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National Trust

Assistant Ranger – Ashridge Estate

Ref: IRC101625
Salary: £17,375 per annum
Contract type: Fixed term for 12 months. Full time 37.5 hours per week.
Address: Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Berkhamsted HP4 1LT

What you'll be doing

With your endless passion for our work, you’ll help with the protection and care of habitats, wildlife, property and machinery, and your passion will inspire others to love this beautiful place as much as you do. You’ll be involved in all aspects of our outdoor work including chalk grassland management, scrub control, halo-thinning of veteran trees, and thinning of plantation woodlands. You will also help to maintain the estate infrastructure and extensive rights of way network, while ensuring that visitors have a first-rate experience at Ashridge.

Who we're looking for

To deliver this role successfully, you'll need to:

  • Demonstrate a willingness to work alongside volunteers and be able to support them to perform at their best
  • Have a commitment to customer service standards and experience of its delivery
  • Demonstrate a passion for nature and the outdoors
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills
  • Have good people skills enabling strong relationships externally and internally, to be built and maintained

And you'll need to demonstrate the following experience on your CV;

  • Practical experience in land, conservation and access management, to level 2 (or equivalent level of vocational experience)
  • Some experience of delivering engagement activities that help build or strengthen visitors’ connections with nature and the outdoors
  • Familiarity with machinery/equipment and practical certificates as required by the property

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Closing Date: 16th May 2021

Closing Date: 16/05/2021  Location: Moneybury Hill, Ringshall, Berkhamsted

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