Assistant Reserves Officer (Berkshire)

Closing date:
Salary: £16,500 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Woolley Firs, Cherry Garden Lane, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 3LJ
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)

The successful applicant will have practical estate management experience, to include felling and chainsaw use with relevant certification, experience of working with livestock and should enjoy working with and leading conservation volunteers. The role will appeal to those wishing to develop their skills in supporting volunteers and trainees, task planning and working with livestock.

There are a wide variety of habitats on our Berkshire reserves including lowland heath, reedbed, fen, species-rich hay meadow, broadleaved woodland, calcareous grassland and farmland and there will be ample opportunity in the role to hone species identification skills and undertake surveys.

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

Woolley Firs, Maidenhead, Berkshire

How to apply

Please fill in an application form and email: recruitment@bbowt.org.uk. Please note that CVs will not be accepted and that only successful applicants will be notified.

The closing time and date for applications is 11.59pm on Sunday 12 July 2020.

Interviews will be held at Woolley Firs, Maidenhead, Berkshire on Monday 27 July 2020.

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