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Nidderdale AONB PROJECT ASSISTANT (WILD WATCH)

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Do you have experience of working in a conservation or environment organization? Experience of project management and working with volunteers? We are looking for someone who has knowledge/interest of British wildlife, with social media skills and an understanding of GIS systems. Full details of vacancy are on our web site.

 

Nidderdale AONB

 

Project Assistant (Wild Watch)

 

Post Number: TP20

 

Grade: 5: £18,870 - £20,541 pro rata

 

Hours: 22.5 per week

 

          Fixed Term contract 23/07/18 to 14/09/18

 

 

 

The Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (NAONB) is an upland landscape on the eastern edge of the Yorkshire Dales www.nidderdaleaonb.org.uk

 

 

 

We have been awarded a grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund to support an innovative three-year nature conservation programme called The Wild Watch. The project is designed to collect and analyse data on species of conservation concern, engage new volunteers in wildlife citizen science programmes and an outreach programme to enthuse the general public and encourage them to get involved.

 

 

 

We are looking for someone passionate about wildlife and conservation to take on a short term project assistant role over the summer.

 

 

 

The successful candidate will work alongside the Wild Watch Project Officer on a wide range of tasks including collating ecological data, managing the social media accounts, helping with the organisation and promotion of events and a range of administration tasks. 

 

 

 

The role will be based in NAONB’s office in Pateley Bridge alongside other staff working on natural and cultural heritage projects with a wide range of partners including farmers and landowners, the local community, third sector bodies, Defra Network Organisations and local authorities.

 

 

 

 

 

Closing date for Applications:    25 June 2018

 

Interviews and tests to be held on:  27 June 2018

 

 

 

To apply, please visit www.harrogate.gov.uk/jobs. Alternatively, please call 01423 500600 and ask for the HR Support Team.

 

 

 

Please note that Harrogate Borough Council do require all applicants to complete the Council’s application form and will not accept CVs.

 

Salary:
Between £18,870 and £20,541 Pro rata
Grade: 5: £18,870 - £20,541 pro rata
Position:
Fixed term
Closing Date:
25th June 2018

Harrogate Borough Council

Nidderdale AONB Ofices
The Old Workhouse
King Street
Pateley Bridge
North Yorkshire
HG3 5LE
T: 01423 500600
E: hrsupport@harrogate.gov.uk
W: http://www.harrogate.gov.uk/jobs

Contact

Hazel Graves
Harrogate Borough Council
PO Box 787
Harrogate
HG1 9RW
T: 01423 500600
E: HRSupport@harrogate.gov.uk
W: http://www.harrogate.gov.uk/jobs

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