G7 Legacy Project for Nature Recovery

Closing date:
Salary: See Individual Roles for Salary Banding
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Full time
Location: Cornwall Wildlife Trust HQ, Five Acres, Allet, Truro, Cornwall , TR4 9DJ

Bartinney panoramic view - Ben Watkins

Cornwall Wildlife Trust is the host partner for this exciting new project delivering for nature, climate and people in Cornwall.

Natural England and Cornwall Wildlife Trust have received considerable government support and funding for a G7 nature legacy project in Cornwall that intends to connect the region's most valuable habitats as part of an England-wide Nature Recovery Network. https://www.cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk/naturerecovery 

The initiative, which is projected to take five years to complete depending on future financing, will benefit nature, the environment, and people, and will help the UK meet its goal of legally protecting and improving 30% of land for wildlife by 2030.

We are recruiting now for the following positions fixed term to 31.03.2022 with potential to extend for up to 5 years subject to funding.

Project Delivery and Partnership Manager

37.5 hours per week

£28,000 - £30,000 per annum (Pro-rata) dependent on experience and qualification

This role will manage the full spectrum of the Programme under the G7 Legacy Project for Nature Recovery (G7LPNR) including the staff team and all aspects of the delivery of the Partnership scheme centralised on Goss Moor and surrounding catchments. 

Community Engagement Officer

37.5 hours per week

£20,000 - £23,000 per annum (Pro-rata) dependent on experience and qualification

This role will deliver the G7 LPNR work programme associate with Community focus, engagement, and outreach to enable communities and the general public to learn about and develop an understanding and appreciation of Nature Recovery in Cornwall by increasing access to Nature within the Project catchment.

Volunteer Coordinator

37.5 hours per week

£19,000 - £21,000 per annum (Pro-rata) dependent on experience and qualification

The Volunteer Programme Coordinator will support and facilitate the expansion of a volunteer network of volunteer groups and individual volunteers across the relevant projects of the G7 Legacy Project for Nature Recovery landscape catchment.

Farm and Natural Capital Advisors (x2)

37.5 hours per week

£25,000 - £27,000 per annum (Pro-rata)

This role will be working with the Project Team to design and deliver a plan for communicating and engaging with farmers and landowners in the area to find opportunities to improve infrastructure and land management practices. 

Countryside Worker Apprentice (x1) fixed term 1 year

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To Apply

To apply please send a completed application form and the Equality & Diversity Monitoring Form (CVs not accepted) to recruitment@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk 

The closing date for applications is midnight on Wednesday 28 July 2021.

Interviews dates for each role are as follows:

Partnership/Project Delivery Manager 6th August 2021

Community Engagement Officer 17th August 2021

Volunteer Coordinator 18th August 2021

Farm Advisors 19th August 2021

This post will commence from September 2021.