River Wiske Project Assistant - Maternity Cover

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

£19,600 pa pro rata plus up to 9% employer pension contribution

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

ywt.org.uk info@ywt.org.uk 01904 659570 Tracey Davison-Franks

Reference: 17.6.53

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology

Closing date: Monday, 23rd April 2018   2 days left

Do you Love Yorkshire, Love Wildlife? Are you as committed as we are to creating a Yorkshire rich in wildlife for everyone? Would you like to join an expanding and vibrant environmental organisation?

YWT is seeking to appoint a Project Assistant to cover a period of maternity leave. As the post holder you will deliver YWT’s Living Landscapes vision primarily in the Vale of Mowbray area of the region through assisting in the delivery of the River Wiske Living Landscapes Project. You will also assist with the recruiting, supporting and managing of Volunteers and Supporters Groups as well as work in partnership and provide programme administration.

As well as being passionate and enthusiastic about our mission to secure Living Landscapes and Living Seas, you will have excellent communication skills with a keen team working approach and the ability to work under your own initiative. Though not essential you will also ideally have hands-on experience of land management for nature conservation and experience of working with volunteers and community groups.

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