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The Centre for Stewardship in Falkland are looking for a part time Coordinator to manage an exciting new project called WoodWorks. WoodWorks is a new partnership formed to design and develop a course for enterprising and creative young people (16-25 years) who are inspired to learn and work with wood or with woodlands. Our aim is […]

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http://www.scotsman.com/news/comment-apprenticeships-must-include-the-vulnerable-1-3780329 INCLUSIVE approach is vital to early training, writes Stuart Jacob This week presents an ideal opportunity to raise awareness of the benefits of a Modern Apprenticeship for both employers and young people, as well as highlighting the merit in considering those with additional support needs (ASN) as candidates for such positions. In February the […]

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Dynamic individual required to take forward ACT Argyll. Skills and Contract Manager post available. For more details, follow the link: http://www.act-now.org.uk/en/our-teams Press Release on ACT Argyll:  ACT Argyll is Go! A new partnership between Dunbritton Housing Association, West Highland Housing Association and Argyll and the Isles Coast and Countryside Trust has secured the funding support needed […]

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As part of its campaign to support Britain’s bees, Friends of the Earth has created the Great British Bee Count app to collect data on the nation’s bee population. This year’s count begins on the 1st May and will run until the end of the month, focusing on bees that appear earlier in the year. Last […]

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Living Lomonds are looking for a Land Skills Assistant to support the Land Skills Supervisor in the delivery of training and supervision of tasks for four Apprentices working towards a Modern apprenticeship in Trees and Timber at Level 2.  To apply please email a CV and a short paragraph about why you think you are […]

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY Organisation: Living Solutions Salary: £18,000 – £20,000 Salary info: Monday – Friday Job type: Forestry Contracting/Apprentice Team Leader Status: Full time Closing date: 27/03/2015 Location: Fife Website: http://://www.living-solutions.org Role: We are seeking a highly experienced forester who has the ability to lead a team of young apprentices, carrying out forestry contract work such […]

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The Ecology Centre has a vacancy for a Grounds Maintenance Assistant.  The post is for 28 hours a week.  The job is part of the Community Jobs Scotland scheme and applicants have to be between 16 and 19 years old to apply.  The closing date is Monday 2nd March 2015. For further details of the […]

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Training Opportunities at Blair Castle, Culross   2015   Tree Management and Aftercare Training in how to look after and care for trees Thursday 19th February 10am to 12noon Living Willow Structures Training in how to create outdoor sculptures from living willow.   Thursday 19th February 12.45pm to 2.45pm   Wildlife Habitat Development This workshop […]

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