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Job: Project & Evaluation Assistant, School Food Matters, Richmond, UK

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About School Food Matters


School Food Matters (SFM) exists to teach children about food and to improve children’s access to healthy, sustainable food during their time at school. We provide fully funded food education programmes to schools. Our experience delivering these programmes informs and strengthens our campaigns, bringing the voices of children, parents and teachers to government policy.


About the role


  • Providing project support to the Partnerships and Programmes Officer and Development Manager in both the office and on-site to deliver SFM’s food education programmes, including gathering quotes and photos on projects
  • Creating new and maintaining existing relationships with schools
  • Delivering some assemblies and workshops to schools
  • Supporting existing relationships with programme partners and funders
  • Assisting with grant-giving processes
  • Supporting the food education team with the preparation of grant monitoring reports
  • Regularly updating the food education team on project progress
  • Collecting data and maintaining accurate records relating to our food education projects. This includes ensuring completion of session logs, preparing and organising data collection and helping the team with data quality
  • Briefing volunteers and regional officers on our standard data collection processes
  • Updating data collection tools and systems as required with the support of the MELM
  • Providing administrative assistance to SFM team including adding contacts to our Airtable database
  • Staying up to date with safeguarding requirements and reporting procedures
  • Maintaining the ethos of the charity and positively promoting our work at all times
  • The Project & Evaluation Assistant will also undertake any other tasks relevant to the affairs of SFM that may arise from time to time. Therefore, being flexible and approaching the job with an open and positive mindset is essential!



Apply by September 24th. Find more information and details on how to apply here