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logo: CPERCData Officer (part-time maternity cover)

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Environmental Records Centre (CPERC)

Location: Cambourne, Cambridgeshire

An opportunity has arisen to join the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Environmental Records Centre (CPERC) as a Data Officer on a part-time basis until the end of June 2015 due to maternity leave.

Job Details: £18250 per annum (pro rata), part time (22.5 hours a week), fixed term until the end of June 2015

Closing Date: 26/9/14

Region: Anglia

Posted: 1/9/14


Exmoor National Park: Support Officer - Rights of Way

Closing Date: 19/9/14

Region: South West

Posted: 1/9/14


Apprenticeships and interns placements advertised week beginning 1/9/14

Apprentice Activity Leader and Senior Activity Leader, Advanced Apprenticeship with YMCA Fairthorne Group


Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 1/9/14

Garden Engagement Intern, National Trust (12/9)

Volunteer Education Officer (Outreach), Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Wish Advice Volunteer, Centre for Sustainable Energy (22/9)

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Work Days advertised in the last week    

Himalayan Balsam removal on 3/9/14 in Sussex organised by Gatwick Greenspace Partnership

11/9/14 Scrub clearance at Willoughby Fields, Crawley with Gatwick Greenspace Partnership       

13/9/14 Butterfly Conservation is Installing Plastic Dams and scrub removal at Langlands Moss LNR, East Kilbride

Pond clearance and hibernaculum creationon 17/9/14 in Crawley organised by Gatwick Greenspace Partnership

20/9/14 Marine Conservation Society is running a Great British Beach Clean at Sand Bay, Weston-super-Mare         

27/9/14 sees the National Trust’s ‘Don’t be a Stranger, meet the Ranger’ practical countryside volunteer group come together at various locations around Studland, these run again on 8/11/14 & 20/12/14

28/9/14 Heathland maintenance in St Leonard’s Forest, Colgate, Sussex with Gatwick Greenspace Partnership

Butterfly Conservation is running a Peat Depth Survey, Moth Survey and Scrub Removal on Blairbeich Bog SSSI, Gartocharn, on 29/9/14 then Scrub removal and Ditch Damming on 18/10/14,again on 25/10/14

25/10/14 A Coppicing we go in Thornton Wood, Clatterbridge, Wirral with Wirral Local Group

22/11/14 Peat depth survey and removal of small conifers at Easter Drumclair Bog, Limerigg, Falkirk with Butterfly Conservation

Birch tree removal on 9/12/14 in Cander Moss, South Lanarkshire with Butterfly Conservation


Greenspace Development Officer

Medway Council are looking for two individuals to join the Greenspace and Heritage Development Team to support community engagement, partnership working and delivery of park improvement projects.

You will work in a small team where collectively your knowledge and skills will achieve demonstrable improvements to our parks and green spaces.

Logo: Medway Council

Delete Date: 26/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 29/8/14


Landscape & Countryside Supervisor

The candidate’s key responsibilities will be the daily supervision, monitoring and motivation of the Landscape and Countryside Teams. The other key duty will be to support and contribute to the technical knowledge of the Parks Team.

Requiring genuine commitment, this position offers an exciting challenge and a chance for a highly motivated team player to advance their career within a stable working environment in a successful and award winning organisation.

Logo: Oxford City Council

Closing Date: 21/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 29/8/14


Logo: AHVLAAnimal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency

Non-native Species Secretariat Officer

£22,698 - £25,903

Sand Hutton, York

One-year fixed-term contract (with the possibility of extension or permanency) 

Be involved in, and lead on, third sector engagement and biosecurity related work for campaigns aiming to protect our environment, including Be Plant Wise and Check, Clean, Dry. Alongside attending conferences, you will help embed non-native species training widely across the UK. You will also be involved in assisting with emergency responses, alerts and risk analysis and provide advice to Defra and the devolved administrations and their agencies.

Closing Date: 11/9/14

Region: North East

Posted: 29/8/14


Logo: Royal Forestry SocietyTeaching Trees Education Coordinator

£13,800 p/a, part-time.

The Royal Forestry Society has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual to support the development of its Teaching Trees programme for schools.

We currently work with primary schools across Yorkshire, Northumberland, County Durham, Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. In 2015 we are launching new Teaching Trees projects in the Midlands, Herefordshire and Gloucestershire. 

We are now seeking a highly motivated individual to support this expansion, together with the development of the project across all of its geographical areas.

Closing Date: 30/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 29/8/14


Logo: BASCDeer Officer

Starting salary circa £25,000pa plus company car          

BASC is the largest sporting shooting organisation in the UK, serving a growing membership of over 135,000 and a wide variety of stakeholder and public interests. It acts as a representative body for sporting shooting - fostering opportunity, safety, high standards and wildlife conservation.

Due to the expansion of the game and deer management department this is a new position that has been established to provide advice to BASC members and others and contribute to policy development for sustainable deer management across the UK. 

Closing Date: 24/9/14

Region: North West

Posted: 29/8/14


Logo: Natural Resources WalesGLASTIR Conservation Officer

Dolgellau

This is a 7 month fixed-term, pensionable full-time appointment to the 31 March 2015.  The post will help ensure that the Meirionnydd Site Team are able to consent the large number of Glastir applications that affect SSSIs in Meirionnydd.

Closing Date: 5/9/14

Region: Wales

Posted: 28/8/14


RSPB: giving nature a homeInvestigations Officer x 2,

1 based in Edinburgh, and 1 based in Northern England region

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join the RSPB Investigations team and contribute to the protection of some of the UK’s rarest and most threatened birds. Despite recent recoveries of the populations of some of our birds of prey, many species continue to be threatened by persecution, with a considerable weight of scientific evidence linking the illegal killing of raptors to intensive management of land for driven grouse shooting.

Closing Date: 8/9/14

Region: Scotland, North East, North West

Posted: 28/8/14


RSPB: giving nature a homeMedia & Communications Officer (Scotland)

Based in Edinburgh

We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and energetic individual to take our media and communications work to the next level.
RSPB Scotland is one of the largest land managers in the country, with over 80 nature reserves encompassing 75,000ha from Shetland to Dumfries and Galloway, and 300 staff working to give nature a home. We need a media and communications officer for Scotland to join our team and help to get our voice heard.

Delete Date: 25/9/14

Region: Scotland

Posted: 28/8/14


Conservation Officer – West London

Salary: £24,000 per annum

Location: Gunnersbury Triangle W4

We are looking for someone to take the lead on the day-to-day management of London Wildlife Trust’s portfolio of nature reserves in west London (principally those in the boroughs of Hillingdon, Hounslow and Richmond). This will involve coordinating the work of contractors, staff, trainees and volunteers, whilst ensuring that all such work is undertaken in line with site management plans, Higher Level Stewardship agreements, and that works are delivered in a safe manner.

Closing Date: 19/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 28/8/14


Logo: Environment AgencyLead Field Team Member

£19,452 - £20,240 per annum

Leigh or Sale, Greater Manchester  

You’ll lead, coach and encourage a small team to help look after our river defences, working on the ground to counteract the causes of flooding and pollution. Delivering routine maintenance programmes for our assets, you’ll protect properties and infrastructure by maintaining and operating our important flood defences. When floods or environmental emergencies occur, it’s important that we act quickly so you’ll be on hand to respond to incidents, effectively using our equipment (penstocks and flood gates, for example) to help.

Closing Date: 9/9/14

Region: North West

Posted: 28/8/14


Logo: Environment AgencyField Team Members

£17,665 - £19,157 per annum

Winsford, Cheshire

As part of our Operations Field Team, you’ll help to look after our river defences, working on the ground to counteract the causes of flooding and pollution. Delivering routine maintenance programmes for our assets, you’ll protect properties and infrastructure by maintaining and operating our important flood defences. When floods or environmental emergencies occur, it’s important that we act quickly so you’ll be on hand to respond to incidents, effectively using our equipment (penstocks and flood gates, for example) to help.

Closing Date: 9/9/14

Region: North West

Posted: 28/8/14


Logo: Environment AgencyField Team Members

£17,665 - £19,157 per annum

Sale or Leigh, Greater Manchester  

As part of our Operations Field Team, you’ll help to look after our river defences, working on the ground to counteract the causes of flooding and pollution. Delivering routine maintenance programmes for our assets, you’ll protect properties and infrastructure by maintaining and operating our important flood defences. When floods or environmental emergencies occur, it’s important that we act quickly so you’ll be on hand to respond to incidents, effectively using our equipment (penstocks and flood gates, for example) to help.  

Closing Date: 9/9/14

Region: North West

Posted: 28/8/14


RSPB: giving nature a homeMonitoring & Data Mobilisation Project Officer, Bangor

£20,500 to £26,000 pa 

RSPB Cymru’s conservation team are looking for an experienced and motivated individual to help us deliver a number of key projects - efficiently collating, mobilising, quality assuring and analysing conservation evidence to inform operational decisions and policy development as well as providing GIS support and evidence for RSPBs conservation work in Wales. 

Working to enhance the RSPB's reputation as a well informed and effective conservation body you will be educated to degree standard and/or have experience in GIS and conservation management.

Closing Date: 14/9/14

Region: Wales

Posted: 27/8/14


Logo: Blackdown EnvironmentalEnvironmental Landscape Operative

Blackdown Environmental are a family feel multi-discipline environmental company which is undergoing steady growth. We have requirements for 2 people to join this dynamic company.

Blackdown are based on the Devon/Somerset border between Wellington and Honiton

Delete Date: 23/9/14

Region: South West

Posted: 26/8/14


FSC believes the more we know about and take inspiration from the world around us the more we can appreciate its needs and protect its diversity and beauty for future generations.  We currently have a vacancy for:

Field Teacher – Tutor (Fixed for 12 months)

FSC Rhyd-y-creuau, Betws-y-coed, Conwy

Live in accommodation available

In the important and challenging role of a Field Tutor you will develop, plan and deliver GCSE and A-level courses, along with environmental courses for younger students. You will be expected to play a major role in the working and organisation of the education team.

Closing Date: 12/9/14

Region: Wales

Posted: 26/8/14


Logo: Dartmoor National ParkDartmoor National Park Authority

‘Moor than meets the eye’ Scheme Manager

Grade 7 £33,998 - £38,422

37 hours per week, 5 year fixed-term contract

Do you have a passion for Dartmoor? Do you find its past fascinating, its unique ecology amazing and its landscapes breath-taking? Do you want to be part of a project that helps share this for future generations?

Dartmoor National Park Authority as lead partner is looking for a highly motivated  manager to oversee the delivery of a winning Landscape Partnership Scheme which has just received £1.9million from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Closing Date: 15/9/14

Region: South West

Posted: 26/8/14


Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 25/7/14

Youth Volunteer Officer, The Conservation Volunteers (1/10)

Practical Conservation Officer, The Conservation Volunteers

Fundraising Supporter (Grants & Trusts), Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

Fundraising & Marketing Intern X 2, London Wildlife Trust (4/9)

TCV Volunteer Officer, The Conservation Volunteers (19/9)

Arts Development Work Placement, Forestry Commission (8/9)

School Facilitator, Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT)

Master Gardener Volunteer, Garden Organic (12/9)

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Work Days advertised in the last week      

Every Sunday Thurrock Council Ranger Service runs a Conservation Work Party at Langdon Hills Country Park, Basildon

Keep Wales Tidy has events throughout September including river clean-ups, beach cleans and vegetation removal        

 


Are you passionate about using the ‘outdoor classroom’? Do you want to work with motivated groups in superb locations?  Why not be a Field Teacher with the FSC? FSC believes the more we know about and take inspiration from the world around us the more we can appreciate its needs and protect its diversity and beauty for future generations. 

Field Teacher – Tutor (specialism in Geography)

Flatford Mill Field Centre, Suffolk

In the important and challenging role of a Field Tutor you will develop, plan and deliver GCSE and A-level courses, along with environmental courses for younger students. You will be expected to play a major role in the working and organisation of the education team.

Closing Date: 12/9/14

Region: Anglia

Posted: 22/8/14


FSC believes the more we know about and take inspiration from the world around us the more we can appreciate its needs and protect its diversity and beauty for future generations.  We currently have a vacancy for: 

Field Teacher – Tutor (specialism in Geography)

Preston Montford Field Centre, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Live in accommodation available 

In the important and challenging role of a Field Tutor you will develop, plan and deliver GCSE and A-level courses, along with environmental courses for younger students. You will be expected to play a major role in the working and organisation of the education team.

Closing Date: 3/9/14

Region: Midlands

Posted: 20/8/14


logo: Essex Wildlife TrustEssex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity.  The Trust has over 32,000 members, 2,000 volunteers, 87 nature reserves, 9 Visitor Centres and around 100 staff. 

Working in partnership with Southend-on-Sea Borough Council  

Gunners Park Ranger 

Salary up to £22,546 pa + Pension + Travel

On the north coast of the Thames, Gunners Park and Shoeburyness Old Ranges are a haven for wildlife.  The partnership between the EWT and Southend Borough Council are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a background in the land management and conservation sector to develop this diverse urban fringe parkland.

Delete Date: 17/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 20/8/14


logo: Butterfly Conservation ScotlandButterfly Conservation Scotland is a leading wildlife charity working to conserve butterflies, moths and our environment. We currently have the following vacancy: 

Peatland Restoration Project Officer (Part-time, Maternity Cover)

Temporary contract until 31 March 2015 to cover maternity leave

Salary £22,723- £26,958 pa pro-rata (dependent on experience) plus pension contribution 

We require a highly motivated and experienced Project Officer to recruit, develop and support a new volunteer group that is carrying out peatland restoration works on local authority and private land in conjunction with Butterfly Conservation Scotland staff and volunteers.  

Work will include planning and delivery of site management programmes, organising/undertaking monitoring of species and habitats, supporting and training volunteers, leading work parties and events and maintaining effective administration procedures and records.

Closing Date: 12/9/14

Region: Scotland

Posted: 20/8/14


logo: Butterfly ConservationDo you want to play a crucial role in a leading UK conservation charity working to protect butterflies, moths and our environment?  We currently have the following exciting opportunities: 

Senior Fundraising Officer

Part-time (22.12 hours) per week

In the region of £27,168 pa pro-rata (dependent on experience) plus 5% pension contribution.

Home based or at Butterfly Conservation’s Head Office at East Lulworth, Dorset 

Working within our Fundraising Team, you will raise income from a number of sources to help save threatened butterflies and moths.

Fundraising Officer

Full-time (37 hours) per week

In the region of £22,723 pa (dependent on experience) plus 5% pension contribution. Based at Head Office in East Lulworth, Dorset

Responsibilities will include supporting the Fundraising Team by maintaining good working relationships with funding bodies, trusts and corporate partners, planning and managing fundraising events and activities and researching new fundraising opportunities.

Closing Date: 12/9/14

Region: South West

Posted: 20/8/14


logo: The Wildlife TrustsDerbyshire Wildlife Trust 

Wildlife Supporter Officer 

Part Time (up to 16 hpw)

FTE salary £14,580 pa pro rata (£7.57 ph) + uncapped commission and pension  

Are you an outgoing, target-driven person who loves to meet new people, enjoys working outdoors and wants to help us to protect Derbyshire’s wildlife? 

If so, this is the sales job for you. We need someone who can inspire the public about the great work we do, enlisting their support for the Trust by becoming a member and signing up to a regular direct debit donation.

Closing Date: 7/9/14

Region: Midlands

Posted: 20/8/14


Game & Wildlife Conservation TrustResearch Assistants / Senior Research Assistants         

Salary: £16-25K, dependent on experience

GWCT currently have up to four vacancies within their Upland Research Group. We are looking for two RA/SRA positions; one in Teesdale, northern England, the other in the Scottish Highlands at Perth. Furthermore, we are seeking two RA positions, both limited period appointments for six months based in North Wales.  The successful post holders will assist in the running of upland gamebird projects, principally red grouse and other wildlife, in northern England, the Scottish Highlands and Wales. Of particular interest are spatial GIS projects investigating the effects of heather burning on red grouse, translocation and radio-tracking of black grouse and the effects of grouse moor restoration on gamebirds and other wildlife.  Key tasks will include collecting field data on grouse species and their parasites and predators, managing databases, providing advice on moorland management to owners and graziers and helping with preparation of reports and publications.  

Closing Date: 19/9/14

Region: North East, Scotland & Wales

Posted: 19/8/14


Logo: SLR ConsultingSLR is recruiting:

Ecologists – Senior, Associate and Principal Grades plus Assistants/Casual Staff

Multiple locations

With over 30 experienced Ecology professionals undertaking a wide range of projects throughout the UK, SLR Consulting leads the way in providing exemplar advice and services.  We have a real passion for what we do, and due to continued commercial success and a very healthy work book we have fantastic opportunities for experienced professionals to become part of the SLR team.

Delete Date: 16/9/14

Region: Various

Posted: 19/8/14


Panshanger Park Forest School Officer

£25,665 - £27,575 plus 7% pension

Two year fixed term contract with possibility of extension. Full time – 37.5 hours per week

Herts and Middlesex Wildlife Trust and Lafarge Tarmac are working in partnership to develop a Forest School initiative based at Panshanger Park near Hertford. The post holder will develop, plan and deliver a Forest School programme that is complimentary to the national curriculum.

logo: The Wildlife Trusts 50 years Herts & Middlesex

Closing Date: 2/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 18/8/14


logo: Scottish Natural Heritage - all of nature for all of ScotlandEcoCo Life+ Project Manager

£31,903 to £39,715

Location: Stirling (Other Central Belt offices may be considered, with home working an option)

Contract Type: Temporary (Contract end date: 1 March 2019)

The “EcoCo LIFE+’ project is an exciting and new habitat creation and restoration project in Scotland’s Central Belt for the ‘implementation of integrated habitat networks to improve ecological coherence across the Central Scotland Green Network area’. The project runs from September 2014 to August 2018 and is a £2.3m (€3.1m) LIFE biodiversity project funded by 8 partners including the EU.

Closing Date: 7/9/14

Region: Scotland

Posted: 18/8/14


Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 18/8/14

Conservation Volunteer Officers, TCV Scotland

Conservation Ranger, National Trust (3/10)

Orchard Volunteer, Warwickshire Wildlife Trust (14/9)

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Logo: KWESKWES – Kent Woodland Employment Scheme

 Woodland Team Leader

Mid Kent

Range £22,000 - £27,000

The Job:  KWES – Kent Woodland Employment Scheme is a training charity that aims to improve the management of ancient woodlands by recruiting, training and mentoring apprentices to become skilled and productive coppice workers to supply the woodland industry with the labour it requires.  The project will provide theoretical and practical training for its apprentices in all aspects of woodland management over a three year period and aims to produce a sustainable financial output.

Delete Date: 12/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 15/8/14


Logo: New Forest National Park AuthorityCoastal Ranger

New Forest National Park, Hampshire

£21,411 - £24,354 per annum

37 hours per week

We are looking for a Coastal Ranger to work jointly with the New Forest National Park Authority and Hampshire County Council to promote the special qualities of the National Park and foster greater understanding and enjoyment of the environment among local communities and visitors along the coastal fringe of the New Forest.

Closing Date: 2/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 15/8/14


RSPB: giving nature a homeAgri-Environment Support Officer

Based at North Wales Bangor Office

12 month contract Full Time 37.5 hours per week

Salary £18,000 to £20,000 per annum

RSPB Cymru is seeking an agri-environment support officer to support the successful delivery of the Glastir scheme on the RSPB estate in Wales. Working with a range of colleagues, including wardens, land agents, ecologists and many others including external stakeholders, this is a unique opportunity to coordinate the delivery of an agri-environment scheme for the RSPB on a country wide scale.

Closing Date: 14/9/14

Region: Wales

Posted: 14/8/14


Countryside Manager

Grade B Salary: £30,922 - £38,660 per annum

Permanent, full time 37 hours per week

We are looking for a highly motivated, conscientious and enthusiastic Countryside Manager to lead our busy team.  This role is responsible for the management of our 650 hectares of diverse sites, including wetlands, woodlands, grasslands and heathlands. The successful post holder will provide strategic advice and guidance on nature conservation issues and be responsible for the management of the borough’s amenity tree stock.

Closing Date: 3/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 14/8/14


Logo: UKSAUKSA is an Isle of Wight based youth charity set up to provide transformational opportunities for young people through youth development programmes, schools and group visits, and professional maritime training.

Yachting Instructors

To deliver a high standard of instruction and tuition to yachting students both ashore and afloat in accordance with RYA and MCA regulations, UKSA Standard Operating Procedures and the law.  You will work collaboratively alongside course managers in the development of courses and assist with student communication. 

Delete Date: 11/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 14/8/14


RSPB: giving nature a homeConservation Officer

Based on Orkney

12 month contract Full time 37.5 hours per week

Salary Range £20,500 to £26,000 per annum

We are looking for someone with lots of enthusiasm to maximise the opportunities to conserve nature in Orkney. Based in Stromness you will work with a whole range of partners across Orkney to ensure key species and habitats are conserved and enhanced. You will also be responsible for managing contract staff and volunteers to deliver specific habitat and species projects.

Closing Date: 11/9/14

Region: Scotland

Posted: 14/8/14


Horticulture Manager

14 hours/week

£9,275 per annum (£23,188 pro rata)

BRCC seeks a Horticulture Manager to run a market gardening enterprise as part of an exciting project in Luton. Based in a glasshouse at Stockwood  Discovery Centre, you will be responsible for developing a strong social enterprise to supply our café and shop and to win additional customers for our produce.

Logo: BRCC

Closing Date: 15/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 14/8/14


Site Manager, Stepney City Farm,

£30,000

Stepney City Farm is a thriving working farm, open to the public six days a week, all year round.

This is an exciting role, a combination of practical work and management with plenty of scope for implementing your own ideas and further developing a flourishing and busy open farm.

Logo: Stepney City Farm

Closing Date: 11/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 14/8/14


Jurassic Coast Education Coordinator – Swanage - Full Time Hours

Salary: £17,135 - £19,174pa 

Do you have a passion for creating and delivering educational activities to young people? Experience of leading and mentoring a team to deliver those activities at all times? Are you looking to join a Times Top 100 organisation that changes the lives of young people?

If you have answered yes to these questions then the Jurassic Coast Education Coordinator position based from YHA Swanage may be the role of your dreams!

Delete Date: 10/9/14

Region: South West

Posted: 13/8/14


Estate Maintenance Person

South Suffolk Estate

Experienced and enthusiastic Estate Maintenance Person required for traditional agricultural estate of houses, cottages and farm buildings in south Suffolk.

Delete Date: 9/9/14

Region: Anglia

Posted: 12/8/14


Logo: Surrey Wildlife TrustCommunity Engagement Co-ordinator

Full-time, Surrey £26,000 pa

Do you have the ability to enthuse others and encourage local communities to engage with their local environment? If so, you could be just the person we need to co-ordinate our successful and exciting Community Engagement Programme.

The main aim of the role is to promote awareness and enjoyment of the natural environment and to foster a lifelong connection with nature through advice, support and practical engagement.  This will be achieved through working with community groups, individuals and organisations across the whole of Surrey and by collaborating with partners and other stakeholders to create new and innovative engagement opportunities across the County.

Closing Date: 3/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 11/8/14


Logo: ArbtechPrincipal

After 10 years of continued success and expansion, we’ve grown to the point where we need your help.

In response, we’ve created a new, high-profile role at Arbtech: “The Principal”.

Up to £50k depending upon experience.

We created the role so that while we continue to accelerate the growth of our business, at the same time, we want to make our processes and work flow even more robust, technically rigourous and respected. For our clients, colleagues and industry alike, we need a Principal who can educate, inspire and lead.

Closing Date: 25/9/14

Region: UK Wide

Posted: 11/8/14


logo: National TrustRanger

Permanent, full time, 1,950 hours per year

Western Valleys, Cumbria

£17,266 per annum

As a Ranger in the West Lakes you will be working across Wasdale, Eskdale and the Duddon valleys, with your main base situated in Nether Wasdale. The role will be an exciting and ever changing mix of work, as part of our Ranger team you will complete a variety of conservation work, including drystone walling, fencing, maintenance to access networks as well as working with volunteers.

Closing Date: 8/9/14

Region: North West

Posted: 11/7/14


Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 11/8/14

Volunteers, Brecon Beacons National Park Authority

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Work Days advertised in the last week    

2/9/14 Volunteer task - Pond restoration / willow coppicing at Thundry Meadows, Surrey organised by Surrey Wildlife Trust   

Volunteer task - Invasive birch & willow management on 25/9/14 at Wisley & Ockham Common with Surrey Wildlife Trust     

Suffolk Coast & Heaths AONB Volunteers organise workdays throughout the year, tasks include helping with conservation and access work such as clearance/maintenance of our long distance recreation routes

The Inland Waterways Association is advertising work parties with various local branches, across the Midlands, North West and South of the UK

 


Domestic Tree Surgeon

Climbers/Groundsmen needed. 

We have two positions available.

The first is for a qualified Climber to join our team on a part-time basis, approx. 2-4 days a week, varies with workload. 

We are also looking for a part-time Groundsman, approx. 2-3 days a week. 

Delete Date: 4/9/14

Region: South

Posted: 7/8/14


logo: MaelorAssistant Operations Manager  

Maelor Forest Nurseries Limited is an independent company and one of the largest forest nurseries in Europe. We produce planting stock primarily for forest use. We operate on a 175 hectare site located just inside Wales on the Welsh/Shropshire border. The management of the business is conducted in line with ISO 9001:2008 standards.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and focused individual to work closely with the Operations Manager and nursery management team to ensure the efficient running of the nursery on a day-to-day basis.

Delete Date: 3/9/14

Region: Wales

Posted: 6/8/14


General Manager

The Penllergare Trust, a rapidly growing Swansea charity, is looking for an experienced, highly motivated, versatile and resourceful General Manager with excellent people skills to work with us at Penllergare Valley Woods.

The person appointed will spearhead the delivery of our executive plan and manage our committed army of volunteers and a small staff team.

logo: Penllergare

Closing Date: 4/9/14

Region: Wales

Posted: 4/8/14


Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 4/8/14

Conservation Volunteer Officer, TCV Scotland       

Voluntary Trainee Rangers X 6, Surrey Wildlife Trust (5/9)

Fell Futures Volunteers, Lake District National Park Authority

Conservation Volunteer, Scottish Wildlife Trust

Volunteer Project Assistant, Groundwork Lancashire West & Wigan

Daymaker, National Trust

Garden Guide, Stourhead, National Trust

Volunteers, RSPB

Room Guide, National Trust

Family Outreach Volunteer, Plantlife International

Fundraising Assistant, National Trust

Volunteer Administrator, National Trust

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Work Days advertised in the last week    

London Wildlife Trust needs people for its Meadow mowing work parties on 28/9/14 & 4/10/14 in Hayes

Keep Wales Tidy is running Working parties and Clean ups throughout August