Junior Ranger Project Officer

John Muir Trust

Pitlochry or Fort William - homeworking may be considered depending on location
£25,000 pro rata pa

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

www.johnmuirtrust.org jobs@johnmuirtrust.org 01796 470080 Iona Sutherland

Sectors: environmental education, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 18th November 2019   6 days left

Junior Ranger Project Officer (part-time 0.5 FTE)

The Junior Ranger Programme is a well-established engagement scheme aimed at young people 11-18 years old. The John Muir Trust would like to develop a Junior Ranger programme across some of its inspiring wild spaces and we are recruiting a Junior Ranger Project Officer to support the development and implementation of this exciting venture. This will be a fixed term 2 year, part-time post.

The post holder will be passionate about providing opportunities for young people to get outdoors, and develop their skills and confidence in their local wild places. You will provide support and guidance for property staff and share good practice across the Trust.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate experience of developing and implementing projects with young people as the key audience and have experience of working effectively with internal and external stakeholders. Experience of working directly with volunteers and young people would be desirable.

A flexible approach, strong organisational and interpersonal skills, self-motivation and an ability to work without supervision are essential for the post.

Closing date: Midnight on Monday 18 November 2019
Interview date: Tuesday 26 November 2019  

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