Community Engagement Assistant (Coombe Bissett Down Project)

Wiltshire Wildlife Trust

Devizes, Wiltshire

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Saturday, 23rd November 2019  

Reporting to: Reserves Manager (South) and the Project Officer (Community Engagement) Coombe Bissett Down
Hours: £9.15 p/h - 7.5 hours a week variable hours / one year contract. Flexible working considered
Office Base: Wiltshire Wildlife Trust (WWT) Headquarters, Elm Tree Court, Devizes SN10 1NJ

This post will provide administrative support for the Project Officer (Community Engagement) and will help with the delivery of the community engagement programme for the Coombe Bissett Down Land Purchase and Reversion project. The aim of the project is to inform visitors about the globally important Coombe Bissett chalk downlands by engaging with them through an inclusive programme of volunteering, training and learning activities thereby connecting them with their natural heritage. As the Project Assistant you will play an important role in helping the local and wider community to develop a greater sense of ‘guardianship’ of the reserve.

Closing Date: 9.00am Monday 4th November2019

(Successful candidates will be notified by Wednesday 6th November 2019. If you have not 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: Wednesday 13th November 2019 Langford Lakes Visitors Centre

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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