Monmouth, Monmouthshire
£27,752 - £28,682 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Responsible to: Head of Nature Recovery

Responsible for: 3x Nature Recovery Officers, 1x Conservation Grazing Officer

Closing date: Monday 14th June 2021 with interviews scheduled for Wednesday 23rd June 2021

Salary: £27,752 - £28,682

Contract type: Permanent 

Working hours: Full time

Location: GWT Headquarters, Seddon House, Dingestow, Monmouthshire, with homeworking as required.


Overall purpose  

  • Delivery of the Nature Recovery strand of the strategy - focussing on and around our largest, most impactful nature reserves to expand them, whilst increasing species populations and delivering habitat resilience across our whole managed estate
  • Devising and developing practical management techniques, evidence gathering protocols, and relationships, to deliver annual increases in populations of target species, resilience of habitats, and the size of GWT’s estate


The Nature Recovery Manager is a pivotal role at GWT, providing leadership to a team of expert delivery staff, while devising and developing opportunities with the Head of Nature Recovery, colleagues, and external partners to ensure that GWT’s work is continuously increasing nature’s diversity and abundance. Overseeing the team to manage all of GWT’s nature reserves this role will also work to expand our influence beyond our borders at exemplar sites including Magor Marsh, Pentwyn Farm, Springdale Farm, and Silent Valley.

In partnership with the Evidence Manager and their team, the Nature Recovery Manager will devise and develop management plans for each of GWT’s nature reserves, so that these teams together can trial innovative practices, gather robust evidence and constantly improve GWT’s performance in terms of land managed, biodiversity, bio-abundance, and cost efficiency. With these best practice examples shared with others to demonstrate how they too can save wildlife and turn the tide on nature’s decline.

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Refreshed on: 03 June 2021
Closed date: 14 June 2021
Tags: Management

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