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Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust
18.75 hours per week
Salary: £19,654.42 Pro rata + 9% pension contribution
Duration: Fixed Term Maternity Cover (9mths – 1 year)
Location: the post will be based at Victoria Hall, Stafford Road, Sheffield, S2 2SF, but delivery will be at various locations across Rotherham
The role will focus on engaging local communities in their green spaces on four sites across Rotherham: Eldon Road, Eastwood; Boston Park, Canklow: Sandhill Park, Rawmarsh, Winterhills, and Kimberworth Park. This will be done through improvements which aim to help make the site, places that everyone will be proud of.
£25,463 to £29,707
Full time – Part Time hours considered
The RSPB are expanding our Corporate Partnerships team as we build on recent successes and increased public awareness of our efforts to collaborate with businesses, enabling collective action in support of nature's recovery. The Partnership Development Manager will work with the wider team to develop support and funding from business and brands by delivering the RSPB's partnership offer to reach challenging but achievable targets.
£26200 p.a. pro rata plus up to 9% employee pension contribution
21 hours per week
Are you looking for a new challenge? Would you like to combine your knowledge and experience of land management with your passion and commitment to engaging local communities? Do you share our vision of creating a Yorkshire rich in wildlife for everyone?
YWT are seeking to appoint a Living Landscape Officer to join our North Region Team. This is a great opportunity for the right person to deliver YWT’s Living Landscapes work primarily in the East of North Yorkshire (Hambleton, Ryedale and Scarborough) based at our headquarters in York.
28 Hours per Week – Fixed Term 18 Month Contract
£28,700 p.a pro rata Plus up to 9% Employer Pension Contribution
The post holder will lead an exciting cross-cutting Living Seas and Living Landscapes programme of work, developing a feasibility study appraising options and developing partnerships that will allow for the creation of a Coastal Conservation Corridor across the Humber Estuary funded by the Endangered Landscapes Programme.
Salary dependant on experience.
Typical working hours of 0800 to 1630, with great potential for seasonal overtime and weekend work as required.
Cheviot Trees are looking to recruit an enthusiastic, self-motivated and flexible individual to assist our experienced growing team at our cell grown tree nursery near Berwick upon Tweed. The right candidate must be able to demonstrate a background in plants and crop growing.
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 p.a. pro rata
Hours: Full time - 35 hrs per week
Term: Fixed term until 31st July 2020
Pension: 5% employer contribution to a group auto-enrolment pension scheme
Location: North of England, Midlands, or North Wales border. Home working may be considered.
The John Muir Award, the main engagement initiative of the John Muir Trust, is a leading environmental award scheme focused on wild places. We are recruiting a John Muir Officer as part of an existing staff team to support and develop the John Muir Award throughout England.
Based at Harrogate, North Yorkshire
£24,500 (includes pension contribution)
Open Country is an inspirational Harrogate-based charity seeking to enable people with disabilities to enjoy the countryside. We achieve this through a programme of countryside activities, and the provision of information and advice.
We are looking for a team player to help develop the work of this innovative and well-loved organisation. Duties will include leading two weekly nature conservation work parties, running the Wetherby Tandem Club and managing our minibus fleet
Tyne and Wear
£25,463 to £27,585
Full time Permanent
Are you passionate about nature and experienced in conservation delivery in the uplands? We are looking for a determined and enthusiastic team-player to join our Northeast and Cumbria Area Team, to deliver a range of work for priority species and habitats, with a key focus on the North Pennines and Yorkshire Dales. In this varied role you will be a strong advocate for nature, building positive and innovative partnerships, providing advice directly to land managers, responding to developments which threaten protected sites or species, and delivering conservation projects to help nature thrive.
Details believed correct but given without prejudice. Ends.