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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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Programme Coordinator for ‘The next generation of Fife’s environmental champions and workforce’. 28 hours per week, starting salary £25,461 (full time equivalent £31,826). Project duration: 60 months. See job profile for more information: Programme Coordinator Job Profile. Finance and Administration Assistant for ‘The next generation of Fife’s environmental champions and workforce’. 35 hours per week, starting salary […]

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http://www.theecologycentre.org/news/news.php?id=128 SESSIONAL EDUCATION VACANCIES We are looking for people to join our team of sessional workers to assist with the provision of environmental education both at our Kinghorn site and at other locations. If you are enthusiastic about working with children; are confident communicators; can engage with their audience and who have some knowledge of, and […]

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Project Coordinator at the Centre for Stewardship Job Title Project Coordinator (Woodland Centre) Salary £24,000 pro rata per annum Location Falkland Estate, Fife Terms 18 month fixed term contract, 3 days per week Line Manager Stewardship Director, Centre for Stewardship Line Management responsibilities N/A – though post-holder will be responsible for appointing and managing contractors […]

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The Scottish Government wants to know the nation’s views In June 2015 the Scottish Government released a discussion document, The Future of Scottish Agriculture, setting out a vision and strategy for farming in Scotland in the next decades. It is an open consultation, with the Government keen to spread the debate beyond the usual suspects. Nourish […]

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