Assistant Species and Recording Officer

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Oakham, United Kingdom

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17 days ago

Closing date: Monday 13 February 2023
Salary: £19,646
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Full time
Location: Rutland Water Nature Reserve, Oakham, LE15 8BT
This is a fantastic opportunity the help deliver the Species and Recording work at Rutland Water Nature Reserve, one of the UK’s best nature reserves. We are looking for a licensed bird ringer to work with a team to operate a long established CES ringing sites, the monitoring of two artificial Sand Martin banks for purposes of nest recording, ringing and studies, The right candidate will be someone who is also keen to work across all taxa, such as breeding wader surveys, butterfly surveys, dragonfly and damselfly Surveys, botanical surveys, bat surveys, mammal surveys and freshwater invertebrate sampling. This is a full time 9 month contract.

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How to Apply

To apply for the post please fill in the downloaded application form and return it to

or by post to

Tim Sexton

Species and Recording Officer

The Volunteer Training Centre

Oakham Road




LE15 8TL

  • Assistant SR Officer JD and person spec.docx
  • A SRO Application form 16.1.23.docx

Closing date: 8am 13th of February 2023

Interviews will be held on the 22th of February 2023 at Rutland Water Nature Reserve