River Foss Project Assistant

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust

£20,000 pa pro rata plus up to 9% employer pension contribution

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.ywt.org.uk hr@ywt.org.uk 01904 659570 Cathryn Egan

Reference: 17.6.107

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, water & hydrology

Closing date: Monday, 3rd June 2019  

Would you like to play a part in creating a Yorkshire rich in wildlife for everyone? Would you like to combine your passion for the environment with your skills and experience to improve habitat quality and quantity?

The River Foss Project Assistant will work primarily around the north-east of York. The post holder will help deliver a new Living Landscape project in North Yorkshire working with external partners, local communities and as part of a team with other staff, volunteers and trainees.

As well as being passionate and enthusiastic about our mission to secure Living Landscapes and Living Seas, you will have excellent communication skills to work with our existing networks and stakeholders. You will be highly organised and have a positive ‘can do’ attitude. We are looking for someone with good knowledge of or willing to learn natural flood management techniques as well the ability to work with farmers and landowners. You will be a keen team player with the ability to work under your own initiative as appropriate.

See www.ywt.org.uk for more details or ring the office for an application pack: 01904 659570 or e-mail hr@ywt.org.uk

Please note we don’t accept CVs

  • Closing date: 9am Monday 3 June 2019
  • Interviews: Friday 14 June 2019

Please note that applications received after the closing deadline will not be considered

Yorkshire Wildlife Trust is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

No agencies

YWT Company 409650; Charity no. 210807.

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