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Rights of Way vacancies: access and all public rights of way related work.


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JOB: Volunteer NNR Access Warden

BE4: N/A

LOC: Collyweston Group of NNRs North West Cambridgeshire (Stamford)

PAY: Training, uniform, PPE & travel expenses

FOR: Natural England

We have 2 exciting full time positions working alongside wardens in some of East Anglia’s most beautiful reserves. No experience is necessary as full training will be given, but would suit an individual that could commit 3-5 days p.w of their time, have a real passion for nature and the outdoors and be physically fit for this robust, challenging & highly rewarding role.  As well as on the job training, uniform and PPE, candidates can look forward to working on some of the most beautiful sites in England, carrying out signage and pathway maintenance, livestock husbandry, warden patrols, people counter collation as well as assisting permanent staff with fencing, scrub clearance, wildlife surveys and other tasks as directed.  ASK: Please contact Chris Evans, Senior Reserve Manager for an informal chat on 07979 873504 or christopher.evans@naturalengland.org.uk

JOB: Trail Watcher: England Coast Path

BE4: N / A

LOC: Somerset County Wide

PAY:

FOR: Somerset County Council

The England Coast Path in Somerset currently stretches from Brean Down to Minehead. This section takes in 58 miles of the beautiful and diverse coast of Somerset. On clear days the fortified promontory of Brean Down offers panoramic views of the whole stretch to Minehead. The path takes you to Burnham on Sea, along the flood banks of the River Parrett to Bridgwater and back to Stert Point then along the open coast to Hinkley Point. From Hinkley Point it heads west, passing through the historic port of Watchet, before continuing to Minehead. As an England Coast Path Trail Watcher you will regularly walk your adopted path(s) (3-4 times per year); carry out regular light cutting back of vegetation from around gates, stiles, bridges, way mark posts and signposts; promote responsible use of the Public Rights of Way network; report any problems encountered on local rights of way. ASK: Contact rowvolunteers@somerset.gov.uk for more info.

JOB: Adopt a Path Volunteer

BE4: Ongoing

LOC: Somerset County Wide

PAY:

FOR: Somerset County Council

The Adopt a Path scheme is a great way to get outdoors, see the countryside near my home and get to meet some people who are really passionate about the countryside. At the same time by keeping the paths clear and open for others to enjoy perfect for getting out and about more.  As a volunteer you will only need to walk the path 3-4 times a year so the role is completely flexible and can be combined with your dog walking or exercise. As an Adopt a Path volunteer you will: regularly (3-4 times per year) walk your adopted path(s); carry out regular light cutting back of vegetation from around gates, stiles, bridges, way mark posts and signposts, etc; promote responsible use of the Public Rights of Way network through observing the Countryside Code; report to issues via Explore Somerset. ASK: Contact rowvolunteers@somerset.gov.uk for more info.



Details believed correct but given without prejudice. Ends.