Ranger

Closing date:
Salary: £22,500 per annum rising to £23,000 per annum upon successful completion of probation
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Thurrock Thameside Nature Park, Mucking Wharf Road, Mucking
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Stanford-Le-Hope, SS17 0RN
Are you someone wishing to make a difference to the wildlife in Essex, with great organisational skills? Are you an engaging individual with a passion for habitat management, able to communicate well with people about EWT’s work?

If the answer is yes, then this could be the role for you.
Job reference: RngTNP1

We have an exciting opportunity at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park and Visitor Centre. The successful applicant will work 37.5 hours per week across 7 days

Responsibilities include:

•      Co-ordinate and oversee reserve management of 240 acres of Nature Reserve, increasing to 860 acres in next 5 years.

•      Play an active part of the Visitor Centre Team supporting their delivery.

•      Managing a strong team of volunteers to ensure reserves tasks are completed to a high standard.

•      Ensuring safe working practices at all times.

•      Ensure our visitors are engaged with the wildlife of the site, through delivery of a varied programme of events and walks.

•      Provide an inspiring site for visitors, enabling them to connect with nature and the natural environment.

•      Maintaining a robust programme of species monitoring and surveying to inform the site management.

Closing date: 5 March 2019, 9am

Interview date: 14 March 2019

How to apply: Please see downloads below for more information. 

For further information please email: jobs@essexwt.org.uk.

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