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South West Peak Farm Link Worker

Ref: PDC/18/0336
Salary Details: From £21,074 to £23,111 pro rata
Job Term: Part Time
Appointment Type: Fixed Term Contract, to 31 December 2021
Hours: 18.5 per week
Location: Bakewell
Department: Peak District National Park Authority
Division: South West Peak Landscape Partnership

Do you have a farming background or a good working knowledge of farming and land management?  Are you familiar with the Staffordshire Moorlands, Cheshire East or High Peak parts of the Peak District?  Do you want to make a positive difference to the landscape in this area?   If so, we are looking for someone like you to become a vital part of our new Landscape Partnership team working with various partners and stakeholders in the South West Peak.   This role will be largely field based, visiting farms and smallholdings, talking with farmers and land managers, disseminating information, developing networks and discussing ways in which the Landscape Partnership can help and support land management across the area.   You will need to possess excellent communication skills, have a passion for safeguarding the landscape and be able to bring together people with different interests.   Crucially, you will also need to develop trust within the farming community as the ‘go to’ person for information or advice relating to the Partnership. Conditions of employment for this post include flexible working options and a childcare voucher scheme. More information can be found on the partnership website www.southwestpeak.co.uk

Closing date: 07 June 2018
Provisional interview date: 18 June 2018

SWP Farm Link Worker - Job Description| (Acrobat/PDF File 234k)
SWP Farm Link Worker - Person Specification| (Acrobat/PDF File 246k)
SWP Farm Link Worker - Job Conditions| (Acrobat/PDF File 223k)
SWP Farm Link Worker - Organisation Chart| (Acrobat/PDF File 30k)
SWP Farm Link Worker - Competency Framework| (Acrobat/PDF File 84k)

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