Temporary Conservation & Landscape Operative (Excavator Driver)

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Temporary Conservation & Landscape Operative (Excavator Driver) Closing date: Sunday 28 October 2018HR Tue, 09/10/2018 - 14:54 Salary: £15,573.87-£19,012.50 per annum pro rata (dependant on experience)Due to volume of work, the Contract Service Department at The Lancashire Wildlife Trust requires individuals who have the skills and abilities to undertake practical conservation and landscaping work as directed by the Contracting Manager. This role requires a licence to operate 360 deg tracked excavators (CPCS or NPORS).Contract type: Fixed termWorking hours: Full timeLocation: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Just off Junction 31 of the M6, Preston , Lancashire, PR5 OAG Previous experience of working in a similar position would be a distinct advantage as would the ability to carry out manual tasks on a daily basis. Training and licen...

Temporary Conservation & Landscape Operative

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Temporary Conservation & Landscape Operative Closing date: Sunday 28 October 2018HR Mon, 08/10/2018 - 10:22 Salary: £15,573.87 per annum pro rataDue to volume of work, the Contract Service Department at The Lancashire Wildlife Trust requires individuals who have the skills and abilities to undertake practical labouring tasks, as directed by the Contracting Manager. Contract type: Fixed termWorking hours: Full timeLocation: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Just off Junction 31 of the M6, Preston , Lancashire, PR5 OAG Previous experience of working in a similar position would be a distinct advantage, as would the ability to carry out manual tasks on a daily basis. Training and licences for the use of equipment such as chainsaw or brushcutter is desirable, but not essential. A driving licence is essential. This post is available for an ...

My Wild City Project Officer

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My Wild City Project Officer Closing date: Wednesday 31 October 2018HR Mon, 08/10/2018 - 09:53 Salary: £18,084.04 per annumWe want to change the way we and communities in Manchester look at the biodiversity of the City forever. Do you have the drive, ability and confidence to help us deliver this ambition?Contract type: Fixed termWorking hours: Part timeLocation: Environmental Resource Centre, 499-511 Bury Road, Bolton, BL2 6BH Lancashire Wildlife Trust, in partnership with Manchester City Council, are looking for a highly motivated individual with exceptional people skills, good ecological knowledge and the ability to communicate with a wide range of audiences to spearhead the Trust's 'My Wild City' programme which aims to transform Manchester into a nature-rich city. As the 'My Wild City' Officer you will have a unique...

MyPlace Trainee (x3 posts)

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MyPlace Trainee (x3 posts) Closing date: Monday 22 October 2018HR Mon, 08/10/2018 - 09:23 Salary: National Minimum WageWe are seeking enthusiastic individuals who have some experience and knowledge in working with local community groups and individuals on environmentally based projects. The post holder will focus upon supporting the delivery of the practical sessions, personal development of participants during sessions and helping recruiting and working with specific audiences.Contract type: Fixed termWorking hours: Part timeLocation: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Just off Junction 31 of the M6, Preston , Lancashire, PR5 OAG All 3 posts will be based at Lancashire Wildlife Trust Offices: 1 at Burnley 2 at Brockholes These posts are part of the Myplace project, which is funded by ESIF and The Big Lottery Fund and which aims to prov...

School Grounds Assistant Project Officer

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School Grounds Assistant Project Officer Closing date: Sunday 7 October 2018HR Wed, 19/09/2018 - 10:46 Salary: £19,380 per annumWe are looking for an enthusiastic individual to work alongside our School Grounds Officers transforming school grounds into inspirational and exciting spaces to inspire children and young people about the natural world. Contract type: Fixed termWorking hours: Full timeLocation: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Just off Junction 31 of the M6, Preston , Lancashire, PR5 OAG To thrive in our culture, you will need a huge enthusiasm for the natural world, be competent with practical skills and show initiative.  In return, we offer a friendly and flexible working environment and the chance to make a positive difference for people and wildlife in the North West. Flexibility with regards to the working hours wil...

WILD Party Leader

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WILD Party Leader Closing date: Tuesday 2 October 2018HR Wed, 19/09/2018 - 10:12 Salary: £9.23 per hourWe are looking for an enthusiastic individual to help lead our inspiring and interactive programme of WILD parties at the HIVE (Moss Bank Park, Bolton) for children aged between 3 – 12 years.Contract type: CasualWorking hours: Part timeLocation: The Hive at Moss Bank Park, Moss Bank Park, Moss Lane, Bolton, BL1 6NB WILD parties aim to inspire children about the natural environment through activities such as den building, outdoor games, treasure hunting through our woodland, fire lighting and more. The postholder must have experience of working with children / families as well as customer service. Excellent communication skills, adaptability and the ability to work under pressure are key skills required. Most important...
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Carbon Landscape Assistant Engagement Officer

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Carbon Landscape Assistant Engagement Officer Closing date: Sunday 9 September 2018HR Mon, 20/08/2018 - 09:53 Salary: £19,380.00 per annumWe need an enthusiastic Assistant Engagement Officer to take forward the access and community engagement projects alongside a dedicated and passionate Programme Team and partners. Contract type: Fixed termWorking hours: Full timeLocation: Wigan Office, Worsley Mesnes Drive, Wigan, WN3 5UF LWT are the leading environmental charity in the region that stands up for wildlife, creates wildlife havens and inspires communities about the natural environment in our diverse urban and rural communities. LWT is the lead organisation for the Carbon Landscape, a Landscape Partnership Scheme.  Although we expect this post to fit the ethos of the organisation, we will be seeking an individual who ca...

Education Placement

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Education Placement Closing date: Sunday 2 September 2018HR Mon, 20/08/2018 - 09:36 Salary: National Minimum Wage / Living WageGain valuable experience working with wildlife and young people on a 12 month placement with the Trust based at Brockholes Nature Reserve in Preston. Inspire children and young people about the natural world through a variety of educational workshop programmes and outreach activities. Contract type: Fixed termWorking hours: Full timeLocation: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Just off Junction 31 of the M6, Preston , Lancashire, PR5 OAG To thrive in our culture, you will need a huge enthusiasm for the natural world and a desire to inspire other people.  In return, we offer a friendly and flexible working environment and the chance to make a positive difference for people and wildlife in the North West. Flexib...
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Commis Chef

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Commis Chef Closing date: Wednesday 15 August 2018HR Wed, 08/08/2018 - 16:16 Salary: National Minimum Wage / Living WageBrockholes Nature Reserve has a vacancy for a Commis Chef to join the Restaurant Team. The successful candidate will be required to prepare food in accordance with the set procedures and as directed by the senior kitchen staff.Contract type: PermanentWorking hours: Full timeLocation: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Just off Junction 31 of the M6, Preston , Lancashire, PR5 OAG The Commis Chef will work with the kitchen staff to ensure that the catering offer is an integral part of the visitor experience at Brockholes Nature Reserve’s restaurant and the post-holder will assist in developing a reputation for excellent food. Previous experience of working in a similar position would be an advantage; however this is no...
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Chef

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Chef Closing date: Tuesday 14 August 2018HR Mon, 06/08/2018 - 09:44 Salary: £6.50 - £8.10 depending on experience (or National Living Wage if appropriate) The Lancashire Wildlife Trust is seeking a proactive and experienced chef/cook to join a newly created catering team, at The Café at Moss Bank Park, to deliver high quality hot and cold food for customers.Contract type: Fixed termWorking hours: Part timeLocation: The Café at Moss Bank Park, Moss Lane, Bolton, BL1 6NB This post is part of a new management arrangement of the catering operations at Moss Bank Park by the Lancashire Wildlife Trust.  Income generated at the café will support new visitor engagement programmes in the Park and so your role within the café will play a fundamental part in improving the quality of offer at this amazing Park for the wider com...
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