Countryside Environmental

Countryside and Environmental

Each member of our countryside warden team has come from a different background. Whether you arrive with previous experience- or have started as an apprentice with the trust- we welcome the opportunity for like-minded passionate individuals to become part of our ever-growing band of countryside Wardens.

Meet Neil

A long term aim of Head of Countryside, Neil Reeves, was to restore the historic Victorian Gardens of Burrator Lodge at Burrator Reservoir.

His ambition came to realisation when he was approached by the West Devon Explorer Scouts who were looking for a worthy project for their Chief Scout platinum and diamond awards and the service element of the Duke of Edinburgh Award.

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Countryside Warden - Devon

We are looking for a Countryside Warden based at Roadford Lake to assist in the conservation work on one of the most beautiful parts of the South West. The day to day work will consist of a variety of duties –  including maintenance of the site, and educating the public in some of the amazing ecological and historical aspects of the location.

Working as an essential part of the broader Countryside team, you will be contributing to the high standard of maintenance and continued improvements to this stunning reservoir on Dartmoor. You will assist the delivery of practical conservation work and aspire to excellent customer service, enabling our visitors to feel welcome and to have outstanding and inspirational experiences.

CLOSING DATE: Midnight 19 May 2019

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 27th May 2019

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Please send application forms to recruitment@swlakestrust.org.uk