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Logo: Hampshire County CouncilAssistant Ranger HCC13892

Salary Range: 18,426 19,407 per annum

Work Location: Lepe Country Park, Southampton

Hours per week: 37

Contract Type: Permanent


Lepe Country Park is one of Hampshire County Council's most popular visitor attractions hosting around 300,000 visits each year. The site has a full programme of events for the public, welcomes school visits and has a very successful Friends group which provides many volunteers to assist park staff. It's an exciting time to join the dynamic and innovative team at Lepe.


You will deliver an agreed programme of practical, interpretive, educational, ecological and administrative works in order to provide a high-quality management of the Park, where both visitors and wildlife are kept in mind, to balance the needs of recreation and conservation wherever appropriate.


The role will be varied and much of it will be people facing during the Spring/Summer season; to ensure our education & event visits are maximised. In the Autumn/Winter season, the management of the park takes precedence where delivery is focussed on the grounds/habitat management. Working with & leading our conservation volunteers is a large part of the role during this time. Throughout the year, your role will be to carry out a wide range of practical maintenance including frequent site patrols and litter picking, site maintenance and the management of site infrastructure. Habitat management will include tasks such as mowing, tree removal, scrub cutting etc. Finally, there are also key administrative tasks that will need to be completed within this role to ensure the smooth running of the business & to support excellent visitor experiences.


For further information please visit https://careers.newjob.org.uk/ and search under Assistant Ranger HCC13892


Closing Date: 28 August 2019

Interview Date: 6 September 2019


Contact details for an informal discussion:

Adam Cooper, Senior Ranger on 02380 899108 

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