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JOB: Conservation Officer
BE4: 11-10-2020
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LOC: Alderney, Channel Islands
PAY: Accommodation and travel
FOR: Alderney Wildlife Trust

35 hpw, 10-12 month (by agreement). This is a focused work placement where you will be expected to take on significant levels of responsibility including leading small groups of volunteers. The role also places you within a small & tightly knit team of staff & volunteers that make up a wildlife trust, with the opportunity to learn & develop a range of skills ranging from tractor driving to species & habitat surveys. The AWT promotes the conservation of Alderney’s terrestrial & marine wildlife & associated habitats. The AWT manages several terrestrial reserves totaling over 100ha, a Ramsar site, over 20km of footpaths, along with a handful of smaller sites. You will work alongside the existing staff team developing & implementing policy for sites & delivering practical conservation. This work is supported by a well-established group of long-term resident conservation volunteers. Download full application details from https://www.alderneywildlife.org .

JOB: Outreach Officer
BE4: 11-10-2020
IV: --
LOC: Alderney, Channel Islands
PAY: Accommodation and travel
FOR: Alderney Wildlife Trust

35 hpw, 10-12 month (by agreement). The Outreach Officer leads on education & communications for the AWT. This involves coordinating visits with the school on the island, planning & running events for the public & managing social media & supporting in fundraising. You will work alongside all AWT staff to promote the work of the charity locally & engage the island & the wider world with our work. This is a focused & very high intensity work placement, which will see you take on real responsibilities, challenge you to learn on the job & require you to respond to all types of problems & issues which arise. Download full application details from https://www.alderneywildlife.org . Alderney is part of the Bailiwick Covid Bubble & as such once an applicant has undergone quarantine on arrival into the island there are no covid restriction currently in place for social interaction & travel.

JOB: Chair
BE4: 19-10-2020
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FOR: Outdoor Recreation Network

The Outdoor Recreation Network (ORN) is seeking to appoint a new Chair to succeed Fiona Groves who will step down as Chair in mid-October. Fiona has been Chair of ORN since the start of October 2019, & in that time has provided strong leadership in taking forward the ORN Action Plan 2019 - 2022. This is an important moment in the growth & influence of ORN as we continue with our renewed focus & purpose as set out in the Action Plan. The ORN Executive Committee is now seeking to recruit a driven & enthusiastic Chairperson to this exciting role. It will be essential to secure an individual of the right calibre, exp, & outlook to the role of Chair who can take a strategic lead in the development of ORN. Applications are invited from anyone, incl members & non-members. Further information: https://c-js.co.uk/2RY1hZU. Applications should be sent to elizabeth@outdoorrecreation.org.uk.

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