White Cliffs Countryside Partnership

Dover, Kent
£19,612 - £22,514 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.whitecliffscountryside.org.uk richard.haynes@dover.gov.uk 07775 928226 Richard Haynes

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental education

Closing date: Sunday, 26th May 2019   4 days left

This is an exciting opportunity for an outgoing and talented individual to join our ranger team at White Cliffs Countryside Partnership (WCCP) – part of the role will be working at Samphire Hoe, a unique country park on the coast of East Kent. Working alongside the rangers and a dedicated group of volunteers, you will assist with the day-to-day management of Samphire Hoe, including habitat management, the delivery of educational activities and visitor management. You will also assist with the management of other sites across Folkestone and Dover, helping to implement the aims and objectives of the WCCP.

Essential Requirements:

  • Experience of habitat management, especially grassland management
  • Experience of delivering outdoor educational activities for school groups
  • Experience of working with volunteers on practical projects
  • Ability to engage with visitors/members of the public to ensure that the WCCP message is being communicated
  • Passion for wildlife
  • Understanding of wildlife and other land based legislation
  • Qualification in conservation, biology or similarly related discipline or experience in making land management decisions to benefit wildlife and people
  • Full Clean Driving License

You will be required to work evenings and weekends

Due to the nature of the role, this post requires a standard DBS check.

For more information and to apply visit www.dover.gov.uk

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Richard Haynes, WCCP Manager on 07775 928226 or email richard.haynes@dover.gov.uk

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