Senior Ecologist

Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust

Negotiable, depending on skills and experience

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Sectors: ecology

Closing date: Wednesday, 31st August 2022  

Senior Ecologist - Wild Service
Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience, plus profit related bonus
Contract: Full time (35 hours per week), Permanent
Location: Robinswood Hill Country Park, Reservoir Road, Gloucester, GL4 6SX

Our purpose is a simple one – to ensure nature’s recovery together with the people of Gloucestershire. We believe in involving our whole team in nature, giving everyone the opportunity to spend time as part of whole organisation and team days out on our reserves.

We encourage hybrid working, allowing our team to both work from home as well as encouraging regular interaction within our newly built facilities set in a country park in the centre of Gloucester.

The Senior Ecologist role is integral to the functioning of Wild Service our Ecological Consultancy. We work mostly in Gloucestershire and the surrounding area, making working away from home a rare occurrence.

You will need to be dedicated and self-motivated in a small team to undertake a wide variety of ecological surveys, consultations, research and report writing. A willingness to work flexibly and unsociable hours to meet survey requirements is essential for the role.


  • Life Insurance
  • Generous Pension Scheme
  • Hybrid Working Policy
  • Scenic office location with free parking
  • Coffee and Kitchen Facilities
  • Time off in lieu (TOIL) for overtime worked

Closing date: Wednesday 31 August 2022
Interviews to be held at a mutually convenient date and time.


If you would like to find out more, please click the apply button. You will be directed to our website to complete your application for this position.

We aim to be an equal opportunity employer and are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment.

No agencies please.

Registered Charity No. 232580

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