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- Heritage at Risk Project Manager: closing date 3rd July
- Trustees with skills in: Conservation - Education - Events & Fundraising
- Nature Conservation Project Assistant (casual paid post)
- Garden volunteers (unpaid)
- Volunteer Historic Building Stewards (unpaid)
£35,000 per annum, full time, contract up to 3 years. Based in Twickenham TW1.
The Environment Trust aims to inspire love of local places. We are an established landscape and buildings preservation trust caring for both the natural and built environment and connecting to people of all ages and backgrounds throughout south west London. We aim to enhance people’s lives through inclusion, volunteering and learning.
This is a new post and an exciting opportunity to forge diverse partnerships to take forward a range of specific heritage projects. We are seeking an experienced conservation specialist with a relevant degree or equivalent to manage designated heritage assets on the Historic England Heritage at Risk register or those potentially at risk in south west London. This will involve working closely with Historic England, Local Authorities, site owners and local communities. You will apply the ethos of ‘constructive conservation’ and make effective use of Historic England’s Conservation Principles. As an effective project manager with an eye for detail, as well as an inspiring advocate for heritage, you will be comfortable operating at a high strategic level. You will deliver our existing commitments in Richmond and Wandsworth to develop local participation in understanding and celebrating heritage. You will enable volunteers to develop heritage skills through offering training and advice and seek to develop sustainable funding for ‘Heritage at Risk’ assets. This post is an opportunity to drive forward conservation practice and policy throughout the Environment Trust's area of operation.
For further information contact Berny Simcox, firstname.lastname@example.org, tel 020 8891 5455
Return completed applications to Berny Simcox, email@example.com
Closing date: midday 3rd July 2017 **Please note: closing date has been extended to 3rd July**
Interviews will take place week on Thursday 13th July in Twickenham **Please note: a different date has been previously advertised and 13th July is now confirmed**
The Environment Trust is a well-established conservation charity working to conserve and protect our natural and built heritage by inspiring a love of local places. Our projects and events involve local communities and aim to awaken curiosity in unexpected ways.
The Trust is now working across the boroughs of Kingston, Hounslow and Richmond. We are expanding our programme of activities with a number of exciting developments in the pipeline.
We are looking for Trustees with the following skills and knowledge who want to make a difference to support these developments and our energetic, professional staff:
- Events & fundraising
Please send a CV and covering letter by e-mail to Berny Simcox, CEO, at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have any queries please telephone 020 8891 5455.
The Environment Trust for Richmond upon Thames (the Trust) is a well-established charity that has been operating for over 30 years, supporting the natural and built environment. We inspire a love of local places by creating events and projects that awaken curiosity in unexpected ways. Together we champion the ‘yesterday, today and tomorrow’ of our local area.
The Nature Conservation Project Assistant (CPA) would need to assist or run practical conservation volunteering sessions. This would include corporate volunteering groups primarily but might also involve helping with local school volunteering programmes or volunteering events open to the general public.
This is an excellent opportunity to develop your skills and be part of an experienced grass roots environmental organisation.
Download information pack below and contact Berny Simcox, General Manager, at email@example.com, telephone 020 8891 5455 if you are interested or require further information.