Living Landscapes Community Engagement Manager (Berkshire)

Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust (BBOWT)

Maidenhead, Berkshire
£30,000 – £32,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental education

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!

This role will drive the Trust’s ambition to develop and deliver community engagement initiatives within Living Landscape schemes in Berkshire. Taking a holistic approach, this role will seek to energise and facilitate direct action to rebuild nature while connecting people with nature through self-guided discovery or local community projects and environmental events within Living Landscape areas. The role will promote the Trust’s nature and wellbeing agenda in Berkshire.

This role inherits one ongoing Living Landscape project in West Berkshire with further responsibility for developing new schemes and opportunities in other parts of the county.

A successful candidate will have at least three years’ experience in environmental, community, charity or volunteering sectors and a strong track record of developing new community engagement initiatives and working with partners and stakeholders. They will be skilled in project development, management and evaluation and will be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills at all levels.

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing 90 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife.

For full details on how to apply for the post, please visit our website

CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

The closing date for applications is 9.00am, Wednesday 6 September 2017.

Interviews will be held at Woolley Firs, Maidenhead on 15 September 2017.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Berkshire, Buckinghamshire & Oxfordshire Wildlife Trust, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford Oxon OX4 4XT

Registered Charity No. 204330

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