College Lake Reserve Warden

Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust

Tring, Hertfordshire
£23,850 - £25,200 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology

Closing date: Monday, 6th June 2022  

Contract: Permanent, 35 hours a week

College Lake is the main visitor site for the Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust and has a busy visitor centre, with over 40,000 visitors a year. As a result, the site has high impact on the Trust’s reputation and profile.

This role will involve working with both land management and visitor centre employees, existing volunteer teams and contractors to ensure top notch land management of sites and visitor experiences. The College Lake reserve warden will be responsible for the management of College Lake and Pitstone Fen nature reserves.

Applicants should have proven track record in practical nature conservation, some level of experience in working on busy visitor sites and ideally within a similar organisation or environment.

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing 90 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife.

This post will be DBS checked at basic level. A criminal conviction will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining the position. BBOWT will not unfairly discriminate on the basis of criminal convictions. BBOWT’s policy regarding this matter and the Disclosure and Barring Service Code of Practice are available on request.

For full details on how to apply for the post, please visit our website.

The closing time and date for applications is 11.59pm on Monday 6th June 2022.

Interviews will be held in person/via Zoom on Tuesday 14th June 2022 at College Lake.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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