Farming in Protected Landscapes Officer

North Pennines AONB Partnership

Stanhope, County Durham
£31,346 - £34,728 pa

Paid • Full Time • Temporary

Sectors: food, farming & horticulture, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 14th June 2021   1 day left

The North Pennines AONB Partnership is looking for two new staff to work on the Farming in Protected Landscapes (FiPL) programme until 31 March 2024.

Created by Defra, and managed by AONB and National Park teams, FiPL will help farmers, land managers and others to deliver work on the farmed landscape under the themes of climate, nature, people and place.

You will provide advice and guidance to applicants/potential applicants and support a panel created to judge applications. You will need to have a HND or an equivalent qualification together with considerable experience of working with farmers and land managers, a good knowledge of
conservation/land management and access issues and familiarity with current agri-environment schemes.

Interviews are scheduled to take place in June on a date to be confirmed.

For further information visit and to arrange a time to discuss this opportunity, contact [email protected]

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

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