Conservation Officer - North Highland


Golspie or Forsinard Office, North Highland
£25,463 - £27,585 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: A3921118

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Thursday, 29th November 2018  

Are you passionate about saving nature and a great advocate for sustainable land and marine management? We are looking for an enthusiastic team player to help deliver our conservation work programme in North Highland (Caithness and Sutherland). Challenges and opportunities in this amazing part of North Scotland are huge; influencing upland, farmland and coastal management across a suite of habitats, through species recovery, advisory, site protection and advocacy, for a suite of internationally important sites and species including the Flow Country, farmland waders and seabirds not to mention a whole host of other important wildlife. You will be part of a team addressing these issues directly as well as promoting nature conservation objectives to a wide variety of audiences. You will understand and promote an integrated partnership approach to conservation delivery and act as an advocate for building the conservation movement. You will have at least two years experience of nature conservation or land management work.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Please mention when responding to this ad.