Head of Nature Recovery (South)

Closing date:
Salary: £35,374 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: The Old Ragged School, Brook St, NOTTINGHAM, NG1 1EA

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We’re looking for an energetic and passionate individual to lead efforts to protect and restore wild places and wildlife in the south of Nottinghamshire.

Contact details

To apply for this role, please complete the application form available below and email to vacancies@nottswt.co.uk before the closing date.

Nottinghamshire Wildlife Trust is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. As an employer we are committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health of all our staff.

If you have any questions about the role which are not answered in the attached documentation, please either email vacancies@nottswt.co.uk or call 0115 958 8242.

Please note we may close this advert early if we receive a high number of applications.

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We are an organisation that is passionate about creating nature recovery networks, inspiring people to connect with nature and defending wildlife and need a leader who is ambitious and energised to deliver this in Nottinghamshire.

This role would give you an opportunity to lead the Nature Recovery team (South), to develop and deliver ambitious visions for land management and land use on and around our own estate, and other priority areas, working closely with the Head of Nature Recovery (North) and other senior managers and in partnership with other landowners and key stakeholders.

You will need a broad background for this challenging and rewarding role. Requiring knowledge of landscape scale conservation, land management techniques and funding streams, project management and experience of influencing others to protect and restore wildlife habitats and create opportunities to achieve gains for wildlife.

In return we offer 28 days’ annual leave plus public holidays, pension scheme with 8% contribution from NWT, healthcare cashback plan and Employee Assistance Programme, Life Assurance at 3 x annual salary and flexible working options with a healthy work-life balance encouraged.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 27th  February.

Interviews are planned for 9th March at Attenborough Nature Centre.

Supporting Documents

Head of Nature Recovery Job Description