Vacancies with the AONB team
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CURRENT VACANCIES: - see four opportunities below:
Stour Valley Visitor development Officer - two posts, deadline Monday 18 March
Project Officer – AONB Green Action - deadline Monday 18 March
Project Officer – AONB 50th Anniversary - deadline Monday 18 March
Project Officer – Stour Valley Path 25th Anniversary - deadline Monday 18 March
Scroll down for further information and links to the application forms and job descriptions
Visitor Development Officer (fixed term for 20 months)
Can you help uncover the story of the Stour Valley for visitors; dig into its rich heritage, fabulous landscapes and local produce and help local businesses to develop their visitor offer?
Working in a small team dedicated to conserving and enhancing the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Stour Valley on the Essex/Suffolk border, you’ll deliver this LEADER funded project to provide an exciting programme of activity throughout 2019/20.
If you have a passion for visitor development in a sustainable and environmentally sensitive context, excellent project management experience and the skills to develop a marketing plan to deliver promotional objectives for the area, we want to hear from you. For an informal discussion only, please contact Cathy Smith on (01394) 445217.
Apply online at Suffolk Jobs Direct (ref SCC03526). Closing date: 18 March. Interview date: 21 March 2019.
Project Officers – across both Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB)
£18,137 p.a. pro rata Fixed term for 6 months. 18.5 hrs p/w, 3 posts available.
An exciting opportunity to work in two of England’s finest landscapes, the Dedham Vale and Suffolk Coast & Heaths Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty to deliver one of 3 special projects:
Project Officer – AONB 50th Anniversary – Ref: SCC03527 providing opportunities for people to get involved in the Year of Green Action in special coastal and countryside locations.
Project Officer – AONB 50th Anniversary – Ref: SCC03529 something to celebrate, and an opportunity to make your mark and raise awareness of these nationally important landscapes.
Project Officer – Stour Valley Path 25th Anniversary – Ref: SCC03531 deliver a series of access, interpretation and enjoyment projects along this 60-mile regional waymarked route.
You will have:
• A passion for the environment with the motivation to deliver positive outcomes
• Experience of project planning and delivery
• Confident communication skills and excellent approach to team work
For an informal discussion only, please contact Paula Booth on 07921 404693.
Please visit Suffolk Jobs Direct using the links above to apply. Closing date: 18th March Interview date: 28/29 March.