Foulney Island Seasonal Warden

Cumbria Wildlife Trust

Foulney Island Nature Reserve, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria,
£1,587.04 (gross pcm) plus accommodation.

Paid • Full Time • Temporary 01539 816300

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 24th February 2020   7 days left

Cumbria Wildlife Trust is seeking to appoint a Seasonal Warden for Foulney Island, an important tern and sea bird colony near Barrow-in-Furness.

The contract will start on 6 April 2020 and run for approximately 16 weeks, depending on the breeding season.

Pay: £1,587.04 (gross pcm). Accommodation is provided.

42 hours per week.

This exciting role will see you responsible for one of the most important tern nesting colonies in the North West. Responsibilities of the post include monitoring breeding terns, waders and ducks, carrying out nest protection duties and producing an end of season report. Good communication skills and knowledge of coastal birds are therefore essential. Previous wardening experience is desirable but not essential.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 24 February 2020. Interviews will be held on Thursday 5 March 2020 and Friday 6 March 2020 at Cumbria Wildlife Trust Head Office, Plumgarths, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8LX.

We are also recruiting for a Rockcliffe Marsh Seasonal Warden.

For further details on both roles and an application form visit our website, contact or 01539 816300.

Registered in England as Cumbria Wildlife Trust Limited, a Company limited by Guarantee No. 00724133. Registered Charity No. 218711.

Cumbria Wildlife Trust is devoted to the conservation of the wildlife and wild places of Cumbria.

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