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idverde is the UKs leading provider of integrated management and maintenance services for parks and green spaces. The company has recently merged with the largest French landscaping business and together, the idverde group is the largest of its kind in Europe.  In the UK, we employ over a thousand employees nationally and were growing fast.  The services we provide include landscape design and construction, park management and consultancy, grounds maintenance, tree surgery and external cleansing.

 

Job Title: Conservation & Community Team Leader (Maternity Post)

Location: High Elms Country Park (Bromley)

Salary: 20,000

 

This position is a maternity role for up to 12 months. This role supports the Senior Community Manager and wider countryside team in the day to day management of all aspects of the Countryside service within our holistic Parks Management service. To deliver a comprehensive Countryside & Community service in Bromley and its associated neighbourhoods, to develop, conserve, enhance and promote the appropriate use of local greenspace areas by members of the public and other interest groups for people and biodiversity.  To ensure the health and safety of users of the park and the enforcement of management rules. This is a role with significant administrative and practical elements and as such the post holder should be experienced working in both environments.

 

Qualifications and Experience

 

Essential

  • Full UK drivers licence
  • A track record in successfully supporting community or volunteer groups
  • Evidence of successfully achieving community-focused objectives and KPIs
  • Demonstrable practical experience in countryside and conservation management, including installation and maintenance of infrastructure
  • Carrying out ecological surveys

 

Desirable

  • A graduate qualification, ideally in a land-based subject
  • Health & Safety qualification such as IOSH Managing Safely
  • Experience managing designated sites & statutory bodies e.g. Natural England
  • Chainsaw/Strimmer/Brushcutter certificate
  • Pesticide certificates
  • Trailer licence

 

Full Job Description & Person Specification

 

Closing date 16th November 2018 

 

idverde is an Equal Opportunities employer

Please note, external candidates will be considered at the same time and alongside internal candidates.

 

 

 

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