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  • Seasonal Quay Assistant

    Broads National Park

    The purpose of the role is to ensure safe and orderly use of the moorings and facilities, to assist boat users and the public to enjoy safe, enjoyable boating and to offer an information service to members of the public in order to promote understanding of the special qualities of the Broads. The successful candidate will need knowledge of the Broads and its navigation, wildlife and the surrounding area and a flexible approach to encompass a wide range of tasks.

    Posted: 24 February 2017. Closes: 10 March 2017
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  • Business Development Manager

    Lake District National Park

    We are seeking a forward thinking and innovative leader with a proven track record in delivering results to head up our new Business Development team. We are seeking a passionate, committed and motivated candidate to lead this work across Commercial Services. You will have financial acumen, leadership and change management experience with the ability to inspire, manage and deliver through a matrix structure. You will work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders to help us make our vision a reality and to translate our Commercial aspirations into delivery on the ground. This will involve creativity and innovation for identifying and

    Posted: 23 February 2017. Closes: 20 March 2017
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  • Secretary of State Appointment

    North York Moors National Park

    The search is on for a new colleague to join the North York Moors National Park Authority’s team of Members – an influential group of people who play a major role in shaping the direction of the Authority. The appointments will be made by the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), The Rt Hon. Andrea Leadsom MP, later this year. Candidates will be expected to have a good awareness of the issues affecting National Parks generally and a clear understanding of National Park purposes.

    Posted: 23 February 2017. Closes: 22 March 2017
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  • Partnerships and Community Officer

    New Forest National Park

    The New Forest National Park Authority is responsible for conserving and enhancing the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the New Forest and for promoting opportunities for the understanding and enjoyment of its special qualities by the public.We are looking for an outstanding candidate to help us develop, lead and manage a wide range of pioneering partnership and community opportunities. Working closely with our Executive Leadership Team and partner organisations you will be responsible for taking forward a number of high profile projects that include: implementation and review of the National Park Partnership Plan (as the statutory Management Plan

    Posted: 22 February 2017. Closes: 15 March 2017
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  • Performance and Project Support Officer

    South Downs National Park

    The South Downs National Park Authority cares for the landscapes, wildlife and heritage of National Park and helps people to learn about and enjoy the area.  We also have an important role to support the local communities that live and work here.  Much of what we do involves developing projects to deliver the vision for […]

    Posted: 20 February 2017.
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  • Centre Assistant National Park Visitor Centre at Newport

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Centre Assistant 3rd April to 31st October 2017 National Park Visitor Centre at Newport 8.45 per hour Our National Park Visitor Centre at Newport has information and exhibitions as well as staff who can personally respond to customer enquiries. We are looking for a seasonal assistant to work 3 days per week, rising to 4 days in peak periods Easter, May half term and summer season to include weekend and public holiday working...

    Posted: 19 February 2017. Closes: 5 March 2017
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  • Cairngorms Outdoor Access Trust: Trainee Upland Path Workers

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Cairngorms Outdoor Access Trust (COAT) are looking for 14 individuals to join The Mountains and The People project on a work based training course within the Cairngorms or Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park. Over 6 months you will learn practical skills in upland path construction, maintenance and conservation and work towards a level 2 Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) in Environmental Conservation. This qualification is administered through the Scottish Qualification Authority (SQA). The post Cairngorms Outdoor Access Trust: Trainee Upland Path Workers appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 17 February 2017.
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  • Car Park Attendant

    Snowdonia National Park

    To ensure that the Pen y Pass Car Park runs smoothly and to patrol Snowdonia National Park Car Parks as and when required to ensure compliance by users and maintain presentable sites and facilities.

    Posted: 17 February 2017. Closes: 7 March 2017
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  • Visitor Centre and Gallery Assistant St Davids part time Temporary Maternity Cover

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Oriel Y Parc Visitor Centre and Gallery, St Davids, is managed by the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park Authority, working in partnership with Amgueddfa Cymru National Museum Wales. This award winning eco building houses a National Park Visitor Centre, offering a warm welcome to over 130,000 visitors a year. The Class A Gallery and ArtistinResidence Studio, attracts visitors and art enthusiasts to view the works chosen from the national collection based in Cardiff. Visitor Centre and Gallery Assistant St Davids part time 8...

    Posted: 16 February 2017. Closes: 2 March 2017
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  • DataSystems Officer Personnel

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Part time up to 22 hours per week Salary 20,661 to 24,964 pa pro rata from 1 April 2017 Are you the person who can facilitate change in our people processes Can you be a constant source of robust and reliable people and systems data Data that informs decisions at board' level. Are you eager to undertake projects and design solutions You won't want to stand still, there is too much scope to make an impact helping us to support our workforce and their passion for this amazing national park...

    Posted: 16 February 2017. Closes: 2 March 2017
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  • Supervisor Carew Castle and Tidal Mill

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Salary 18,070 to 20138 pa at 1 April 2017 rates Carew Castle, set in the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, has a fascinating history spanning more than 2000 years. We manage it with the aim of delivering experiences for visitors and communityschool groups covering history, archaeology, ecology and sustainability as well as it being an aweinspiring property within stunning landscape. Supervising the team, you will lead them to exceed visitor expectation and ensure every visitor has an excellent experience...

    Posted: 16 February 2017. Closes: 2 March 2017
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  • Operations Manager

    Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

    Salary 33,437 to 36,379 pa If you're a skilled business manager with an interest in working for one of the UK's leading conservation organisations, you could be the exceptional candidate we're looking for to join us as Operations Manager. You will plan and oversee a broad range of practical work including maintaining the iconic Pembrokeshire Coast Path National Trail, key heritage sites such as Porthgain Harbour as well as supporting conservation work in important areas such as the Gwaun Valley...

    Posted: 16 February 2017. Closes: 2 March 2017
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  • Summer Seasonal Ranger - 2 vacancies

    Broads National Park

    We are seeking outstanding professional enthusiastic and committed individuals to fill these exciting opportunities in the Ranger team, bringing a wealth of experience and expertise in countryside and waterways management. The successful candidates will encourage and ensure safe and proper use of the Broads area by means of patrolling, liaison, education and enforcement on both land and water. You should have knowledge of the Broads, good boat handling skills and experience dealing with emergencies.

    Posted: 16 February 2017. Closes: 2 March 2017
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  • Communications Officer (Digital and PR)

    Broads National Park

    The Communications Officer (Digital and PR) will develop, curate and actively manage the Broads Authority and visitor websites and social media platforms, intranet and e-newsletters. We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed individual with the variety of skills required to deliver an integrated approach to multi-channel content and PR.

    Posted: 15 February 2017. Closes: 1 March 2017
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  • Communications Officer (Media and PR)

    Broads National Park

    The Communications Officer (Media and PR) will be responsible for managing media relations across the Broads Authority and for generating good press for the Authority, the Broads and Broads Tourism by seeking and creating PR opportunities. We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed individual with the variety of skills required to create and maintain a positive profile and help deliver an integrated approach to multi-channel PR.

    Posted: 15 February 2017. Closes: 1 March 2017
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  • Sustainable Tourism Lead

    South Downs National Park

    The South Downs National Park is the largest rural resource for recreation and tourism in the South East of England, generating an income of nearly £5 billion, supporting 12,000 jobs and whilst being accessible to over 10 million people regionally. The South Downs National Park Authority is committed to promoting tourism in a sustainable manner […]

    Posted: 13 February 2017.
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  • Information Adviser - Dales Countryside Museum

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Posted: 9 February 2017. Closes: 27 February 2017
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  • Chef

    Lake District National Park

    We are looking for an enthusiastic and skilled Chef to join us at Brockhole. As a small team operating over a 7 day operation (c.1000 – 1700 in the season) we have big ideas for growth. Brockhole is a taste of the lakes discovery centre from adrenaline action to cultural relaxation and stimulation. We have something for everyone. You can help grow that team through running your kitchen and delivering fantastic, high quality Cumbrian brunches, lunches, afternoon teas and event catering.

    Posted: 6 February 2017. Closes: 3 March 2017
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  • Planning Officer (Enforcement and Development Management)

    Dartmoor National Park

    We are seeking to appoint an experienced Enforcement Planner to join our small team charged with providing the Development Management (DM) service for the National Park. Ideally, you will already have experience in Enforcement or DM with a good knowledge and understanding of current planning legislation.

    Posted: 3 February 2017. Closes: 6 March 2017
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  • National Park Partnerships Development Manager

    National Parks UK

    This exciting new role offers an experienced corporate partnership/sponsorship executive the opportunity to take a leading role in national partnership activity for the UK’s National Parks.

    Posted: 2 February 2017.
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  • HFP Training Coordinator

    Dartmoor National Park

    We are looking for someone to develop, promote, administer and evaluate a programme of training events identified by the project officer and the farming community to help build more sustainable farming businesses.

    Posted: 31 January 2017. Closes: 27 February 2017
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  • Apprentice Opportunities

    Yorkshire Dales National Park

    Posted: 30 January 2017. Closes: 27 February 2017
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  • Digital Campaigns Officer

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Cairngorms National Park Authority is looking for a Digital Campaigns Officer to promote the Cairngorms National Park as an outstanding National Park through digital media and campaigns and ensure content on the Park Authority and other visitor facing websites and social media inspire people to visit, engage and create an emotional connection with the Park. The post Digital Campaigns Officer appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 26 January 2017.
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  • Fundraising, Events and Stakeholder Officer

    Northumberland National Park

    Are you a gifted communicator who knows how to inspire people to partner with and invest in your cause? Are you a team player and creative thinker? You must understand fundraising and events management, but most importantly, you'll know what it takes to implement a culture of innovation and success. See the job pack for details.

    Posted: 18 January 2017. Closes: 6 February 2017
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  • Tomintoul & Glenlivet Landscape Partnership: Communication & Interpretation Officer

    Cairngorms National Park

    Tomintoul & Glenlivet Development Trust are recruiting a Communication & Interpretation Officer, who will be working closely with a post recruited by the Cairngorms National Park Authority. For further information on the vacancy, please visit the TGDT website The post Tomintoul & Glenlivet Landscape Partnership: Communication & Interpretation Officer appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 16 January 2017.
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  • Tomintoul & Glenlivet Landscape Partnership: Land Management Officer

    Cairngorms National Park

    The Cairngorms National Park Authority is now looking for a TGLP Land Management Officer to have specific responsibility for the delivery of land based, natural heritage projects in the TGLP scheme and also support other staff members where necessary. Projects include undertaking field visits and working with farmers on habitat improvements, particularly for wading birds; water quality and riparian improvements; footpath projects and working with local volunteers on smaller scale conservation projects. The post Tomintoul & Glenlivet Landscape Partnership: Land Management Officer appeared first on Cairngorms National Park Authority.

    Posted: 12 January 2017.
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  • Independent Review Person

    Northumberland National Park

    Northumberland National Park Authority is looking to recruit independent members on to its Review Meetings. If you are interested in a specific topic, please apply at least 6 weeks before the date of the relevant meeting (see advert for details).

    Posted: 12 January 2017. Closes: 31 December 2017
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  • Job Vacancies

    Brecon Beacons National Park

    Information Assistant Grade 5 Salary: £17,169 – £17,891 per annum, pro rata Fixed Term Contract 3rd April 2017 until 5th November 2017 550 hours for the duration of the Fixed Term Contract National Park Visitor Centre, Libanus CLOSING DATE:                 10th March 2017 INTERVIEW DATE:            17th March 2017 Job application pack Apply online   We […]

    Posted: 28 June 2012.
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