Natural Environment Adviser

Lake District National Park Authority

Kendal, Cumbria (initially home working)
£27,862 - £33,220 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Friday, 12th February 2021  

Hours: 37 Hours per week
Location: LDNPA Headquarters, Kendal (initially home working)
Grade G: £27,862 - £33,220 pa
Start date: As soon as is practical. 

The Lake District National Park is England’s largest World Heritage Site, inscribed due to its outstanding universal values of Identity, Inspiration and Conservation. 

Are you inspired by nature and what it provides for people? Does your career showcase demonstrable experience in developing and delivering innovative and practical programmes and projects for the natural environment? 

Supporting nature’s recovery is one of our key challenges. We’re looking for a passionate, creative, enthusiastic, and inspiring natural environment specialist who is ready to apply their skills, knowledge and experience in policy development, management and community engagement of the special qualities of the National Park.  

Initially working from home, the role will be based at our headquarters in Kendal, working in the Strategy and Environment Team, but with some travel around the National Park. 

You will be working with the Lead Strategy Advisor for Farming, Nature and Landscape to coordinate the delivery of biodiversity net gain, support nature’s recovery in the National Park as well as providing ecological knowledge and advice in relation to the natural environment and land management. You will do this by developing ideas from strategy and turning them into the delivery of high-quality projects and practice with colleagues, volunteers, partners, land managers and community groups, using excellent project management and communication skills. 


This role does require eligibility to Work in the UK and a full, current driving licence. 

Equal opportunities statement 

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applicants from all sectors of society. If you are an applicant with disabilities who meets the essential requirements of the job, we will interview you. 


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We reserve the right to close this advert early should we receive sufficient applications. 

Closing date for applications is midday Friday 12 February 2021.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 3 March 2021. 

So, if you’re seeking your next challenge as a Natural Environment Adviser, please apply here. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

Other organisations may call this role Environment Officer, Environment Manager, Environment Advisor, or Nature Adviser.

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