Assistant Conservation Officer, Planning

Closing date:
Salary: £20,000 pro rata
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Part time
Location: Pirbright HQ, School Lane, Pirbright, GU240JN
Do you have the passion, commitment and skills to work with us and our local authority partners to deliver this mission?

Contact details

For more information about this role, please contact Ken Anckorn at  

Job reference: Assistant Conservation Officer

Surrey Wildlife Trust provides an Ecological Planning Advice service to the Local Authorities in Surrey.

We currently have a vacancy for an Assistant Conservation Officer to work 21 hours a week (flexible weekdays) within the team providing ecological advice to Local Authority planning case officers on development proposals which could affect important species and habitats. These can range from single house schemes to large scale housing and infrastructure proposals.

Ecological qualifications are essential as are good communication skills; previous experience with planning issues and Local Authorities exposure would be an advantage.

Please download the application form and job description below.

Closing Date: midday Friday 21st September 2018.