaign organisers in some local parties, where GPEW is the employer of the staff member, these roles can be on fixed term basis or a permanent basis, but more likely to be fixed term in the first instance.
Staff: Head of Elections, Local Elections Manager, Activism Manager, General Election Constituencies Manager, Field Staff in England and Wales.
Volunteers: Local party officers and campaign teams; Wales Green Party Council and committees.
Application process: Applications to be submitted by 10am on Monday 22nd August 2022. Interviews will be held week commencing 30thAugust 2022. Please apply via the Applied recruitment platform via this link: https://app.beapplied.com/apply/ci1u7vmgrz
Please note that the Applied recruitment system is configured to ask a series of questions that will support shortlisting for this role. Each question is based on one or more of the attributes listed in the person specification below and your answers will be scored based on how you demonstrate the attribute(s) that are relevant to the specific question being asked.
Freelance opportunities at the Green Party
There are currently no opportunities being advertised.
Volunteering for the Green Party
Please see the Volunteer section of the website for volunteering opportunities.