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Logo: Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife TrustWarburg Warden

Salary: 22,575 per annum

Contract: Permanent, full time (35 hours per week)

Based:  Warburg Nature Reserve, Bix Bottom, Henley-on-Thames.


The Warburg Warden role offers an exciting opportunity to be part of the Oxfordshire Reserves team located in the hills of the stunning Chilterns AONB.  The warden will be responsible for the management of the 107 hectare Warburg nature reserve and the nearby Hartslock and Warren Bank chalk grassland reserves.


The role includes the conservation management of chalk grassland and woodland habitats, species monitoring and management of site infrastructure, including a small visitor centre and paths as well as supporting volunteers.


You will have a professional qualification at degree/diploma standard or equivalent experience in conservation/countryside management and have experience of working within a recognised conservation organisation, managing areas of land according to conservation objectives, delivering an excellent visitor experience and working with livestock. You will also have field skills in at least one major group (birds, vegetation, invertebrates, etc.) and have a proven record of delivering conservation tasks with volunteers, contractors and use of machinery and tools. 


Accommodation may be available to the successful candidate on a short or long term basis.


The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing over 80 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife.


For full details, please visit www.bbowt.org.uk/jobs or email recruitment@bbowt.org.uk


CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.


Closing date for applications is 9.00am on Thursday 18 October 2018.


Interviews will be held on Wednesday 31 October 2018 at Warburg Nature Reserve.


We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.


Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

Registered Charity No. 204330        www.bbowt.org.uk  



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