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Logo: Somerset Wildlife TrustSomerset Climate Change Adaptation Officer

Based: Callow Rock Offices, Somerset

Contract: Full-time, 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £23,691 - £25,750 per year


Are you passionate about Somerset, Climate Change and working with the whole community to plan a positive climate ready future for the county?


Do you want to be a key part of a groundbreaking new project to identify nature-based solutions to a changing climate?


Are you a natural organiser and consensus builder with excellent networking and communication skills ready to join an innovative partnership to make change happen?


Somerset Wildlife Trust is looking for an innovative, self-motivated and committed individual to get fully immersed in an exciting new role to help deliver the EU funded ‘Climate Adaptation through Co-Creation’ project. A key aspect of this role will be the ability to work across a wide cross-section of the community; so honed partnership working skills combined with the ability to communicate sometimes-technical detail to a varied audience is essential.


The successful candidate will be involved in shaping the Co-Create project from its inception: developing and delivering workshops, one to one engagement and larger public events to develop climate change pathways in Somerset. They will also assist in the development of a positive vision for the delivery of natural capital based solutions to managing internationally important wetlands.


You will be a passionate advocate for tackling climate change, have an interest in Somerset, its wildlife and environment and be a real people-person full of motivation and a desire to make your mark on this exciting project.


Closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 20 March 2019.

Interviews will take place on Thursday 28 March 2019 in our Callow office.


How to apply:

Please send your completed application form and covering letter (no more than 3 pages) to recruitment@somersetwildlife.org


For full details on the post and how to apply, please visit our website.




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