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Nature Conservation Officer – London Borough of Camden
This is a part time post, 18hrs per week, on a fixed term contract for one year (salary £35,913 to £41,657 pro rata). The post sits within the Green Space Team and will provide specialist advice to ensure appropriate regard for nature conservation and biodiversity across Camden’s Green Space services, as well as provide guidance for the planning department on applications and wider strategy and policy.
The ideal candidate will have knowledge and experience of nature conservation within an urban environment, with a strong understanding of the planning process, land management for nature conservation and strategy and policy development. You will have strong communication skills, demonstrate innovative and creative thinking and be able to take strategic priorities and develop them into key deliverables. You will have a working knowledge of biological databases, mapping and can bring on-board a new dimension to the Green Space team. Also required is good financial acumen for budget management and external funding. The closing date for applications is 23rd May 2018, for further details and to apply please click here.
Horticulture Apprenticeships, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, idverde
Idverde are currently looking to recruit two ambitious young people to join their Apprenticeship Scheme on London’s newest and most exciting park. If you are interested in the environment and horticulture and want to gain a qualification while you work, you could join the teams looking after the parklands, rivers and iconic gardens. Candidates should: be hardworking, enjoy working outdoors, have a keen interest in plants & wildlife, be flexible and like a challenge. To be considered for the role please send a covering letter to Londonadmin@idverde.co.uk , quoting LONDONHORT. The covering letter should state why you are interested in taking part in the apprenticeship as well as any personal qualities or skills you would bring to the position.