Job Opportunity: Community Officer at Life on the Edge, South Devon (full-time, 5-year contract, up to £34K per annum) (closing date for applications: 1st April 2024)

South Devon National Landscape has been a grant of £2,246,965 by the National Lottery Heritage Fund for the delivery phase of its Life on the Edge project, and is now seeking to recruit a Community Officer (scroll down the column on the left-hand side).

Life on the Edge is a 5-year project which aims to work with farmers, landowners and the local community to make a difference for rare and endangered invertebrates on the South Devon coast.

The Community Officer post is full-time (37 hours per week) with an annual salary of £30,825 to £33,945. The job is offered on a fixed-term contract up to March 2029.

The closing date for applications is Monday 1st April 2024.

Interviews are expected to be held on Wednesday 10th April 2024.

Further information about the post, including how to apply, can be found at this link to South Devon District Council’s website (you’ll need to scroll down the column on the left-hand side to find the job listing), while details about the Life on the Edge project is available on the South Devon National Landscape website.

For an informal discussion please contact Nicky Bailey, AONB Community Projects Officer at nicky.bailey@southdevonaonb.org.uk.  Many thanks to Nicky for getting in touch with the GRIN office with details of this opportunity.