Estates Worker - South

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Langford Lakes Nature Reserve, Salisbury, Wiltshire
£17,842 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Wednesday, 13th November 2019   1 day left

Reports to: Reserves Manager - South
Hours: Full time - 37.5 per week
Based: Langford Lakes nature reserve

Based out of Langford Lakes this is a rare and exciting opportunity to become involved in the management and maintenance of some of the country’s finest nature reserves. If you have already gained conservation practical skills and experience and are looking for a role in which you will be able to express and convey your passion whilst really making a difference, then we would like to hear from you.

The role will involve practical land and estate management that will vary by season and habitat. You will work as part of a small estates team alongside farm and conservation officers to deliver the essential programme of maintenance and repairs that is necessary to maintain a safe working and visitor environment to the highest standards.

The role will be very visible and you will meet members of the public on a daily basis. You will lead and develop volunteer opportunities and help organise and deliver events. You may occasionally also find that you are helping to deliver our practical work alongside our youth or adult wellbeing projects, Care Farm and Forest Schools activities. This busy and fulfilling role is central to our land management delivery.

Closing Date: 9.00am Wednesday 13th November 2019

(Successful candidates will be notified by Thursday 14th November. If you haven't heard from us by 5pm on this date then unfortunately you will have been unsuccessful. It is Trust policy not to provide feedback at this stage).

Interviews: Thursday 21st November at Langford Lakes nature reserve

A full job description and application pack is available to download from our website, If after reading the job description you would like to discuss this opportunity informally, please contact Ashley White on 07872 117 383,

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