Park Ranger (Maternity Cover)

Groundwork NEWY

Wakefield, West Yorkshire

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental education

Closing date: Wednesday, 20th June 2018   1 day left

28th August 2018 to 25th April 2019 inclusive: 35 weeks
£9.00 per hour, 22.5hr week (Tues – Thur)

Groundwork NEWY are looking for an enthusiastic person to join their small team of urban fringe park rangers for a fixed term. The post holder will demonstrate an eagerness for and knowledge of the natural world, be comfortable planning and delivering community activities, and working with schools. You will need to be confident, innovative, motivated and self-reliant. Site- and habitat maintenance are part of this role.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to gain experience, and cover every aspect of open space management, community liaison, environmental interpretation and amenity.

A driver’s licence is essential, prior experience desirable, degree or equivalent in an environmental subject desirable; a willingness to work in what can be physically-demanding situations is essential.

For further information, please contact David Spencer on 07486661130 or

Application packs available here.

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy and have the necessary skills as outlined in the job description then please complete an application form and return to by the closing date of 20th June 2018.

Proposed Interview Date: 27.06.18

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