Miner 2 Major Wildlife Volunteer Officer

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust

£20,196 pa pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.nottinghamshirewildlife.org vacancies@nottswt.co.uk

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Sunday, 24th March 2019   5 days left

Are you a keen conservationist with a passion to connect communities to the natural world? 

To help deliver the Better Habitats and the Saving Sherwood’s Special Species projects, you will need to build strong links with local communities and to develop a robust and active volunteer ‘Friends Group’ who can help landowners to protect and care for a range of wildlife-rich sites in Sherwood, now and in the future.

You will have a degree or equivalent experience in an environment related subject and experience of working with volunteers and community groups in an outdoor ‘practical’ setting .

Miner2Major is a five-year (2019-2023) Landscape Partnership scheme, supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund; it is a people-focussed programme that will take action to reconnect Sherwood Forest’s sense of place, its ancient woodlands, heathlands, and cultural heritage, through a partnership that welcomes people and inspires future success from legends of the past. Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust will be leading on the delivery of the Saving Sherwood’s Special Species and Better Habitats projects.

This role is 22.5 hours per week and is fixed term until April 2023.

For more information and to apply please see our website here.

Closing date for applications: 24th March 2019
Interview date: w/c 8th April 2019

Contact details

To apply for this role please complete the application form on our website and email it to vacancies@nottswt.co.uk before the closing date of 24th March 2019. Applications should either be in .doc or .PDF format.

If you have any questions about the role which are not answered in the documents provided then please call the office on 0115 958 8242 and speak with Alex Rogers, Senior HR Officer.

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