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Forest School Development Officer

Starting salary 25,238 per annum

Fixed Term

Full Time, 37 hours per week

Closing date: Wed 26th June 2019

Interview date: Thu 4th July 2019

Location: Medway Valley Countryside Partnership (MVCP) Office - Maidstone, Kent.


We are a non-profit conservation organisation based in Maidstone' Kent and deliver and lead on a wide variety of conservation and local engagement projects across the area.   For more information see our website


We have an exciting opportunity for a Level 3 trained Forest School practitioner to join the team as our new Forest School Development Officer.  The successful candidate will become our Forest School Development Officer and develop and deliver a self-sustaining and long-lasting Forest School programme at Yalding Fen and Senacre Wood. In addition they will create new opportunities for learning and participation in Kentish landscapes, working with local schools and groups to increase understanding of the importance of woodlands and all other priority habitats.  In addition, the successful candidate will assist other MVCP staff on a variety of conservation and engagement projects. As such, we are looking for a Forest School practitioner with other wider conservation and relevant project delivery experience. 


For more information and to apply visit the Kent County Council Careers Page here 


To discuss this role please contact either the MVCP Manager, Mark Pritchard on 03000 414822 or Senior Officer, Andrea Griffiths on 03000 414795  



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