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Logo: Dorset Wildlfie TrustAssistant Warden (North & West Dorset)

Ref: spd2106

Type: Permanent

Location: Based at Brooklands Farm, Forston, Dorchester

Salary:  £18452 p.a. plus employers pension

Assistant Warden – North & West Dorset


A full-time (35-hours per week, Monday to Friday but occasionally working outside these hours), permanent assistant warden post has become available covering DWT reserves in north and west Dorset, based at DWT’s headquarters near Dorchester. 


The post-holder will undertake habitat management and estate maintenance work on DWT nature reserves encompassing a variety of habitat types.  Proven experience with chainsaws, brush-cutters and tractors essential, and working with livestock (cattle and sheep) an advantage.  We are looking for an energetic team-worker who will be working mainly with wardens, volunteers and trainees, but occasionally on their own. Full driving licence essential.


Please click to download a copy of the job description.   This is a full time (35 hours per week) post with regular weekend working as part of a team rota for livestock care requirements.

Should you require further information on the role please call the main office on 01305 264620 and ask for the North & West Dorset Reserves Manager.


To apply for this position, please download an application form  and an equal opportunities monitoring form to be completed and sent to Head of HR at recruitment@dorsetwildlifetrust.org.uk  or by post to:

Head of HR, Dorset Wildlife Trust, Brooklands Farm, Forston, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7AA.


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Closing date for applications: 2pm 2nd July 2018 , interviews will be held  in w/c  9th July 2018


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