Catchment Officer, South East Rivers Trust
Are you a natural leader and communicator with a passion for the water environment? Come and join our friendly team at the South East Rivers Trust (SERT) working to achieve healthy river ecosystems for all across the South East of England.
We are looking for several Catchment Officers to join our dynamic team. The role is at the heart of being able to achieve our vision by bringing together stakeholders and members of the community to take a catchment based approach in understanding their local river. Here we identify issues that are impacting rivers and catchments, and work together to find and implement solution
s that will improve the health of the water environment. You will coordinate a Catchment Partnership and develop projects, with the support of the wider SERT Team, to implement nature-based solutions to tackle the issues in the river catchment.
The South East Rivers Trust is a member of the national Rivers Trust, and is part of the Rivers Trust movement which is comprised of over 60 local trusts, which are described as having ‘wet feet’ because they concentrate their efforts on practical environmental enhancement works on the ground. The Trust’s core values are central to all we strive to achieve, including bringing positive energy, expertise and specialist knowledge to develop good relationships and to deliver to a high standard making a real difference to rivers and their catchment areas.
To apply please visit the Trust’s website for a full role description and application form.
The deadline for applications is Sunday 11th October at 5pm, with interviews taking place on Tuesday 27th and 28th October 2020. Please get in touch if you are unable to make these dates.