Would you like to be part of an inspirational and dynamic team that celebrates the natural, built and cultural heritage of the Causeway Coast and Glens with a focus on the Binevenagh, Causeway Coast and Antrim Coast & Glens Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB)?


AONB Project Officer

NJC Scale  £23,866 (Scale Point 26) per annum

This is a short-term full-time position until 30th September 2018. However there is the potential for this post to be extended, subject to funding.

The Causeway Coast and Glens Heritage Trust wishes to appoint an AONB Project Officer to deliver specific projects which enhance the identification, protection, conservation, promotion and presentation of the Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty within the Causeway Coast and Glens area.

Applicants must:

1.Be qualified to Degree level, in a relevant field such as environmental sciences, tourism, conservation, heritage –natural, built or cultural-, and at least 6 months experience in a relevant sector.

Or Have at least 2 years’ experience in a relevant sector.

2. Have a good understanding of environmental management issues and of the key issues and priorities affecting protected landscapes in Northern Ireland, including a sustainable approach in practice to visitor, local communities and environmental management issues

3. Have an understanding of project management and ability to plan and schedule work to meet strict deadlines

4. Have excellent written and oral communication skills

5. Have a full UK Driving Licence with access to a vehicle


Please send a CV to the Causeway Coast & Glens Heritage Trust office at 27 Main Street, Armoy, Co. Antrim, BT53 8SL, telephone: 02820752100, email: info@ccght.org

The Causeway Coast and Glens Heritage Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date for application is 4pm on Friday 29th June 2018

The post is part funded by the Northern Ireland Environment Agency.

Your personal data will be collected and stored securely for the purposes of this position only. Personal data belonging to unsuccessful candidates will be deleted within one month of the closing date of the post. Your information will not be used for marketing purposes nor will it be passed to a third party.



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