£26,429 plus 9% Pension Contribution
Cumbria Wildlife Trust is seeking a project officer to lead the ecological work of the Planting for Pollinators project in northern Cumbria.
Planting for Pollinators is a Cumbria Local Nature Partnership project hosted by Cumbria Wildlife Trust and Cumbria County Council and funded by the Green Recovery Challenge Fund. The project is based at the Trust’s offices in Houghton just outside Carlisle.
The successful applicant will work with project partners to:
The successful candidate will ideally demonstrate significant relevant experience, ideally with a recognised conservation organisation. Experience of partnership working, habitat restoration/creation and working with contractors is essential as is a good understanding of pollinator ecology.
They will understand the importance of connecting people with nature and have good GIS skills and experience of habitat survey to at least Phase 1 level. They will be well organised, able to prioritise work and meet deadlines. They must be able to work as part of a dynamic team and be personally effective with a can-do attitude.
The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 27 September 2021. It is expected that interviews will be held week commencing 4 October 2021 at Gosling Sike, Houghton, Carlisle, CA3 0LD.
Registered in England as Cumbria Wildlife Trust Limited, a Company limited by Guarantee No. 00724133. Registered Charity No. 218711.
Cumbria Wildlife Trust is devoted to the conservation of the wildlife and wild places of Cumbria.
Closing Date: 27/09/2021 Location: Houghton, Carlisle