Wilder Nottinghamshire Officer

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Retford, United Kingdom

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11 days ago

Are you passionate about connecting people with nature to inspire action for a Wilder Nottinghamshire?

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to inspire and empower local people to take action for nature at home and in the wider community, with a focus on north Nottinghamshire.

Combining community outreach and site-based approaches, you will create links between communities and our flagship Idle Valley Nature Reserve, raising awareness of the need for action and facilitating positive change towards a Wilder Nottinghamshire.

Knowledge of, and links with, communities surrounding the Idle Valley Nature Reserve will be as important as your commitment to creating a Wilder Nottinghamshire.

As part of our People and Nature team you’ll work with volunteers and community champions to build a movement for nature across Nottinghamshire.

If you’re passionate about working with others to bring about benefits for people and for wildlife, we’d love to hear from you. This position will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check

About us

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust is the county's leading conservation charity run by local people for the benefit of local wildlife, with nature reserves across the county - part of a UK network of 46 local Wildlife Trusts working to protect wildlife.

We offer:

- A friendly and supportive team - 28 days annual leave plus public holidays - Pension scheme with 8% employer contribution - Health payment plan - Flexible working options and a healthy work-life balance encouraged


£24,730.37 per annum


This is a permanent full time (37.5 hours per week) contract


Based at Idle Valley Rural Learning Centre (North Road, Retford, DN22 8SG) There will be also be regular travel to various locations throughout the county.

How to apply

To apply for the role please visit our website (www.nottinghamshirewildlife.org/jobs/wilder-nottinghamshire-officer), view the job profile and complete an application form.

CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 27 November 2022

Applications received after this time will not be considered.

Interviews will be held during week commencing 5 December 2022.

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust is an equal opportunities employer that strives to be a diverse and inclusive environment in which everyone is valued. We welcome applications from eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

We recognise that our workforce needs to represent the communities and people we work with. We particularly encourage applications from underrepresented groups within Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust, the wider charity and conservation sectors, such as people from Black and Ethnic Minority backgrounds and those who identify as LGBTQ+.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,730.37 per year


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location

Application deadline: 27/11/2022