Stepping Into Nature Project Assistant (22.2 hours per week) based, Dorchester

Dorset County Council

Location Dorchester

Reference 61029904

Occupational group  Natural Environment

Salary detail   £11,247 - £12,760

Fixed term 12montths

Sally King - Contact email -

Contact telephone: 01305 225091

Closing Date - 07 May 2017

An exciting opportunity to be involved in an ambitious project to improve older people's health and well-being, including those with dementia, using the outdoors to deliver inclusive activities.

The Stepping Into Nature Project Assistant post will be responsible for assisting in the delivery of the Stepping Into Nature project. The project will run for three years, ending 31st March 2020, and is funded by the Big Lottery. You will be within the Dorset Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) team. The role will include delivering events and promotion, assisting with activity sessions and providing admin and delivery support. Outdoor and event work will be essential, as will be the ability to participate in a variety of activities. Necessary training will be provided.

£18,746 - £21,268 pro rata

Interview Date: 15th May 2017

This post has a significant travel requirement and you are contractually required to have a vehicle (or transport deemed to be suitable by the County Council) available for use as required.

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Closing date: 
Sunday 7th May 2017
£11,247 - £12,760
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