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Lake District National Park

Head of Strategy and Ranger Service

Hours: 37 hours per week

Location: LDNPA Headquarters, Kendal (initially home working)

Grade B: £56,258 - £62,688 pa

As Head of our newly formed Strategy and Ranger Service., you will be responsible for bringing two services together and leading a cultural shift towards new ways of working. 

Our challenges are significant but so are our opportunities:

  • Nature recovery, climate mitigation and adaptation through farming
  • Climate action – achieving Net Zero
  • Vibrant communities and a prosperous economy post Covid19; Sustainable transport
  • A Lake District for Everyone

What it’s like to work here

The Lake District National Park is England’s largest World Heritage Site, inscribed due to its outstanding universal values of Identity, Inspiration and Conservation.

You will be part of the Strategic Leadership Team, and also lead LDNP’s role as a key member of the Lake District National Park Partnership.

About you

You are an experienced leader who can bring together two services to form a new, agile and dynamic Strategy and Ranger Service to deliver our vision and strategy for the Lake District National Park. You will be confident and comfortable leading strategic development, liaising closely with our Members, Partners and working as part of our Strategic Leadership Team. Your leadership style will be inclusive and you will inspire teams to move forward towards new ways of working. You will maximise opportunities for team working.


Please click here to apply and submit your CV and cover letter.

We reserve the right to close this advert early should we receive sufficient applications.

Closing date for applications is midday on Thursday 28th January, 2021.

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