South Downs National Park Authority

Ranger x 2

Location: Western Downs Office, Droxford
Closing Date: 19th January 2020
Interview Date: 31st January 2020
Salary: £27,161 – £29,137
Hours: 37 hours per week
Type of post: Temporary for 13 months

We are looking for two motivated people to join our Western Area team, which is responsible for implementing a wide range of countryside management activities.

As a Ranger you will be involved in developing new projects around landscape, biodiversity, promoting informal countryside recreation and ensuring community involvement to ensure the delivery of the South Downs Partnership Management Plan and key business outcomes.

With a good working knowledge of countryside management, you must be able to plan, organise and deliver projects and activities, including leading volunteer groups.

A strong team working ethic and well-developed negotiating and interpersonal skills are also essential to ensure you can work effectively with colleagues, partners and local communities to deliver organisational outcomes.

You will need to have a degree, or equivalent qualification in countryside or rural management and also some previous experience in this area of work.

SDNPA Enhanced Benefits

  • Local government pension scheme
  • Healthcare - includes cash plan, counselling and wellbeing discounts
  • 27 days’ annual leave, increasing to 30 days, plus bank holidays
  • Professional development support
  • Flexible working
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Car sharing
  • Use of pool cars
  • Regular staff events / activities, which support the SDNPA’s Purposes and Duty

To apply: please click here to complete the application and monitoring form. All applications must be submitted on the SDNPA application form (CVs will not be considered) & must reach us by 19th January 2020.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

See everything from this employer

Get jobs like this by email every day or weekly