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Logo: Yorkshire Dales National Park AuthorityWestmorland Dales Landscape Partnership

Apprentice Supervisor

Based at Tebay (TBC), Cumbria

Fixed Term – until 31 March 2023

Full-time – 37 hours a week

Band D - £22,462 to £28,786 per annum


Are you a skilled and experienced countryside worker with an enthusiasm and interest in apprenticeships and who would welcome the opportunity to help look after the Westmorland Dales area within the Yorkshire Dales National Park? 


We are looking for someone to manage and supervise the Landscape Partnership’s apprentice team, working with a wide range of partner organisations, land managers, rangers and scheme staff. You will provide direct line management for two teams of up to four apprentices running consecutively and supervise a wide range of practical tasks, ensuring the highest standards of quality is achieved in all duties carried out. You will keep an overview of the training element of the programme liaising with the appointed Higher Education establishment.


This is a demanding, yet exciting, role which includes helping deliver a wide variety of important projects with the Landscape Partnership.  You must have extensive practical countryside skills, and be experienced in supervising a team. You must be able to prioritise competing demands and develop a work programme for the apprentices, and have great customer care skills even when working under pressure.  You must be IT literate, and have excellent written and oral communication skills.  The flexibility to work occasional evenings and weekends is required. 


In return we offer a friendly working environment - defined benefit pension scheme – flexi-time – generous annual leave – and free car parking amongst other things.


For an informal chat about this post, please contact Steve Hastie on 01539 756610, or e-mail: steve.hastie@yorkshiredales.org.uk 


Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 11 March 2019.


It is anticipated that interviews will be held on Friday 5 April 2019.


Application forms and further information are available on the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority website, they can also be obtained by e-mail from personnel@yorkshiredales.org.uk, or by telephoning 0300 456 0030.


Westmorland Dales Landscape Partnership

Our vision is to unlock and reveal the hidden heritage of the Westmorland Dales, enabling more people to connect with, enjoy and benefit from this inspirational landscape.


Logo: Heritage FundLogo: Westmorland Dales Landscape PartnershipThe Westmorland Dales Landscape Partnership Scheme, thanks to National Lottery players, has been supported by a grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund. 

Further information www.thewestmorlanddales.org.uk




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