We are looking for an Engagement Ranger to help us deliver our objectives around access and accessibility, our Diversity Action Plan, developing our volunteer roles and engaging with visitors and local communities, overseeing a specific area of the national park. You will be based at Aldern House, Bakewell.
You will be required to work on a rota pattern with a requirement to work 50% of weekends per annum and some bank holidays.
You will need to be able to demonstrate excellent people skills and have a relevant degree and/or experience of countryside management, knowledge and experience of rights of way and access, working in partnerships, managing volunteers, a range of engagement experiences and practices. Please ensure you fulfil the criteria outlined in the person specification.
The Peak District National Park was the first of Britain’s 15 national parks and is still enjoyed by millions, looking for both adventure and a breathing space to escape. It is also the most accessible due its proximity to four major cities of the UK and its 38,000 residents. We recognise the importance of our national park and our job is to speak up and care for the Peak District National Park for all to enjoy forever.
No agencies at this time please.
Provisional interview date: 23 Feb
We offer a range of staff benefits including flexi-time, a great pension with employer contribution of 19.57%, 25-30 days holiday plus Bank Holidays and free parking at most of our offices. Please look at our Total Reward Brochure to see what we offer.
- Care – We care for the Peak District National Park, the people we work with and all those we serve. It’s at the heart of everything we do.
- Enjoy – We take pride in what we do and feel good about our contribution.
- Pioneer – We were born of pioneers. We will continue to explore opportunities to inspire future generations.
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
The Peak District National Park Authority is committed to equal opportunities. We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join us.
We are a Disability Confident employer and guarantee to interview anyone with a disability whose application meets the essential criteria for the role.
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