Farm Environment Officer

Cornwall Wildlife Trust

St Just, West Cornwall
£25,000 pa pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, food, farming & horticulture

Closing date: Sunday, 3rd June 2018   7 days left

For Kynsa ha Diwettha – Agan Tirwedh Bewa ha Gonis First and Last – Our Living Working Landscape Penwith Landscape Partnership West Cornwall

The Landscape Partnership scheme seeks to conserve and enhance the unique and very special landscape of Penwith, West Cornwall, making a lasting difference to its heritage, people and communities.

We are looking for an approachable and experienced farm adviser to work on the Penwith Landscape Partnership scheme’s Wild Penwith project. The role involves working with farmers and landowners to manage soils, nutrients and pesticides and administering a capital grants scheme for practical improvement works.

The post holder will also organise and deliver a programme of farmer engagement and training sessions on related topics.

  • 3 days (22.5 hours), fixed contract, 4 ½ years 
  • Employed by the Lead Partner, Cornwall Wildlife Trust 
  • Office base in St Just, West Cornwall 
  • Secondment considered

Interviews: to be held in St Just, date to be confirmed.

For further details and to apply, please visit our website.

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