Insh Marshes Reserve Trainee
Location: Insh Marshes
Salary: £17,960.00 - £19,925.00 Pro Rata
Contract: 6 months
Insh Marshes reserve is flanked by the stunning Cairngorm and Monadhliath mountain ranges.
You will be an excellent communicator, this role will involve working alongside a wide range of audiences including graziers, neighbours, land owners, local communities, and reserve visitors. The post holder will work closely with local and residential volunteers therefore enthusiasm to work with volunteers is essential.
An ideal opportunity for someone looking for their first contract and wish to develop their skills and experience in reserve management. The trainee will be responsible for delivering our autumn and winter practical habitat management and estate management work programme as part of a small team.
Your own personal development will be an important part of your objectives in this role, training, support and mentoring will be provided. This opportunity offers the successful applicant the chance to work and develop their ecological knowledge of upland wet grassland, wetlands, and woodland habitats.
This role is funded by Cairngorms Connect, the largest habitat restoration partnership in Britain. The trainee role will help support the team to deliver our vision to transform Insh Marshes into a prime example of a naturally functioning floodplain and river system.
Closing: 31 October
Interviews: commencing 10th November.
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Closing Date: 31/10/2021 Location: Insh, Kingussie