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Seasonal Assistant Ranger


£18,707 per annum pro-rata to months worked


Lymington and the New Forest

Contract Type:

Fixed-term, full-time

Closing Date:

14 APRIL 2021

Seasonal Assistant Ranger

The New Forest National Park Authority is responsible for conserving and enhancing the natural beauty, wildlife and cultural heritage of the New Forest and for promoting opportunities for the understanding and enjoyment of its special qualities by the public.

Are you passionate about the New Forest National Park?

Are you outgoing, enthusiastic and enjoy working with the public?

We have an exciting opportunity for a Seasonal Assistant Ranger to join our team to engage with forest users during the ground nesting bird season and visitors on Camping in the Forest campsites across the National Park. Your experience of dealing with members of the public ideally through countryside events will be key in delivering a programme of activities to help people enjoy and understand the things that make the New Forest special.

You will:

  • have knowledge of the natural and cultural heritage of the New Forest National Park
  • have strong communication and inter-personal skills
  • have a valid driving licence
  • be able to work regular evenings, weekends and bank holidays

The role is from May to October 2021 and is based at our office in Lymington, Hampshire but you will spend much of your time working across the New Forest. To apply, please complete and return the application form using the links to the right. CVs are not accepted.

Closing date:  2pm on 14 April 2021

Interviews:      28 April 2021

For queries please email or call 01590 646637

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