In Depth Features

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CJS In-Depth

Each week we publish in depth feature articles covering a wide range of subjects across the many different areas of the countryside, conservation, wildlife sectors as well as looking at careers and how to get a job.  Many articles are written exclusively for CJS.


In 2020 we added a section specifically for Job Profiles, a series of warts and all pieces written by people actually working in the field explaining exactly what the job entails, the qualifications and skills they need and offering a little advice to people looking at a similar career.  Read these here.

The some of the articles were originally written for CJS Focus; a periodic, publication looking at once aspect of the sector per edition.  The first CJS Focus (which was called CJS Special Edition at the time) was published in November 2004. At least one edition each year looks at volunteering and consequently we have a respectable number of articles covering this subject, enough to create an index of articles just about volunteering, click here for these.

Read the most recent additions here or Browse the full Article Index here

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If you'd like to contribute an article or suggest a subject find out a little more about how to do that here.

Our Featured Charities write articles across the 'their' year highlighting elements of their work, new campaigns and projects.

2019: was our Silver Anniversary and all year we celebrated the founding of Countryside Jobs Service. Read articles about CJS, a potted history of the first 25 years, recollections and remembrances as well as colleagues, friends and reader's lovely comments. Read these here.             

CJS has written a full set of Helpful Hints for job hunters covering everything from first thoughts about working in the countryside to how to prepare for an interview.  It is broken down into sections so you don't need to read everything.  Find these here.


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