An exciting opportunity to join the VOICE Ireland team working to grow and develop the Picker Pals programme across Ireland

Picker Pals | VOICE Ireland

Picker Pals is a primary school litter-picking programme for junior-level primary school children. We are looking for an energetic, people-focused person to join the team to help grow the reach and popularity of the programme through community outreach, media management, community engagement and engagement tracking.

Responsibilities Include

- Work closely with the Programme Manager and Founder to help tell the story of Picker Pals and increase the profile of the programme

- Ensure the smooth onboarding of schools into the Picker Pals programme and their successful participation throughout the school year

- Interact with teachers and schools to deliver the programme and grow their engagement levels

- Develop digital content and manage social media channels

- Track, analyse and build engagement with all participants in the programme

- Maintain programme database and optimise content sharing among the team

- Streamline and manage the process to identify more efficient ways of recruiting programme participants

- Undertake various miscellaneous research and marketing projects as required

Must Haves

-Excellent written and spoken communication skills

-The ability to produce fun, creative, colourful content to promote Picker Pals

-Digital marketing experience with tools such as Mailchimp, Hootsuite, Canva

-Experience in database management

-Excellent organisational skills

-Basic skills in media management and video editing

-A driven approach to getting the most out of every hour of the day

-Flexibility, understanding and enthusiasm for the Picker Pals programme and its mission

-A passionate desire to make the world a better place by creating young environmentalists

Might Haves

-A background in project management, marketing or customer service

-Experience working in a primary school or another educational context

-Experience working on environmental awareness or attitudinal change campaigns


Remote, office-based or blended Hours: 25-30/week

1 year contract, salary range €23,400 – 29,640, depending on hours and experience.

Contact: Mindy O’Brien,;