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Jupiter Seasonal Ranger

Reference     (Please mention Stopdodo/Environment Jobs in your application)
Sectors   Nature Conservation (Terrestrial Ecology)
Location   Scotland (Central)
Salary   £16,380 per annum
Type   Temporary / Contract / Seasonal
Status   Full Time
Level   First Level
Deadline   19/01/2019
Company Name   Scottish Wildlife trust
Contact Name  
Website   Further Details / Applications
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Jupiter Urban Wildlife Centre, Grangemouth

Duration: Mid March 2019 – mid September 2019

The Jupiter Urban Wildlife Centre is a 4 ha reserve with an emphasis on environmental education and habitat creation. Working out of the onsite office we are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and skilled person, whose duties will include:

  • Organise and lead environmental education activities
  • Work with and support our team of volunteers
  • Lead guided walks and public events
  • Carry out biological recording
  • Undertake practical conservation tasks
  • Assist with the maintenance of the Jupiter Visitor Centre
  • Provide social media updates.

Some activities may also take place on other nearby wildlife reserves.

This post is eligible for a Disclosure Scotland check and membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme.

Applicants for all posts should be education to a minimum of HNC level in Countryside Management (or similar) with have experience in delivering wildlife related public events, and practical wildlife site management.  Commitment to nature conservation, good communication skills, enthusiasm and self-motivation are essential.  The positions will require regular weekend, evenings and public holiday working.

A full driving licence will be an advantage. 

Starting Salary: £16,380 per annum

Status: all posts are based on a fixed term contract with full-time working hours (35 hours per week) unless otherwise stated.  Job-share applicants are welcome.

For application pack and job descriptions see www.scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk, e-mail recruitment@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk or phone 0131 312 7765.

Closing date for rangers is Friday 18 January 2019

Closing date for species protection officers is Thursday 31 January 2019

Multiple submissions or job-share applications should be accompanied by a separate application forms relevant to the posts applied for, and clearly marked up accordingly.

Scottish Wildlife Trust is committed to equal opportunities

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