Engagement Officer - New Forest National Park

Freshwater Habitats Trust

Home-based/Remote (sites)
£24,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract


Sectors: conservation & wildlife, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Friday, 2nd August 2024  

Freshwater Habitats Trust is a friendly, well-respected conservation charity that works to protect freshwater wildlife through practical, evidence-based, and effective nature conservation projects. We are now recruiting for this post: Engagement Officer in the New Forest National Park.

The role will focus on the delivery of community and stakeholder engagement across the Climate Action Fund project, YouCan, a climate action scheme, with a focus on connecting young people to nature and helping communities across the region tackle the climate and nature crisis.

The role will also cover engagement activities under the Species Survival Fund, another partnership scheme, with a focus on action to halt species decline by restoring habitats back to the landscape.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who will deliver a programme of activities and events, citizen science surveys as well as delivering an awareness campaign to engage local communities and visitors in the protection of the New Forest’s freshwater and coastal habitats.

Freshwater Habitats Trust is an equal-opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.

Interview date: 14/08/2024

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