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A rolling list of countryside, conservation and ecology vacancies including wildlife work and environmental education, updated every weekday. Adverts are listed in chronological order, most recent at the top.

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Freelance Outdoor and Adventure Learning Tutor (Self-Employed) - Field Studies Council

Field Studies Council

FSC East Group of centres is looking for self-employed Freelance Outdoor and Environmental Learning Tutors to support our work in the delivery of fieldwork and environmental education to a wide-ranging audience; engaging and enthusing students and assisting FSC achieve its goal of ‘Bringing Environmental Understanding to All Through First-hand Experience’. They will be expected to work with groups of all abilities and to have the ability to provide an appropriate standard of care for our learners.

Technical Support, Land Management (North East) - Natural Resources Wales

Location: Clawdd Newydd, Ruthin

Grade & Salary: Grade 3 - £22,885 rising to £25,516 over four years, pro-rata

Type of contract: Permanent

Work pattern: 18.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and self-motivated professional to help support the work of our Land Management and Forest Operations Team in North East Wales. As Technical Support, you will play a key role in engaging with a wide variety internal and external stakeholders to help manage the day to day systems and processes that enable NRW to deliver it’s wide ranging Land Management remit across North East Wales.

Visitor Experience Team Undergraduate Placement Ranger - Severn Trent Water

Salary of up to £16,500 per annum

Location: One of Carsington Water, Draycote Water or Staunton Harold Reservoir

Contract: 12 month Undergraduate Placement

This role is an excellent opportunity for any environmental, or countryside management undergraduate, to gain valuable in-depth experience and training at one of Severn Trent’s busy and beautiful Visitor Sites.

During the placement you will develop first class customer service skills, and will look to protect and enhance the company’s brand and image through the quality of service offered. This will be through the maintenance of high standards of our facilities, and regular liaison with key external contacts, such as wildlife trusts, local authorities and the local community.

Member - Welsh Government

Snowdonia National Park Authority

Remuneration: £3,735 per annum covering time spent in role, plus reasonable travel expenses

Time commitment: minimum of 48 days per annum

Can you contribute to conserving our precious landscape, promoting opportunities for enjoyment for all, and helping to sustain the social and economic development of its communities? Alternatively, are you interested in developing strategic plans for the Park’s future and ensuring the Park Authority’s business is handled efficiently and effectively?

Members - Welsh Government

Brecon Beacons National Park Authority

Remuneration: £3,735 per annum covering time spent in role, plus reasonable travel expenses

Time commitment: minimum of 48 days per annum

Can you help safeguard and nurture one of Wales’ most cherished landscapes?

Skilled Arborists - Glendale

Glendale are seeking qualified and motivated Arborists to join our team based at Waltham Abbey, working for various contracts in North London.

The candidate's key responsibilities will be climbing and undertaking arboricultural duties including tree felling, dismantling crown reduction works and pruning operations.

Seasonal Tutor - Field Studies Council

FSC Slapton, Nr Kingsbridge, Devon - 2 posts

FSC Margam Discovery Centre, Nr Port Talbot

FSC Orielton, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire

The Field Studies Council (FSC) is the UK’s leading charity sector provider of outdoor environmental education. Much of our work is based at our Field Centres, which have an international reputation for high standards of school and university teaching and associated facilities.

Our West Group of Field Centre's have a number of Seasonal Tutor vacancies starting early next year and running on an annual basis between February and October.

Torfaen & Blaenau Gwent Local Nature Partnership Coordinator - Torfaen County Borough Council

Fixed Term Until 21st March 2022

Salary: Grade 7 SCP 23-28 (£26,999 - £31,371)

Torfaen County Borough Council is looking to appoint a talented and energetic partnership coordinator to manage the Torfaen and Blaenau Gwent Local Nature Partnership. The successful candidate will work with communities, businesses, public bodies and others, in local activity to support a long-term, sustainable difference to nature recovery across Torfaen and Blaenau Gwent.

RRC Senior River Restoration Adviser - The River Restoration Centre

(Full-time, 2-year Fixed Term contract)

From £33,309 per annum.

Location: Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire

We are seeking an experienced individual to manage and deliver independent technical specialist advice, and a training programme to a broad range of statutory agency, public, private and third sector organisations. Your main duties will be: to provide expert advice and support, delivery of option assessments, restoration planning and scoping of projects, the design and delivery of training courses and the coordination of an international conference on river restoration science.

Associate Lecturer in Agriculture - The Bedford College Group

We have great opportunity based at our Shuttleworth campus for an Associate Lecturer in Agriculture to become a key member of our Land and Environment department. As an Associate Lecturer in Agriculture, you will play a pivotal role in the success of our students.

The Bedford College Group aims to deliver world-class skills and education to the communities we serve. The Bedford College Group is comprised of Bedford College, Shuttleworth College, The Bedford Sixth Form, Tresham College and the National College of Motorsport.

Partnership Project Officer and Project Support Officer - The Brecks Fen Edge and Rivers Landscape Partnerhip Scheme

Seasonal Ranger - Cairngorms National Park Authority

Salary: £17,993 - £23,914 (Band A1) plus excellent benefits such as flexitime, generous annual leave and a defined pension scheme to name just a few

Contract: Fixed Term, January 2020 to 30 September 2020

Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week, including weekends and evenings

Location: Grantown on Spey

Are you looking for a unique challenge to work in one of the most amazing places in the world? We have an exciting opportunity for a Seasonal Ranger to join our Conservation Team.

The Cairngorms National Park is one of the country’s most spectacular landscapes. Renowned for its mountains, it has at its centre a montane plateau higher than 1000m, it also has extensive native pine forests, extensive moorland and a rich and diverse cultural landscape along its straths and glens.

Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 02/12/2019

Social Media Developer, The Royal Forestry Society

Practical Conservation Volunteer - Brilliant Butterflies Project, London Wildlife Trust

Outdoor Adventure Volunteers, The Youth Adventure Trust

Conservation Evidence Placement, The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust

Living Seas Volunteer, Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre

Education & Engagement Volunteer Trainee, Kent Wildlife Trust

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Estate Worker - Hestercombe Gardens

Hestercombe Gardens Trust is looking for someone to join our fantastic team of gardeners/estate workers. Settled near Taunton in Somerset and steeped in history, Hestercombe is a 300 acre estate run as an independent charity. We are a small charity with big ideas. The team is small and the work that we do here is extremely varied and fast paced. 

Ecological Roles - Middlemarch Environmental Ltd

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Coventry/London/Kent/Worcester

Hours: 40 hours per week

Are you keen to use your ecological knowledge to the full in a hands-on and varied working environment? Then one of these roles may be just what you are looking for!

As one of the leading ecological consultancy companies in the UK, Middlemarch Environmental specialises in delivering Value in Nature.  We offer client-focused, cost effective advice and expertise on all ecological issues that occur during the planning and development process, with an increasing focus on the design and delivery of biodiversity net gain.

Tutor - Field Studies Council

Field Studies Council

FSC Slapton, Nr Kingsbridge, Devon

Permanent 35 hours per week with residency offered

The post-holder will develop, plan and deliver ‘out-of-classroom learning’ activities to a wide ranging audience; engaging and enthusing students and assisting FSC achieve its goal of ‘Bringing Environmental Understanding to All though first-hand experience’.  The post-holder will be expected to lead groups of all abilities in the natural environment with the ability to provide an appropriate standard of care for our learners. You will also contribute to all other aspects of running a busy residential education centre.

Instructor/Technician - Arboriculture and Forestry - Sparsholt College

£18,873 - £23,169 (dependent upon qualifications)

Responsible for equipment checks, maintenance and service/repair of a range of equipment including chippers, stump grinders, chainsaws, brush cutters and tractors. The role also includes monitoring equipment and managing stores the ordering of spares and inventory. The delivery of practical training to various levels of courses also being an element of the role makes this a diverse and interesting role within the Arboriculture and Forestry Section.

Partnership and Development Officer - North York Moors National Park Authority

£20.3k - £22.9k with potential progression to £26.3k

We have a fantastic record of working with volunteers and being creative to develop opportunities for everybody to help care for their National Park. To help us do this, we need an enthusiastic person to work with small organisations and community groups around the National Park area.  You will work with our talented team of volunteer Task Day Leaders and also be responsible for developing our existing training programmed to train TDLs, enabling them to lead tasks efficiently and safely.

Corporate Services Officer - Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority

Fixed-term contract from February 2020 to the end of August 2020

We are the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority, an organisation that protects, enhances and promotes the immense beauty, wildlife and character of the Yorkshire Dales. As the Corporate Services Officer, you’ll provide secretarial and administrative support to the Director of Corporate Services and the Solicitor / Monitoring Officer.

Learning and Visitor Assistant - RSPB

Location: Cleveland
Salary starting at: £16,504 to £17,880 per annum - Applicants should expect under normal circumstances to receive an offer at the bottom of the advertised range

Hours: Part time, 18.75
Contract: Permanent

From peering into the murky depths of the pond to exploring the seasonal changes around the reserve, you have the opportunity to make a real difference, enriching the lives of youngsters and inspiring them to learn and care more about the natural world.

Centre Manager - Field Studies Council

Field Studies Council

FSC Blencathra, Nr. Keswick, Cumbria

FSC Salary Grade:  Scale Points 22 - 26, salary is £32,013 - £38,176 per annum (pro-rata)

This is a fixed term position from 1st March 2020 until 30th November 2020 to cover maternity leave in the first instance.

Responsible for the day to day management and performance of the learning location, responsibility for the leadership of one or more core learning location teams, and overall responsibility for an agreed function across the region/group.

Warden - South Yorkshire - The Conservation Volunteers

The Conservation Volunteers

This is a full time, fixed-term role at 35 hours a week until March 2020.

We are looking for someone to join our team in South Yorkshire to help us care for some wonderful community woodlands. 

TCV, in partnership with the Land Trust, engage local communities in the use and management of 465 ha green spaces across South Yorkshire.

Reporting to the Operations Leader you will be part of a team responsible for delivering and assisting a busy program of site maintenance works and inspections.

Rural Estate Delivery Advisor - Landmarc Support Services Limited

Location: Longmoor Camp, Liss, Hampshire, GU33 6EL

Hours: 37 per week, Monday to Friday

Salary: £37,528 plus company car or car allowance

An exciting and challenging job opportunity has arisen for the post of Rural Estate Delivery Advisor working for Landmarc Support Services Ltd. in the South East of England. Based at Longmoor near Aldershot, the role covers sites across the Defence Training Estate in Hampshire, Sussex, Kent and some outlying establishments.

Access Field Support Officer - The British Horse Society

Home Based in East, South West, East and West Midlands & Yorkshire

Full Time, 35 hours per week

Salary: Competitive

The British Horse Society is the nation’s largest equine charity with a passion for horses that is backed by knowledge and expertise. The BHS represents and provides a range of services for horse riders, horse owners, enthusiasts and professionals. The Access Team works to preserve, protect and extend equestrian access throughout the UK

Temporary Area Warden - North - Snowdonia National Park Authority

Penrhyndeudraeth

Salary of between £24,799 - £26,999 pro rata 

Snowdonia National Park Authority protects the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of Snowdonia National Park. Covering 823 miles of diverse landscape, the Park is home to over 26,000 people, the highest mountain in England and Wales and the largest natural lake in Wales. We are now looking for a Temporary Area Warden to join us for a seven month fixed-term maternity cover contract, with the possibility of an extension for the right candidate.

Assistant Investigations Officer - RSPB

Location: Flexible within Scotland

Salary starting at: £19,602 to £21,236 per annum

Hours: Full time / Contract: Permanent

The illegal killing of the birds of prey is a stain on the UK's reputation. It affects almost all of our raptor species, and particularly impacts those of high conservation concern such as the hen harrier, peregrine and golden eagle.

This role is working within a dedicated and unique team combatting this issue alongside partners including the Police and statutory agencies.

Centre Assistant / Trainee Instructor - Lochranza Field Studies & Activities Centre

We are looking for a Centre Assistant / Trainee Instructor to join our small team for 2020 season.  

We are an Outdoor Education Centre looking after around 75 young people a week located on the rather lovely Isle of Arran just off West Central Scotland.  

We teach a mix of Field Studies - Geography, Biology & Geology.  We also provide a range of outdoor activities - canoes, raft building, mountain biking, abseiling, archery, orienteering & geocaching.   Your role will be to work as a Centre Assistant throughout our departments - catering, housekeeping, activities & field studies. 

Rural Craftsperson / Estate Worker - Hertfordshire County Council

Location: Aldenham, Watford

Salary Range: £20,344 - £22,462 pa

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contract: Permanent

Hertfordshire County Council’s Rural Estates Team are looking for an enthusiastic, skilled and dedicated person to help manage its woodland, farmland trees, open space and public access routes across the county.

Farm Manager - Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

£26,200 p.a Plus up to 9% Employer Pension Contribution

35 hours per week

Are you looking for a rewarding job which will combine your farming skills and experience with a knowledge and passion for conservation farming? Do you want to help create a living landscape that is productive and rich in wildlife?

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust is looking for an experienced Farm Manager to live in the Farmhouse at Appleton Mill Farm near Pickering. The ideal candidate will have a passion for farming and an interest in nature conservation.

Development Manager - 9Trees CIC

5 hours / week for 3-6 months, pro-bono

9Trees is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company, set up by a group of people determined to make a positive impact on the environment. We help people plant nine trees a year to offset their carbon footprint. We bring together landowners and contractors to plant trees. We photograph and geolocate each tree and ensure their longevity through pre- and post-management. With years of experience in nature conservation, promoting native wildlife and sustainable woodland sites across the UK is at the core of our mission.

Freelance Outdoor and Adventure Learning Tutors - Field Studies Council

(Self-Employed)

The Field Studies Council (FSC) is the UK’s leading charity sector provider of outdoor environmental education. Much of our work is based at our Field Centres, which have an international reputation for high standards of school and university teaching and associated facilities. .  

FSC North Group of centres is looking for self-employed Freelance Outdoor and Adventure Learning Tutors to support our work in the delivery of adventurous activities and / or academic fieldwork and environmental education to a wide-ranging audience.

Forest Craftsperson - Bowland Beat - Forestry England

Slaidburn, Lancashire

£20,752

To help maintain and enhance the Public Forest Estate within the Bowland Beat, using a full range of practical forestry and countryside skills. To support the delivery of a high quality experience for visitors. To help maintain productive links with neighbours, local communities, external partners, contractors and volunteers.

Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 25/11/2019

Woodland Conservation Volunteer, English Heritage

Woodland Conservation Volunteer Facilitator, Volunteer, English Heritage

Conservation Volunteer, Cumbernauld Living Landscape

Volunteer Seasonal Outdoor Education Instructors, YMCA Lakeside

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Senior Conservation Scientist - RSPB

Location: Sandy

Salary: £29,507 to £31,966 per annum. Applicants should expect under normal circumstances to receive an offer at the bottom of the advertised range.

Hours: Full Time

Contract: Permanent

We are seeking an experienced conservation scientist to develop a portfolio of applied research in support of the conservation objectives of the RSPB in the UK. We are looking for a post-doctoral scientist with a clear track record of designing and delivering ecological research, and of publishing in the peer-reviewed scientific literature.

Principal Conservation Scientist - RSPB

Location: Sandy, Bedfordshire

Salary starting at: £34,643 to £37,529 per annum. Applicants should expect under normal circumstances to receive an offer at the bottom of the advertised range.

Hours: Full time

Contract: Permanent

We are looking for an experienced post-doctoral scientist with a track record of designing and delivering research projects, of developing collaborations and of winning external funding.

Assistant Grazing Officer - Sussex Wildlife Trust

Location: Southerham, Lewes with Travel across Sussex required.

Actual Salary: £23, 380 per annum

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: 35 hours Days. Monday - Friday - Evening and weekend work required as part of a weekly rota

Sussex Wildlife Trust is a conservation charity for everyone who cares about nature in Sussex. We focus on protecting the wonderfully rich natural life that is found across our towns, countryside and coast.  By working alongside local people we create opportunities for us all to connect with nature and for nature to thrive in even the most unlikely places. 

Habitat Management Assistant/Arb Groundworker - Greenwillows Associates Ltd

Salary: Starting wage £9.30 per hour depending on experience (we are a Living Wage employer)

Full time, casual hours or 6 month contract available

Who we are: Greenwillows Associates is a friendly, family-run independent ecological consultancy based near Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. We have been running for 17 years. We conduct a wide variety of protected species, arboricultural and habitat surveys across the East and South-East of England as well as providing practical habitat creation/management services. Our clients range from large utility companies, developers and architects through to schools and individual homeowners.

Restoration Coordinator - Canal & River Trust

Up to £28,000 + generous contributory pension + great holiday allowance
12-month fixed-term contract covering maternity leave, starting as soon as possible
Based Birmingham – but other locations will be considered.

At the Canal & River Trust, we believe life’s better by water, and that the waterways we take care of have an important contribution to make to the health and well-being of local communities and economies. Join us, in this wide-ranging role, and you will play a key part in helping us achieve our ambition of becoming a recognised leader in the restoration field.

Visitor Centre and Education Officer - Colchester Borough Council

Location: High Woods Country Park 

Salary range: £20,444 to £24,046

Contract: 8-month maternity cover, full time, or part time job share

Working Hours: 37hrs per week or 18.5hrs per week

We are seeking a suitably experienced individual  who can lead visitor centre services at Colchester Borough Council’s award-winning High Woods Country Park and develop and run the education and event programme. You will, work on average a 37-hour week, including alternate weekends. Alternatively, we are seeking two suitably experienced individuals to job share the above role. I.e. we are seeking a part time Visitor Centre Officer and a part time Education and Events Officer, 18.5 hrs per week, including working one weekend a month.

Senior Learning & Engagement Officer - Sussex Wildlife Trust

Location: Rye Harbour Discovery Centre, East Sussex

Salary: £25,900 - £27,200 per annum

Contract Type: Fixed term for 3 years

Hours: Full time (35 hours a week) including weekends and evenings

The senior learning and engagement officer is responsible for the organisation and implementation of the education and events programme at Rye Harbour Discovery Centre & Nature Reserve with the aim of promoting engagement, enjoyment and understanding of ecology and environmental issues. They will play a key role in delivering the ambitious activity plan which is integral to the National Lottery Heritage Fund Discover Rye Harbour project.

Arboricultural Consultant - Tyler Grange

Location: London & Manchester

Salary - Negotiable

Tyler Grange is looking for a client-facing consultant to join our Arboriculture team to support our continued growth. We are looking for someone with enthusiasm and a passion for what they do and will offer excellent career prospects, a great working environment and support network with training in return.

At Tyler Grange our aim is to deliver a fantastic service for our clients and to have great fun doing what we love.

Caen Wetlands Development Lead - Devon Wildlife Trust

Salary: £29,130 (pro-rata) plus 5% pension

Do you want to play the leading role in developing a brand-new coastal wetlands creation project in northern Devon?

Devon Wildlife Trust is planning to create an exciting new area of wetlands in one of the most biodiverse estuaries in the South West.  Located in the heart of the North Devon UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, the Caen Wetlands is an ambitious proposal to create a stunning wildlife facility and public amenity. 

Education Officer (Nature Friendly Schools) - Devon Wildlife Trust

Salary: £22,185 (pro rata) plus 5% pension

Are you a passionate advocate for the benefits of being in nature?  Are you a dynamic communicator?  

Nature Friendly Schools is a Defra funded; nationwide project led by the Wildlife Trusts.  The aim of the project is to work with school communities to develop plans for utilizing local green spaces as a tool for building mental health resilience in vulnerable children.  Rather than a specific delivery role, the successful candidate will work closely with staff across the school community to shape a program of outdoor sessions designed to influence positive mental health benefits. 

Reserve Wardens - Natural England

Salary Minimum is £17,863

Theses posts are for two permanent full time roles, joining established NNR colleagues within the West Anglia Area Team of Natural England. These Reserve Warden roles will be responsible for leading practical management work on a series of National Nature Reserves primarily Barnack Hills and Holes; Castor Hanglands; Collyweston Great Wood and Easton Hornstocks; Holme Fen; Monks Wood; and Woodwalton Fen.

You will support colleagues to deliver the agreed aims of our NNR Management Plans, carrying out tasks either directly or through leading volunteers and contractors.

Public Rights of Way Mapping Officer - Worcestershire County Council

Scale 5 £15,754 - £17,394

27 hours per week

You will undertake a wide range of mapping tasks including the processing of legal orders to change the definitive map, assessment of and commenting on planning applications, and responding to general mapping queries from both internal colleagues and external enquirers. All of which contribute to the Council's duty to maintain Worcestershire County Council’s Definitive Map and Statement.

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Conservation Assistant - Northumberland Wildlife Trust

The salary starts at £16,305 per annum.   

The role is for 35 hours per week and the contract is for a 24 month period at the outset with opportunities for continuation.

We are looking to appoint a confident, innovative and enthusiastic person to join our team, as a Conservation Assistant.

The main functions of this role are to: help deliver the conservation function of the Trust including responding to planning applications, helping with the Local Wildlife Sites work and responding to the public with conservation queries.

Assistant Reserves Officer - Shropshire Wildlife Trust

Two year contract

This is a part time post for three days (21 hrs) per week.

Shropshire Wildlife Trust is a charity dedicated to the conservation of Shropshire's wildlife and wild places. The Trust wishes to see a natural environment that is safeguarded yet dynamic, a resilient place where all can enjoy a sustainable future, recognising that the economy depends on the environment.

While our wider aims involve influencing and educating others we also own and manage around 1000 hectares of nature reserves. These are special places prized for their beautiful habitats and rare species and also a place where people can go to see nature and experience the joy of being outdoors.

Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 18/11/2019

Events Volunteer, Kent Wildlife Trust

Romney Marsh Visitor Centre Volunteer, Kent Wildlife Trust

Roadside Nature Reserve Wardens, Kent Wildlife Trust

Roadside Wardens, Kent Wildlife Trust

Sevenoaks Visitor Centre Volunteers, Kent Wildlife Trust

Volunteer Trainee Reserves Officer, Cornwall Wildlife Trust

Parks in Mind Volunteer, Bournemouth Parks Foundation

Kingfisher Barn Visitor Centre Volunteer, Bournemouth Parks Foundation

Volunteer Community Fundraising Champions, Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT)

Volunteering Learning Assistant Internships - Various Locations, RSPB

Farne Islands & Northumberland Coast Volunteer Ranger, National Trust

Trainee Countryside Ranger, Torbay Coast & Countryside Trust

Trustees, The Orchard Project

Skokholm Long Term Volunteers, The Wildlife Trust of South & West Wales

Grounds and Surveying Volunteer, Field Studies Council

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Consultancy Manager - EMEC Ecology

Salary: £43,000 pa

Contract type: Permanent / Full time

Location: Nottingham, NG1 1EA

Interested? Find out more... As a commercial subsidiary of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust, we have the conservation and restoration of nature at our heart. When delivering our clients’ projects and objectives, we look for biodiversity net-gain wherever possible and through our ecology, land management and arboriculture services we deliver innovative solutions to benefit habitats and species.

Senior Ecologist - BSG Ecology Ltd

Newcastle

£26-33.5K & benefits

BSG Ecology was established in 1997, and is one of the largest independent ecological practices in the UK with a nationwide permanent staff of fifty, over six offices.

This is a great opportunity to join our experienced, friendly and innovative Newcastle team, and one of the largest independent ecological consultancies in the UK. You will have the chance to become involved in a variety of interesting, complex and high-profile projects for a wide-range of clients, and to develop your skills in all aspects of consultancy work through mentoring, a structured review process and training programme.

Senior Ecologist - EMEC Ecology

Salary: c£34,500 - depending on skills and experience (paid pro rata for part time)

Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time or Part time

Location: The Old Ragged School, Brook Street, Nottingham, NG1 1EA

We are a close-knit, friendly and supportive team, with a relaxed office atmosphere. The majority of our projects are within an hour of our office, and as such over-night stays are typically infrequent. We are seeking an individual with the relevant level of consultancy experience and associated protected species licences.

Join our team and help to deliver our growth strategy.

Consultant Ecologist - EMEC Ecology

Salary: Up to £24,774pa (pro-rata for part-time) - depending on skills and experience

Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time or Part time

Location:  Nottingham, NG1 1EA

We have an opportunity to join our friendly team, based at our listed offices in the heart of the creative quarter in Nottingham.

As a commercial subsidiary of Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust, we see conservation as a core value. When delivering our clients’ projects and objectives, we look for biodiversity net-gain wherever possible and deliver innovative solutions.

Head of Conservation - Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Salary: £40,655 - £42,944 per annum

Hours: Full time Permanent - 37.5hrs per week

Based: Devizes SN10 1NJ

This is an exciting opportunity to join of one of the UK’s leading environmental charities. Your appointment as Head of Conservation will be an opportunity to let your vision and leadership shine, as you take responsibility for the development and delivery of the Trust’s conservation objectives. In addition, as a member of the Senior Leadership Team you will share collective responsibility for the day to day management of the Trust as a whole.

Conservation Officer (Environmental Land Management Schemes) - North Pennines AONB Partnership

Grade 10 £30,507 to £33,799

An opportunity has arisen for a Conservation Officer to co-ordinate the delivery of a DEFRA-funded ‘Tests and Trials’ project which aims to lay the foundations for a new Environmental Land Management system which supports Nature Recovery and other Ecosystem Services in the North Pennines. The Test will involve working collaboratively with farmers and land managers in the co-design of simple land management plans, rooted in the AONB Management Plan.

Conservation Officer - Evidence and Data - Shropshire Wildlife Trust

Two year contract, 35 hours per week, based at the headquarters of Shropshire Wildlife Trust in Shrewsbury.

The Trust wishes to see a natural environment that is safeguarded yet dynamic, a resilient place where all can enjoy a sustainable future, recognising that the economy depends on the environment. To achieve this we need the best available evidence to ensure our conservation practice and policy are fit for the opportunities and challenges facing wildlife across the County.

Volunteer posts advertised week beginning 11/11/2019

Learning Volunteer, National Trust

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Head of Land Management - Kent Wildlife Trust

Full time role

Salary Range: Up to £43,000

Based Tyland Barn, Maidstone, Kent

Kent Wildlife Trust is seeking a Head of Land Management to take proactive, strategic, management responsibility for the management of its estates team, its Nature Reserves and the land that it manages for third parties.

This is an extremely exciting opportunity for someone with a proven commitment to conservation to make a real difference to the conservation of our wildlife heritage in Kent.

Conservation Scientist - Natural Climate Solutions - RSPB

Location: The Lodge / Cambridge (David Attenborough Building)
Salary: £25,643 to £27,585 per annum. Applicants should expect under normal circumstances to receive an offer at the bottom of the advertised range.
Hours: Full Time Contract: 14 month Fixed Term contract

Climate change and biodiversity loss are affecting people and nature and land management will be key to ameliorating the effects of both. RSPB is seeking a talented conservation scientist with good GIS and analytical skills to join projects examining the spatial conservation and climate change mitigation consequences of land management and restoration in the UK and Europe.

Senior Ranger - Rockingham Forest Trust

£21,500 to £23,500 depending on experience

Immediate start - Permanent position.

Based at Stanwick Lakes Nature Reserve

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Ranger to join our dynamic team. Based at the Stanwick Lakes Nature Reserve and Countryside Attraction with all the fantastic facilities and activities it has to offer, the purpose of the role will be twofold: to manage the daily requirements of the central hub of the site throughout the busy summer period, ensuring a great experience for our visitors.