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Current Vacancies

Farming Support Officer


As part of our small project team, you will build on the established links with the farming community to help shape and deliver a varied programme of relevant and targeted work.

Posted: 22nd September 2022

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Dartmoor Headwaters Coordinator


This is an incredible opportunity for a motivated conservation professional to work within our outstanding national park. Building upon the successes of previous pilot schemes, you will work with land managers, partners and communities to design, develop and implement environmentally sustainable solutions to restore peatland, reduce flood risk and improve biodiversity across Dartmoor.

Posted: 28th September 2022

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Online Manager

Lake District

We are looking for an Online Manager to lead the National Park Authority’s website, intranet and visitor services sites, creating a smooth journey and enjoyable experience for the widest range of Lake District lovers.

Posted: 30th September 2022

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Catchment Nutrients Officer (FTC)

Lake District

We are looking for a Catchment Nutrients Officer to coordinate and deliver, a project to implement nutrient neutrality regulations in four SAC catchments (River Derwent, River Kent, Esthwaite Water, River Eden).

Posted: 26th September 2022

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Senior Surveyor

Lake District

As a RICS qualified surveyor, you will undertake the professional and technical management of the LDNPA property portfolio and you will contribute to the development and implementation of strategic asset management planning and delivery.

Posted: 9th August 2022

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Administrator (Volunteering Team)

North York Moors

Administrator (Volunteering Team)
Helmsley, York YO62, UK

The North York Moors National Park Authority looks after and promotes one of the most phenomenal parts of the British Isles. Our 800 volunteers come from all walks of life and range in age from 4 to 80+. They all bring something different and unique, but all are dedicated to helping look after one of the most diverse landscapes in the UK.

Giving great support to our volunteers is really important and we are looking for a Volunteering Team Administrator to join our Volunteering Team in Helmsley on a permanent, full-time basis working 30-37 hours per week to support the delivery of our volunteering services.

The Benefits

- Salary of £21,189 to £21,968 per annum full time
- 24 days’ annual leave plus eight bank holidays
- Annual leave increases by one day per year to 29 days’ leave after five years’ service
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- Pool car scheme

This is a brilliant role for an administrator with great communication skills and a real understanding of the benefits of volunteering.

So, if you’re looking to join an organisation that champions the very best of what the moors have to offer, then we can offer you an office with a view!

The Role

As a Volunteering Team Administrator, you will support the day-to-day running of the Volunteering Team, as well as providing administrative support to the Customer Service Team.

Taking responsibility for volunteer data, you will ensure personal information, skills and hours worked data is enter into our volunteering database accurately. Working with other colleagues, you will run and analyse regular volunteer surveys.

Acting as a central point of contact for volunteers, you will provide them with information and organise regular communications.

Additionally, you will:

- Oversee volunteer long service awards and events
- Liaise with other staff to collect volunteering data
- Ensuring timely claims and arrange the payment of volunteers’ expenses claims
- organise the ordering and distribution of volunteers’ uniform

About You

To be considered as a Volunteering Team Administrator, you will need:

- Excellent communication skills
- Experience of providing excellent administrative support to a busy team
- Experience of managing a varied administrative workload and prioritising to meet target deadlines
- Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong working relationships across the organisation
- Great IT skills

Ideally, you will hold a full, valid driving licence. The post is full time, but could be reduced to 30 hours per week depending on the requirements of the successful candidate.

Other organisations might call this position Team Administrator, Admin Assistant, Volunteer Co-ordinator, Administrator, Volunteering and Engagement Administrator, Volunteering Administrative Assistant, or Volunteer and General Support Administrator.

Webrecruit and North York Moors National Park Authority are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you can ensure our volunteers have a brilliant time as a Volunteering Team Administrator, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Posted: 20th September 2022

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