Assistant Reserves Officer (Berkshire)

Closing date:
Salary: £16,500 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location:
We are looking for an enthusiastic Assistant Reserves Officer to join our team in implementing all aspects of habitat and estate management across our Berkshire nature reserves.

Contact details

BBOWT Head Office, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 4XT

recruitment@bbowt.org.uk 

Assistant Reserves Officer (Berkshire)

We are looking for an enthusiastic Assistant Reserves Officer to join our team in implementing all aspects of habitat and estate management across our Berkshire nature reserves.

The successful applicant will have practical estate management experience, to ideally include felling and chainsaw use with relevant certification, and should enjoy working with and leading conservation volunteers. The diversity of the role will appeal to those wishing to develop their skills in supporting volunteers and trainees, task planning, working with livestock, species identification and surveying. The area covers a variety of habitats, including lowland heath, reedbed, fen, species-rich hay meadow, broadleaved woodland, calcareous grassland and farmland.

About Us

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing over 80 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife. 

Find out more.

Salary

£16,500 per annum

Contract

Permanent, full-time (35 hours per week)

Based

Estovers, Greenham Common, near Newbury, West Berkshire

How to apply

To apply to the post please fill in the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form below and email to recruitment@bbowt.org.uk or phone 01865 775476.

CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified. The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 2nd September 2019.

Interviews will be held at Estovers, Greenham Common, Near Newbury, West Berkshire on Tuesday 17th September 2019.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.