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Blue House Farm Warden

Salary: up to £22,300 per annum

Closing date: Sunday 25th June 2017

Location: Blue House Farm Nature Reserve, Fambridge Road,North Fambridge, Essex

We have an exciting opportunity at Blue House Farm for a warden. The successful applicant will work 37.5 hours per week across Monday to Friday but will be expected to work on a weekend rota. The post holder will be required to live on site and have the benefit of living in the desirable farm house.

Responsibilities include:

The successful candidate will manage 270 ha’s of wonderful Essex Coastal Grazing Marsh, home to thousands of wintering and breeding wildfowl and waders. You will lead on collecting data on the sites special and threatened species and manage the site based on this evidence. An excellent practical knowledge of habitat management and machinery will be needed for this position to deliver the sites objectives. Day to day responsibilities will include line managing an assistant warden and a team of committed volunteers, managing livestock and ensuring that the site is a safe place to work and visit.

Please note that an enhanced DBS check is required for this post.

Are you an enthusiastic and engaging individual with a passion for wildlife? If the answer is yes then this could be the role for you.

Interview date: 12th July 2017


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