Paul Coulson | July 24th 2021
Advertised Salary: c.£34,500 inclusive of allowances
We are the charity who look after and bring to life 2,000 miles of waterways across England and Wales, because we believe that life is better by water. Every role across the Trust plays it’s part in transforming our canals and rivers into spaces where local people want to spend time and feel better, bringing wellbeing benefits to millions.
We have a fantastic opportunity for a Fisheries & Angling Technical Specialist to join our team, covering both the North West & North East.
The National Fisheries & Angling team provide expert technical expertise on all fisheries management matters, including overall responsibility for the technical management of the Trusts fisheriesmanagement framework term contract. This includes safeguarding the Trust’s responsibilities in relation to Fisheries and Environmental Law. The Fisheries & Angling Technical Specialist is responsible for day to day fisheries and angling management in their designated areas of responsibility, including local ‘Let’s Fish’ initiatives (https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/enjoy-the-waterways/fishing/lets-fish).
Location and coverage
The role will be based working from home, with the allocation of a nearby Hub for collaborative working in the North West or East.
This is a regional role and there will be an expectation that the successful candidate will be able travel to attend meetings or fieldwork throughout the regional waterway networks – a large concentration being in the North West.
The working arrangement would typically see weekly visits (av. 3 days a week) to sites.
See our network here (https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/enjoy-the-waterways/canal-and-river-network).
Most relevant regional hubs include: Leeds, Liverpool & Manchester.
About the role
inclusion by challenging behaviour, practices, actions, or decisions that are counter to the objectives of the Trust’s policies and values.
Closing date 8th August
For full details or to apply visit the C&RT website