Location: Exe Estuary
Salary: £25,280 - £28,045 per annum
Benefits: Pension, Life Assurance and Annual Leave
Can you help us deliver our mission to save nature? We're looking for a warden to join our Exe estuary nature reserves team in Devon.
What’s the role about?
In your role as reserves Warden, you'll coordinate/lead the delivery of a busy work programme across multiple sites. Your role will be varied – in any given week you could be supervising and developing volunteers, surveying wildlife and habitats etc.
As the Warden for the Exe Estuary (and associated) nature reserves, you'll be working across a diverse range of sites in Devon, including vibrant wetlands such as Exminster Marshes and cirl bunting reserves such as Labrador Bay. You'll lead a team of volunteers and have line management responsibility for an Assistant Warden and up to three residential volunteers.
Are you the right person to take on this exciting role? You’ll be energetic, practically minded, great with people, able to lead teams, well organised and able to deliver an ambitious work programme. With a proven track record of working in nature conservation, you'll have a good grasp of land management techniques, ecological principles, wildlife, and habitat monitoring, creating a safe working environment, leading and managing staff / volunteers.
What we need from you
Essential Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Experience
You'll need to be able to access remote locations without the use of public transport.
This is a Permanent Full-Time role for 37.5 hours per week.
The RSPB is an equal opportunities employer. This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.
We're looking for an enthusiastic and skilled person with a passion for wildlife, landscapes, and people to join the team – we look forward to hearing from you!
Closing Date: Tuesday 28th December 2021
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No agencies please.
Closing Date: 28/12/2021 Location: Exe Estuary, Devon