Cumbria Wildlife Trust is seeking to appoint a Seasonal Warden for Rockcliffe Marsh, a highly important saltmarsh for its overwintering wildfowl, breeding waders, gulls and other birds, located on the Solway Firth .
The contract will start on 6 April 2020 and run for approximately 16 weeks, depending on the breeding season.
Pay: £1,587.04 (gross pcm). Accommodation is provided.
42 hours per week.
Responsibilities of the post include monitoring breeding gulls, waders and passerines, liaising with the Estate and producing an end of breeding season report. Good communication skills and knowledge of coastal birds are therefore essential. There will also be a requirement to assist in carrying out monitoring of recently created habitats on the marsh.
The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 24 February 2020. Interviews will be held on Thursday 5 March 2020 and Friday 6 March 2020 at Cumbria Wildlife Trust Head Office, Plumgarths, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8LX.
We are also recruiting for a Foulney Island Seasonal Warden.
Registered in England as Cumbria Wildlife Trust Limited, a Company limited by Guarantee No. 00724133. Registered Charity No. 218711.
Cumbria Wildlife Trust is devoted to the conservation of the wildlife and wild places of Cumbria.