Overview

Urban Green Newcastle is an independent charity responsible for the management, maintenance and protection of 33 parks and over 60 allotment sites across Newcastle upon Tyne. One of the first organisations of our kind in the country, we represent a novel approach to securing the future of green spaces previously managed by a local authority. We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and passionate Ranger to join our Parks and Allotments team.

You will engage with the public, volunteers and stakeholders on a daily basis, making them feel valued and welcome. The role involves undertaking maintenance and conservation works across the Urban Green parks estate, ensuring our visitors have a safe and inspiring experience. In addition to practical conservation work, you will take a lead on woodland management across the estate.

You will have experience in woodland management in a park and/or countryside setting, good IT skills, excellent communication, planning and organisational skills.

The role is full-time (37 hours per week) and is based at our offices in Heaton Park.

Interviews: 21 June 2021