Passionate about nature, dedicated to saving it. Since we started on our mission in 1889, the threats to nature have continued to grow, but we've grown to meet them too.
We’re now the largest nature conservation charity in the country, consistently delivering successful conservation, forging powerful new partnerships with other organisations and inspiring others to stand up and give nature the home it deserves.
Salary: £21,718.00 - £24,294.00 Per Annum
Are you ready to apply for what will almost certainly be the most personally, physically and professionally challenging post of your career in land management? Perhaps you are an existing assistant warden looking for livestock experience or a stockperson looking for conservation experience? If so, then the position of Assistant Warden on the spectacular and remote island of Oronsay may be for you!
Salary: £21,718 - £24,294 Per Annum
Duration: 12 Months
As part of a bigger Northern England project to halt the decline of curlew, you will drive the delivery of management interventions, undertake monitoring of the curlew response and inspire many more people from nearby communities to get involved across the Forest of Bowland landscape. The role is about working with farmers and landowners and our partners to deliver practical management for curlew on land not in Defra schemes in the Forest of Bowland. The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator and advocate for curlew conservation.
The 2015–2021 Britain and Ireland Seabird Census, ‘Seabirds Count’, is a partnership project led by JNCC. It is repeated approximately every 15 years, covering the whole of Britain and Ireland and all 25 breeding seabird species – an ambitious programme!
Two vacancies have arisen for Research Assistants; one in Orkney, and one in Lewis and Shetland. Both posts will involve surveying a wide range of seabirds at their breeding colonies from land (incl. Early morning and Overnight) and boat, including northern specialties such as black guillemot, skuas and European storm-petrel, along with more widespread species such as fulmar, shag, guillemot, razorbill, kittiwake, gulls and terns.
Location: Shetland Office, ZE3
Salary: £23,966 - £26,808 Per Annum
Working in some of the most stunning scenery in the UK, surrounded by special landscapes and sensational wildlife, we are looking for a Warden to carry out our varied and exciting work programme here in Shetland. From monitoring and practically managing for rare breeding red-necked phalaropes and surveying vast swathes of peatland to recording data and bringing reports to life, the role is varied and immersed in some awe-inspiring work.
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