Trainee Upland Path Workers x8

Outdoor Access Trust for Scotland - The Mountains and The People Project

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Friday, 23rd February 2018   Closes today

Paid national minimum wage – Full time – Fixed term 6 month contract

Do you have what it takes to become a custodian of Scotland’s most iconic mountains? This is an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic, motivated individuals to join The Mountains and The People project, on a practical work based training programme within the Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park.

Over 6 months you will learn the techniques of upland path construction, maintenance and landscape restoration, through practical skills training and work placements, whilst working towards a Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) Level 2 in Environmental Conservation. You will also receive accredited training in first aid and manual handling leading.

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Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 23 February 2018.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 13, Wednesday 14 and Thursday 15 March 2018.

The positions will start on the 23rd April 2018.

Take a look at our training video to hear about experiences of our previous Cairngorms trainee upland path workers –

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