Community Development Manager

Sussex Wildlife Trust

£29,339 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Sunday, 4th March 2018  

Sussex Wildlife Trust

The Sussex Wildlife Trust is a conservation charity for everyone who cares about nature in Sussex. We focus on protecting the wonderfully rich natural life that is found across our towns, countryside and coast. By working alongside local people we create opportunities for us all to connect with nature and for nature to thrive in even the most unlikely places. Together we can make sure that future generations living in Sussex will be able to enjoy the sense of wonder and well-being that nature offers.

Salary £29,339 pa, permanent contract

An exciting opportunity to drive forward the Trust's public engagement work has arisen. This is a senior role helping to implement our strategic objectives and line manage a number of staff. Principal areas for delivery include the co-ordination of volunteering and developing a nature and wellbeing programme with Brighton, Eastbourne and Horsham, as key locations. Experience of urban conservation or community development is therefore important, as well as a real desire to improve people's connection to nature.

The Benefits

These roles offers flexible working, 24 days annual leave, access to an Employee Assistance Scheme and the opportunity to help the Sussex Wildlife Trust make a real difference to local wildlife.

The Next Step

The closing date for applications is the 4th March 2018. If you are interested in any of the position and believe you have the necessary skills to succeed in the role, please click here.

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