Living Rivers Officer

Derbyshire Wildlife Trust
Middleton-by-Wirksworth, United Kingdom
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
NGO/Civil Society
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)


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We’re looking for an energetic and passionate, and confident individual who likes to work independently and as part of a team, to deliver the protection and restoration of rivers in Derbyshire.

We are an organisation that is passionate about creating nature recovery networks, inspiring people to connect with nature and defending wildlife and need a team that is ambitious and energised to deliver this for Derbyshire. Living Rivers are at the heart of what we do and we have a programme of work that needs to be delivered by someone with ambition and energy.

This role would give you an opportunity to work within the Nature Recovery Networks team to develop and deliver a Living Rivers restoration programme of projects.

You will need a broad background for this challenging and rewarding role. You will require knowledge of landscape scale conservation, delivering projects on the ground with partners and landowners  and be prepared to work with partners to protect and restore the beautiful and iconic rivers of Derbyshire.

More details about the role can be found in the attached job description & person specification, together with the key terms document.

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This vacancy may close early if we receive a high volume of applicants or when filled, so do not delay your application.

To apply, click on "Apply Now" which will take you to our recruitment site, fill in the personal details form and attach your completed DWT application form.

Derbyshire 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.

Job Description

Key Terms

Application Form