Full Time Volunteer Ranger x2

National Trust

North Cornwall - Tintagel to Holywell

Volunteer • Full Time

nationaltrust.org.uk sarahe.stevens@nationaltrust.org.uk 01208 863821 Sarah Stevens

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Tuesday, 3rd April 2018  

Want to be a Ranger but need to increase your skills and knowledge first?

Then we could be offering just what you need. We currently have a vacancy for two Full Time Volunteer Rangers to join our Tintagel to Holywell ranger team on the spectacular North Cornwall coast. We look after 2,647 acres, including 32 miles of coastline.

Working four days a week within the ranger team alongside staff and other volunteers, gaining the knowledge, skills and experience to help you get that perfect job. Live in shared accommodation which is walking distance from the rangers’ base and the South West Coast Path. The work is mainly hands-on practical work which includes path and boundary maintenance, vegetation control and habitat management, but also includes surveying, interpretation and events. As your experience increases, so too will your opportunities and responsibilities. You will use a wide variety of tools, machinery and equipment. As well as in-house training, external courses will be also be provided subject to funding and availability such as Lantra and NPTC certificated courses. We’re looking for someone who can work with us for 6-12 months. Some weekend and evening work is required in this role which we’d arrange with you in advance. A full driving licence is essential.

This fantastic opportunity will suit those of a very practical, friendly nature, are good communicators, physically fit, enjoy working outdoors and are looking for a career in nature conservation. You will meet people from all walks of life whilst improving the environment around you. Accommodation is provided free, but with contribution towards electric and tv licence.

Please contact Sarah Stevens sarahe.stevens@nationaltrust.org.uk or 01208 863821 for a copy of the role profile and for details on how to apply.

Closing date: 9am Tuesday 3 April

Provisional Interview date: Friday 13 April

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