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Tollesbury Sites Warden

Salary: Salary up to £22,246 per annum rising to £22,746 per annum upon successful completion of probation

Closing date: Friday 2nd March 2018

Location: Tollesbury Wick, Woodrolfe Rd, Tollesbury, Maldon CM9 8SB

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We have an exciting opportunity at Tollesbury for a Sites Warden. The post holder will manage 242 ha’s of wonderful Essex coastal grazing marsh at Tollesbury Wick, home to thousands of wintering and breeding wildfowl and waders. They will also oversee the management of the surrounding nature reserves of Chigborough Lakes, the flower rich grassland at Oxley Meadows, Maldon Wick, the semi-natural ancient woodlands at Shut Heath Wood and the exposed cockle shell bank at Bradwell Cockle spit which boasts a wide range of habitats. The post holder will be required to have the enthusiasm, skill and knowledge to enhance and improve the sites not only for wildlife but also for an increasing number of visitors.

Responsibilities will include data collection, habitat management, livestock management, machinery maintenance and the line management of a Livestock Officer and a team of committed volunteers, whilst also ensuring that the Tollesbury sites are safe place to work and visit.

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.
The successful applicant will work 37.5 hours per week across Monday to Friday but will be expected to work on a weekend rota two weekends in four to cover livestock checks.

Closing date: 2nd March 2018
Interview date: 23rd March 2018
How to apply: visit www.essexwt.org.uk/jobs
: see downloads for more information

Please return your application to jobs@essexwt.org.uk or post to
HR Department, Essex Wildlife Trust, Abbotts Hall Farm, Maldon Road, Great Wigborough, Colchester, Essex, CO5 7RZ
 

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ewt_tollesbury_sites_warden_-_application_form_-_16.11.17.doc59.5 KB
ewt_tollesbury_sites_warden_-_job_pack_-_28.11.17.doc144 KB

Contact details:

Please return your application to jobs@essexwt.org.uk or post to
HR Department, Essex Wildlife Trust, Abbotts Hall Farm, Maldon Road, Great Wigborough, Colchester, Essex, CO5 7RZ
 


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