Dorset’s Heathland Heart Outreach Officer


Swanage, Dorset
£23,000 - £28,000 pa pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract 01722 342749 Julia Clements

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology, environmental education

Closing date: Tuesday, 20th February 2018   1 day left

Back from the Brink is one of the most ambitious conservation projects ever undertaken. Its aim- to save 20 species from extinction and benefit over 200 more through 19 projects that span England; from the tip of Cornwall to Northumberland.

Plantlife are seeking an experienced Outreach Officer to champion public involvement with the Dorset Heathlands and develop a training and participation programme. You will work closely with the National Trust, local partners and communities to involve and enthuse the public in some of the ‘less fashionable’ heathland species. You will need to enjoy working with people, have excellent communication and organisation skills and experience of working with volunteers.

Interviews will be held at Plantlife’s HQ in Salisbury on Tuesday 27th February. 

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