Walking Festivals Programme Manager

Join Britain’s biggest walking charity to help more people enjoy the benefits of walking.  


The Ramblers is looking to recruit someone to coordinate our flagship walking festivals, supporting volunteers across Great Britain to inspire more people to get up and get active.      


This is an exciting time to join the Ramblers team and a great opportunity to make a lasting and tangible impact on the future success of the charity.

Essential Requirements include:

  • A track record in programme management 
  • Experience of managing programmes where a substantial element is delivered by volunteers
  • Experience of managing matrix programme teams 
  • Knowledge of impact and evaluation practice
  • Ability to develop strong, collaborative relationships 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

The Ramblers are an equal opportunities employer.  We warmly welcome applications from appropriately qualified people from all sections of the community and aim to promote diversity.  



The role profile (job description and person specification) can be found here: Job Pack – Walking festivals programme manager
Application is by completed application form, available here – Application Form
The Ramblers are an equal opportunities employer, the equal opps form can be found here – Equal Opps Monitoring Form
Completed forms should be sent by email to simon.barnett@ramblers.org.uk