Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust

Warburg Nature Reserve Warden

Salary: £24,800 - £25,500 per annum

Contract: Fixed term 12 months

Hours: 35 hours per week

Based: Warburg Nature Reserve.

We have an exciting opportunity for you as maternity cover for the Warburg Warden, managing one of the flagship nature reserves for Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust. This is an outstanding opportunity for a motivated candidate to be part of the Oxfordshire Reserves Team at Warburg Nature Reserve, located in the hills of the stunning Chilterns AONB.

In this role you’ll be responsible for the management of the 107 hectares of woodland and chalk grassland at Warburg. You’ll also be working closely with volunteers, managing practical conservation workdays and maintaining the welfare of the livestock.

You will have demonstrable experience of working in nature conservation, along with an ability to effectively prioritise, organise, plan and schedule activities and resources. You will have broad knowledge of British wildlife and conservation issues, and a sound understanding of health and safety requirements.

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. Find out more.

This post will be DBS checked at basic level. A criminal conviction will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining the position. BBOWT will not unfairly discriminate on the basis of criminal convictions. BBOWT’s policy regarding this matter and the Disclosure and Barring Service Code of Practice are available on request.

For full details on how to apply for the post, please visit our website

The closing time and date for applications is 11.59pm on Sunday 19th February 2023.

Interviews will be held in person on Monday 27th February 2023 at Warburg Nature Reserve, Bix Bottom, Henley-on-Thames, Oxon, RG9 6BJ

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

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford Oxon OX4 4XT

Registered Charity No. 204330

Closing Date: 19/02/2023  Location: Warburg Nature Reserve

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