Information on positions needed to be filled within the community forest.

2 x Engagement Officers (1 x Environment Engagement Officer & 1 x Heritage Engagement Officer)

Location: Thames Chase Forest Centre, Upminster, RM14 3NS

Salary: £25,000 per annum with £1,750 bonus payable on successful completion of fixed term

Basis: Full time fixed term contract (October 2017 to September 2021)

Closing Date: 7th August 2017

Interview Date: 16th August 2017

The Land of the Fanns Landscape Partnership has secured £1.3million from the Heritage Lottery Fund to deliver a 5 year, £2.4m programme to discover, celebrate and restore one of the last remaining landscapes of London as it once was. Located on the edge of east London and south-west Essex this exciting new project will build on the landscape regeneration story of Thames Chase Community Forest established in 1990.

As part of a brand new team, the role of the two Engagement Officers is key to the success of the Land of the Fanns. Through delivery of 26 individual projects, the Land of the Fanns Scheme aims to develop a renewed understanding and appreciation of the local landscape, revealing its hidden treasures of natural, geological, built and archaeological heritage to a wider audience. Our ultimate goal is that our partners and communities will be better placed to champion it long after the scheme ends.

If you think you would like to play a part in taking this innovative scheme forward, then we look forward to receiving your application. Please submit a CV and covering letter, specifying which of the two Engagement Officer roles you are interested in and reflecting the person specification in the application pack, to

For further information and to download an application pack, please see the downloads to the right on the page.

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