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Coastal Treasures Project Development Officer - Dumfries or home-based

2x Seasonal Winter Field Officer - Surrey


Coastal Treasures Project Development Officer

Location: Dumfries or home-based (subject to discussion)
Salary: £18,000 - £24,000 pa pro rata depending on experience
Contract: 12 months
Hours: 2 days per week (0.4FTE) 

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH), Amphibian and Reptile Conservation, The Bat Conservation Trust, Bumblebee Conservation Trust, Buglife, Butterfly Conservation, Plantlife and RSPB Scotland have formed a partnership to develop the Species on the Edge (SotE) project to safeguard a suite of nationally and internationally important species around Scotland’s coasts and islands. Delivering the objectives of nine species action plans in seven project areas, the project will pilot a new way of working, using shared resources to strengthen collaboration between NGOs and communities on multi-species work. Coastal Treasures of the Eastern Solway is part of the Species on the Edge Programme.

ARC is seeking a Project Development Officer (PDO) to work on the Coastal Treasures of the Eastern Solway element of Species on the Edge. This will focus on natterjack toads on the Solway Coast, and incorporate measures for other threatened species.

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 29 July 2020.
Interviews will be held via an online format in the week commencing 10th August 2020
Anticipated start date 1 October 2020.

Please download the application form, full job description and person specification below. Completed application forms should be returned to Helen Wraight via [email protected]

Application Form (Word Document)

Job Description and Person Specification (PDF)

Equal Opportunities Policy (PDF)


2x Seasonal Winter Field Officer

Location: Surrey
Salary: £18,525
Contract: 7 months
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm

Amphibian and Reptile Conservation is looking to recruit two Seasonal Field Officers for our winter reserves management team based in west Surrey.  This 7 month contract involves conservation management work on our nature reserves throughout Surrey, Hampshire and West Sussex and possibly occasionally further afield.  Chainsaw qualification is essential as is a willingness to work hard outdoors in all weathers.  Hours of work – Monday to Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm.  Salary £18,525 pro rata. 

Closing date for applications – 9am Monday 20th July.
Interviews to be held week commencing 27th July.  

Please download the application form, full job description and person specification below. Competed application forms should be returned to Angela Reynolds at [email protected].

If you have any questions please contact Angela Reynolds on 01202 391319 or email [email protected].

Useful Documents:

Application Form (Word Document)

Job Description and Person Specification (PDF)

Equal Opportunities Policy (PDF)


Voluntary Opportunities 

We have a variety of opportunities for work placements and volunteering.


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