Chiltern Rangers 12 Month Traineeship

We are delighted to announce two 12 month traineeships at Chiltern Rangers as part of the Chalk, Cherries & Chairs Project with The Chilterns Conservation Board, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

Salary:  The salary is age dependent and the hourly rate will range between £6.50 for under 18s and £9.90 for over 21s.

Hours: 12 month part-time post: 30 hours per week (4 days not including Wednesday)

Closing date: 5.00pm on Friday 8 July 2022.

Interview date: 21 and 22 July 2022.

About you: If you are looking to kick off your career in conservation, then this may be the opportunity you are looking for.  Join the Chiltern Rangers team to learn what it means to be a Ranger and gain experience of conservation tasks throughout the seasons.

You will be:

  • Enthusiastic about wildlife, the Chilterns countryside and your local community
  • Eager to communicate and a willingness to inspire and engage with others
  • Passionate about working with your community and getting more people outdoors to benefit wildlife and themselves
  • Hard working and flexible – this is an outdoor physical job in all seasons and weathers.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants including a Disclosure & Barring Service check (DBS) including checks with past employers (Applicant Declaration must be completed and returned with application) 

Chiltern Rangers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults with care and support needs and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

How to apply: If this sounds like you, please download the Application Form and Job Description.  If you have any questions or would like further information, please email or call us on 01494 474486.