Policy Officer

We are seeking an enthusiastic person committed to high quality landscapes in Cumbria and to the ethos of the Friends of the Lake District.  You will lead our work protecting and enhancing designated landscapes, woodlands and access, and manage some of our properties. You will have good written and communication skills and the ability to influence others.  Knowledge of the landscape and issues in the Lake District and Cumbria, and a professional background and relevant qualifications in protected landscapes and preferably also woodlands and access is required.

How to Apply

Informal enquiries to Douglas Chalmers, Chief Executive, on 01539 720788

Application deadline: 12 noon Friday 1 June 2018            

Interview date:  Monday 11 June 2018

For an Application Pack see our website:   https://www.friendsofthelakedistrict.org.uk/policy-officer

Completed applications (marked confidential) emailed to  Catriona James  Catriona@fld.org.uk  or by post to Friends of the Lake District, Murley Moss Business Park, Oxenholme Road, KENDAL, Cumbria.   LA9 7SS.     Please note we DO NOT accept CVs

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Key Information


£30,002 0.8 part time (£37,503 fte)


Friends of the Lake District




Part Time


Graduate, Mid Level


Campaigning, Conservation, Countryside & Land Management, Environment


Kendal, United Kingdom

Application Deadline:

1st June 2018 at 12:00pm

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