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Groundwork is the lead body for developing and
implementing projects in the Colne Valley Regional Park. One of our
current initiatives is to co-ordinate the Colne Valley Rural
Its vision is to achieve a vibrant and
sustainable rural economy, including farming and forestry,
underpinning the value of the countryside. You’ll contribute
to that by focusing on the viability of farming and woodland
management in the rural urban fringe. . Your role will be to advise
landowners of the opportunities for developing their
business (particularly through collaboration with others) and
the funding available.
Together with a good knowledge of current
issues affecting farming and/or forestry, you’ll have experience in
a farming or woodland-based business or social enterprise, and
skills in communicating with a range people. There will be
some weekend or evening events to cover, so you should be able to
work outside normal working hours on occasion.
In return, we can offer outstanding benefits
including a competitive salary, generous annual leave, a
contributory pension and the scope to continuing development of
your professional skills.
A job application pack can be downloaded from
or please contact Stewart Pomeroy, Colne Valley Team Manager,
Groundwork Thames Valley, Colne Valley Park Centre, Denham Court
Drive, Uxbridge, Middlesex UB9 5PG. Telephone: 01895 839
CV’s will not be accepted. No agencies please.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Tuesday 6th April 2010
Tuesday 20th April 2010
We shall ensure fairness and equal
opportunities throughout our workforce and in service
delivery. We welcome applications from suitably skilled
candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability. sexuality,
religion or age.
Download the following forms and then submit the application either online or via post.