Role title: Senior Project Officer (East Hampshire Rivers)
Location: Home Working with travel across East Hants
Salary: £22,500-£25,000 FTE (£11,100 to £12,333.33) per annum
Hours: 18.5 hours each week (for the right candidate we could consider increasing the hours to 22.5 hours/week)
We are looking for an enthusiastic part-time Senior Project Officer to act as catchment host and deliver and develop community river projects across the East Hampshire Catchment.
The catchment ranges from rolling chalk downland to the medieval Forest of Bere to the urbanised coastal plain, which has significant nature conservation interest with broad enclosed tidal harbours, extensive salt marsh, reed beds and wet meadows.
As Senior Project Officer (East Hampshire Rivers) you will act as host for the East Hampshire Catchment Partnership, maintaining and growing partnerships with stakeholders including Local Authorities, Water Companies, statutory bodies, environmental NGOs and local groups.
You will deliver projects to engage communities with their local watercourses and to improve the water environment and work with Groundwork’s fundraising team to assist them in writing funding applications and bids for contracts for rivers projects.
Groundwork South works with communities across the south of England to transform their lives and the places where they live. We have been at the forefront of social and environmental regeneration for over 25 years, and today we have a simple mission: to create better places, improve people’s prospects, and promote greener living and working.
We are passionate about creating a future where every neighbourhood is vibrant and green, every community is strong and able to shape its own destiny, and no-one is held back by their background or circumstances. This vision drives the work that we do. Each year we deliver over 100 innovative projects, tackling the biggest issues facing our communities and creating real and lasting, positive change.
Closing date for applications: Sunday 17th July 2022
Interview date: Thursday 21st July 2022 via Teams
If you would like to find out more, please click the 'Find out more & apply' button. You will be directed to our website to complete your application for this position.
Appointment to this role is subject to an enhanced records check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Groundwork South is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.
No agencies please.