River Wiske Project Officer - Maternity Cover

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

£25,000 pa pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

ywt.org.uk info@ywt.org.uk

Reference: 17.6.53

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, water & hydrology

Closing date: Monday, 26th February 2018   3 days left

Do you Love Yorkshire, Love Wildlife? Are you as committed as we are to creating a Yorkshire rich in wildlife for everyone? We are one of the UK’s fastest growing environmental organisations and seek to appoint a Project Officer to work on the River Wiske.

The River Wiske Project Officer will deliver YWT’s Living Landscapes vision primarily in the Vale of Mowbray area of the Region. This will be done through a busy programme of works which maintain and enhance Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s nature reserve. The post holder will also help to deliver Living Landscape projects across North Yorkshire working with external partners and local communities and as part of a team with other staff, volunteers and trainees.

As well as being passionate and enthusiastic about our mission to secure Living Landscapes and Living Seas, you will have hands-on experience of land management for nature conservation, experience of working with volunteers and community groups as well as a good understanding of relevant legislation in relation to land management. You will have excellent communication skills with a keen team working approach and the ability to work under your own initiative as appropriate.

To apply please visit our website.

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