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A great opportunity to gain a Modern Apprenticeship in Trees and Timber and lots of experience along the way. You’ll be: ·  Completing the necessary units and training within the Apprenticeship ·  Taking part in practical activities to build up your experience in the areas. ·  Towards the end of the Apprenticeship undertake activity to improve your […]

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Accessible Fife, a Pre-Apprenticeship Academy Closing Date : 07/12/2016 We are delighted to announce a fantastic opportunity for young people (16-24yr olds) with health conditions and disabilities in Fife.  Accessible Fife is a pre-apprenticeship Academy which will prepare you for the following apprenticeships:  Rural Skills Apprenticeship with The Ecology Centre, Kinghorn  Horticultural Apprenticeship with Cambo Heritage […]

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Visitor and Venue Assistant (dated posted: 29.11.16) 16 hours per week, £national minimum wage, shifts to be agreed (may include weekend working). You must meet with the Community Jobs Scotland criteria to be eligible to apply for this post (only open to unemployed 16 to 29 year olds who have a disability and or long […]

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Land Worker at the Centre for Stewardship (Falkland Estate) Community Jobs Scotland funded post – contact your Jobcentre Plus or Skills Development Scotland advisor to access an CJS application form. The Land Worker post is an exciting and varied position. You will get the chance to work in a whole variety of outdoor settings including gardens, […]

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You will work in various locations in Fife carrying out skilled forestry work such as; selective felling of trees, vegetation management, chipping and clearing invasive and unwanted plants. Training will be provided in: • Chainsaw use • Brush cutting • High powered pruning • Wood-chipping • First Aid • Manual Handling • Pollution Control & Risk Assessment […]

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We are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking, practical person to assist with conservation tasks and general upkeep of The Ecology Centre site and facilities. Activities include landscaping, path maintenance, general maintenance, woodland management, grounds improvement projects and assisting in the day to day running of the centre. Click here to find out more and how […]

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To keep Silverburn Estate tidy and free from litter and assist the office with any other tasks that may be required. Main Duties 1. To identify and note the main areas of litter pollution within the estate by visual inspection 2. To carry out regular litter collection from the estate and other bordering areas 3. […]

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Fife’s young people step up and create what is rightfully theirs: a healthy planet, a thriving economy and a brighter future  Three months on from the Paris climate change agreement, the Big Lottery Fund is investing £33 million in more than 30 organisations to inspire and develop the next generation of environmental leaders. The Fife […]

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