Community Ranger job advert – Chalk, Cherries and Chairs project
£21,000 annual salary
Permanent full-time post (37.5 hours per week)
Closing date: 5.00 pm 31st May 2019
Interview date: Tuesday 11th June 2019 (practical and interview panel)
Chiltern Rangers are working in partnership with the Chilterns Conservation Board to deliver an exciting new project across the Central Chilterns area. Landscape Connections will create, restore, manage and connect habitats across the Central Chilterns project area.
50% of your time will be delivering the Chalk, Cherries and Chairs project in partnership with the Chilterns Conservation Board. The other 50% of the time will be working with Chiltern Rangers on a variety of smaller community based conservation projects. You will be based at Chiltern Rangers, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.
Are you passionate about preserving and extending the natural habitats of the Chilterns?
Are you experienced in practical, physical conservation work including knowledge in surveying species?
Are you a good communicator and have experience in organising volunteer conservation events?
Funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund as part of the Chalk, Cherries and Chairs Landscape Partnership Scheme, the project seeks to support a wide range of NGOs, farmers, public and private landowners to manage habitat on their land through practical conservation tasks and work parties.
As Community Ranger you and your volunteers will become a roving volunteer workforce which develops throughout the project area and get to work on a wide range of sites and habitats.