Living Landscapes Assistant - York

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The Wildlife Trusts

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York, United Kingdom

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14 days ago

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Yorkshire Wildlife Trust is one of the UK’s fastest growing nature conservation organisations and seeks to appoint a Living Landscape Assistant - York.


Working as part of a small team, the post holder will assist with the delivery of the land management programme on reserves in the Vale of York team area. The habitats range from SSSI lowland bogs and heathlands to internationally important floodplain meadows. The post holder will carry out site work and organise and lead task days with volunteers to carry out reserve management and delivery of our agri-environment commitments.

The nature of the post’s duties regularly require early starts (to avoid heat of day treating) or late finishes outside 9-5 and occasionally weekend work.


How to apply:

Please submit an up-to-date CV and supporting statement, along with a completed Personal Details and EDI Monitoring Form. When writing your supporting statement, please refer to the person specification within the job description, and ensure you describe your relevant knowledge, skills and experience relevant to the role. Ideally, your CV and supporting statement should be in an editable format, such as Word, so we can anonymise your documents prior to the short-listing process.


Closing date: Monday 6 February 2023 at 9:00am


Interview date: Wednesday 15 February 2023


Please note that applications received after the closing deadline may not be considered.The Trust regrets that it is unable to give feedback on unsuccessful applications.


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