Contract type: Permanent
Working pattern: Full-time, Job share, Part-time
Location: South West England
About the job
This position is based at Arne NNR Wareham, Bristol Temple Quay, Parsonage Down NNR, Bridgwater, Shapwick Heath NNR
Do you have a passion for nature and the environment? Do you want to make a real difference and secure significant environmental gains in the present and the future? Do you enjoy working in a team? Can you see yourself advising communities and customers to maximise gains for the Natural Environment?
If this appeals to you, a career at Natural England offers rewarding opportunities to secure environmental improvements and play your part in creating a better future for people and nature.
The priority work Natural England is delivering includes:
We are the Government’s advisor for the natural environment, playing a vital role in delivering the Government’s 25 Year Environment Plan, an ambitious vision which brings new opportunities to protect and enhance and to achieve real outcomes for the environment.
Find out more about the work of Natural England here
This National Nature Reserve (NNR) Area Senior Adviser role covers the Wessex (Avon, Dorset, Somerset, Wiltshire) Area Team. Wessex holds some of the country’s most important and iconic NNRs including the landscape scale Purbeck Heaths NNR and Somerset Wetlands NNR in Dorset and Somerset and ambitions for further landscape scale NNRs in Avon and Wiltshire.
This Senior Advisor role is primarily responsible for the leadership, coordination and support of delivery across Wessex NNRs, working in partnership and developing exciting new opportunities to help connect NNRs to over 2 million people resident across the area.
You will work closely with other NNR Area Senior Advisers, national NNR Operations Team as part of the NNR Senior Leadership Group. Acting as the bridge between national policy, overview/management of NE’s NNR Estate and Area Team NNR Operation and Delivery. You will also play a key role within the Wessex leadership team; depending on your experience and aspirations there will be opportunities to take on wider leadership responsibilities.
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Apply before 11:55 pm on Sunday 4th June 2023
Closing Date: 04/06/2023 Location: Wessex Team
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