Scottish Invasive Species Initiative – Seasonal Volunteer Coordinators (x2)
The Scottish Invasive Species Initiative (SISI) is an ambitious and exciting 4 year partnership project running across 29,500km2 of north Scotland which aims to encourage communities to tackle invasive non-native species (INNS) such as Japanese knotweed, giant hogweed and American mink. The project is led by Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) on behalf of a partnership including fishery boards and trusts and the University of Aberdeen.
We are looking for two dynamic professionals to join our team as Seasonal Volunteer Coordinators – employed by the Cromarty Firth Fishery Board and the Deveron, Bogie and Isla Rivers Charitable Trust. You will work with the SISI Project Officer and Volunteer and Communication Officer to deliver and energise the project with volunteers, contractors and partners. To do this you will deliver: communications, education and outreach, volunteer recruitment and management, biosecurity action and INNS control.
The SISI project is funded by SNH and the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Applications are required by 21 March. Interviews take place on 27 and 29 March.
Job descriptions and application and interview information are available at:
Cromarty Firth Fisheries Board
Deveron, Bogie and Isla Rivers Charitable Trust