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People and Wildlife Officer (Maternity Cover) 4 days a week

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Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 per annum (pro rata)

Closing date: Sunday 10th December 2017

Location: Bristol

Do you have a passion for wildlife and the natural world? Do you value the importance of connecting businesses, communities and people with nature? Are you a practical conservationist who can inspire others to care for and conserve their local wildlife? If so, this could be the job for you....

Fixed Term Contract, 4 days a week, maternity cover from Feb 2018

Avon Wildlife Trust, are looking for someone experienced in delivering practical conservation activities and community events to engage and inspire our diverse population the West of England. You will provide opportunities for people to take part in meaningful nature conservation activities to support our conservation programmes.

The types of activities you would be responsible for developing and delivering include practical conservation work days, guided nature walks, wildlife talks, community and business partnership projects and fundraising events. If you have excellent communication skills, are passionate about wildlife and have the ability to engage a range of audiences with the natural world, then we'd like to hear from you!

You will need to be flexible, as out of hours work may be required, have excellent time management skills and a clean driving licence. Avon Wildlife Trust is a charity dedicated to working with local people for local wildlife, covering the West of England region (former county of Avon). It is supported by more than 17,500 members, manages 41 nature reserves and educates 10,000 children a year, and is one of 47 Wildlife Trusts in the UK. Charity No: 280422


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If you are interested in this position please find attached further details in the job description and an application form. Closing date: Sunday 10th December, midnight. Please send completed applications to Successful candidates will be invited for a first interview on Tuesday 19th December. Applicants may be asked to attend a second interview.