Due to our busy work programme we are looking to recruit a volunteer Field Officer to give us a hand.
Volunteer Field Officer – Countryside Management & Conservation
Kent High Weald Partnership are a team of passionate people who work really hard to make our green spaces awesome for wildlife and people. We deliver a range of conservation and land management tasks across the Kent High Weald through a friendly and committed team of volunteers
Typical tasks might include stream enhancement and Natural Flood Measures, installing boardwalks, post and rail fences and gates, heathland and woodland management and a range of other community projects.
Where: You’ll be based at our offices at Bedgebury Pinetum and working across the Borough of Tunbridge Wells.
When: We are looking for someone to join us for 6 months from October 2018 until March 2019, working one day a week (Wednesday or Thursday) ideally 08.30 – 16.00, days and times are flexible.
What: You’ll be working alongside members of our permanent staff team to support delivering scheduled tasks.
Who: Someone with an interest in and passion for, conservation, working as a team, enthusiasm for developing practical skills. You’ll need to be physically fit, have a flexible approach and willing to use your initiative.
Why: In return we can provide a great opportunity for some practical and diverse work experience within a team of dedicated professionals who love what we do! We’ll provide an induction, first aid and vocational training and the chance to develop hands-on skills. We’ll also provide you with a uniform and PPE. This is an unpaid role but we are able to reimburse reasonable travel expenses.
For more information about us or the role please check www.khwp.org.uk or call 01580 212972
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org telling us why you’d like to join our team.