Catchment Improvement Lead – an opportunity

The Aire and Calder Catchment Partnership, which is hosted by The Aire Rivers Trust, is  advertising a role to help lead the Partnership to the next stage of our development.
With funding from Defra we are now looking to issue a contract for someone to lead the initial stages of delivering our Actionable Plan and for extending that plan to include the views of additional stakeholders. The successful candidate will lay the foundations of the Plan ensuring that partners and others are fully engaged with the process and, in a better position to deliver ACCP goals.
Details can be found here and applications/expressions of interest are requested urgently.

Project Officer required for Aire and Calder Catchment Partnership

Aire & Calder Catchment Partnership

This expression of interest is now CLOSED

The Aire and Calder Catchment Partnership, which is hosted by The Aire Rivers Trust, is looking for a ‘Project Officer’ to help develop the Partnership.

This is a great opportunity for an environmentally aware individual to grow their capability whilst at the same time helping develop river and catchment capability in the biggest catchment host in Yorkshire.

With nearly all of our watercourse classified as Heavily Modified, significant rural and urban diffuse pollution issues we face a challenging future. You will work with partners and other stakeholders helping us develop a way forward.

The role will involve administering the work of the Partnership as well as a range of other activities detailed in the Project Officer – call for interest available via this link.

If you, or anyone you know, might be interested please open the link for more information.

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