South West
Industry Sector:
Ecology Jobs, Environmental Jobs, Green Jobs, Wildlife Jobs, Countryside Jobs, Countryside Management Jobs, Environmental Protection Jobs, Wildlife Conservation Jobs, Environmental Management Jobs, Ecological Jobs
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Education Level:
£30,940 to £33,215 per annum
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CHM Recruit
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Are you passionate about tackling the joint nature and climate crises? Do you want to deliver landmark, landscape-scale, environmental and social change? If this sounds like you, this organisation looks forward to hearing from you!

Our client, a leading nature conservation charity, are looking for a new Ecologist for the development phase of an exciting project.


Reference: JAN20244622 

Location: West Sedgemoor, TA10 

Salary: £30,940 - £33,215 per annum 

Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours per week 

Contract: 22-month contract. Estimated start from 1st April 2024. Fixed term to 31st January 2026. Possibility for extension and renewal. 

Benefits: Pension, Life Assurance, 26 days annual leave

About the Role

You will work closely with land manager partners, the project team and a range of consultants to design and test new opportunities for land use change for nature recovery.

You will be part of their mission to inspire and empower people to help create a fully sustainable world where nature and all people thrive.

What they need from you

• Extensive scientific knowledge of ecology and habitat management, natural history and ecological processes.

• Ability to undertake habitat and species surveys. 

• Ability to work in a partnership.

• Ability to communicate effectively and influence others to change their land management practices.

• Ability to contribute to building collaborative, motivated, resilient, inclusive teams.

• Commitment to the charity's Values and equity, diversity and inclusion.

• Relevant degree, e.g. BSc or UK equivalent

Additional Information

• More information about the role will be available on Microsoft Teams Briefing sessions throughout mid-late February, please continue with your application for more details

• The employer reserves the right to extend/make permanent at any time.

Closing date: 23:59, Tuesday, 27th February 2024 

They will be conducting interviews on 6 & 8th March 2024.


To find out more information, please click the apply button. You will be taken to a simple CHM Recruit form and then redirected to complete your application for this position.

As part of this application process you will be asked to upload a CV and complete an application form including evidence on how you meet the skills, knowledge, and experience listed above.

They are deeply committed to developing an equitable, diverse and inclusive workplace, in which everyone feels supported, valued, and able to be their full selves. People of colour and with disabilities people are currently underrepresented across the environment, climate, sustainability, and conservation sector. If you identify as a person of colour and/or with disabilities, they are particularly interested in receiving your application.

Should you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process, please do get in contact.

This role is eligible for UK Sponsorship.

No agencies please.

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