Closing date: Wednesday, 24th August 2022 5 days left
This is a great opportunity to work on one of the UK’s oldest yet most diverse nature reserves.
There is over 1000ha of reserve to help manage from reedbeds, grassland fields, open water
lakes, vegetated shingle to our globally unique Oppen Pits with a stunning array of wildlife to
What's the role about?
This role involves working with our warden and team of volunteers to help deliver an ambitious habitat management programme across the winter to help reinvigorate the reserve and help maintain it’s standing as one of the UK’s best places to see nature.
This post will be focussed on the undertaking of habitat management and keeping the reserve's machinery in good working condition, so it is ready to go when we need it. This role will also be working with volunteers on a daily basis undertaking habitat management, infrastructure maintenance and helping ensure all aspects of the reserve are as good as they can be.
You will be based at Dungeness with the potential for some work at nearby Lydden Valley reserve.
Key activities will include:
Essential skills, knowledge and experience:
Desirable qualifications, knowledge, skills and experience:
This is a full-time, Fixed-Term contract for 6 months. The RSPB reserves the right to extend or make this role permanent without further advertising dependent on business needs at the end of the contract term.
We are looking to conduct interviews for this position from 31st August 2022. For further information please contact [email protected]
As part of this application process you will be asked to complete an application form including evidence on how you meet the skills, knowledge, and experience listed above.
The RSPB is an equal opportunities employer. This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.