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Landscape Project Officer

Reference number: A3031119

Location: Haweswater / Lowther

If you are passionate about the Landscapes of Cumbria and the Lake District and you want to play a key role in securing a vibrant future for people and nature, then this role could be for you.

You will be assisting the project team to deliver a Landscape Scale Nature, farming and community inspired initiative. Specifically you will help shape and deliver local community and wider stakeholder engagement to create a vision and a place-based plan that links community, business (including farming) and nature, that seeks to secure future investment in the landscape and its communities.

You will be working 2 days per week on a new collaborative initiative to harness the combined passions of farming, land use, community, business and nature to create an irresistible force for positive change.

You will be a good commutator and facilitator and have strong empathy with rural and farming communities.

Please click on the Job Information pack for further details about this role.

Salary starting at

£19,602 to £21,236 per annum pro rata - Applicants should expect under normal circumstances to receive an offer at the bottom of the advertised range

Hours & contract information

Hours: Part time, 15 Hours per week
Contract: Fixed Term until March 2021

Closing date: 25 November 2019

How to apply

Our job information pack and accompanying role profile tell you all about the key result areas and the skills and experience needed for the role. Please make sure you include reference number A3031119 on your application.

Role Profile (Word 146Kb, requires Microsoft Word)

Job information pack (PDF 666Kb, requires Adobe Reader)

Application details (Word 33Kb, requires Microsoft Word)

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Who to contact

For questions about this post
Bill Kenmir

Send application details to
Bill Kenmir