Solutions for the Planet are hiring!

We are delighted to be expanding our Big Ideas Programme delivery team.  We are looking for a Big Ideas Programme Coordinator (London-based).

    • Are you passionate about people and the planet and looking for a job with purpose?
    • Do you love young people’s creativity and believe in their potential to change the world?
    • Do you want to join an award-winning social enterprise and play a pivotal role in its small and mighty team?

If so, we want to hear from you!

Why is this work important?

Who are we looking for?

Big Ideas Programme Coordinator

We are looking for a passionate and confident communicator with experience in coordinating educational and or community projects with multiple partners. The perfect individual will have a hunger for changing the lives of young people, connecting people with the planet around them and be an epic team player.  The role will be supporting up to 20 schools across Central and South England.  Travel required.  Download the Programme Coordinator Application Pack.

Start date: Beginning September 2022
Contract type: Permanent 37.5 hours per week
Location: London
The post will be home-based with travel visiting schools. Some national travel to support events in other regions will also be required and this will be more frequent in events season (Nov – Feb and May) and will involve overnight stays.
Employee benefits:
– 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
– 3 extra days over Christmas and New Year
– 5% matched contribution to NEST Pension Scheme
– 2 x Personal Development Days (at managers discretion)

To apply, please send to

    1. A covering letter explaining your interest in the role and how you meet the criteria in the person specification (no more than 1 A4 page)
    2. An up-to-date relevant CV (no more than 2 x A4 pages) – Please indicate
      where you are based on your application.
    3. A short selfie video saying why you want to work with Solutions for the
      Planet and what you think your superpowers are (max 2 minutes). We do
      a lot of presenting in these roles, so we are keen to see you on camera!

The closing date is midday on Monday 8th August 2022.

To apply and/or discuss the post please contact:



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