Volunteer Team Leader - 12 month fixed term

LA9 6AJ, Kendal
Grade G - £25,805 - £30,768 per annum
13 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Fancy leading a talented team of more than 500 people?

With more than 500 volunteers clocking up more than 6,500 days service for the National Park, their contribution significantly boosts our ability to serve the needs of our customers.

If you have every fancied heading up this vital service now is your chance. The volunteer service has an amazing history spanning 60 years of looking after the Lake District. It’s reputation is exemplary and attracts extraordinary people with a wealth of skills seeking an opportunity to give back to this special place. Our work means we rub shoulders with some national giants in the conservation world, such as the National Trust and RSPB, as well as working across our visitor services and helping to support an array of pioneering festivals.

A 12-month fixed-term contract is on offer for a commercial aware, results-driven person, with the ability to progress our volunteers strategy, be skilled at influencing and be a passionate, committed individual. We need a leader. Are you up to the challenge?

For an informal discussion about the position, please contact Jayne Pugh, Head of People and Communications on 01539 792649. 


We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applicants from all sectors of society. If you are an applicant with disabilities who meets the essential requirements of the job, we will interview you.

For further details and an application form, visit our website at www.lakedistrict.gov.uk , email HR.services@lakedistrict.gov.uk or write to Human Resources, Lake District National Park Authority, Murley Moss, Oxenholme Road, Kendal, LA9 7RL clearly stating which position you are applying for and whether you would like details emailed or posted.

We are unable to accept CVs.

Closing date for applications is 4 November 2016.

Interviews will be on 14 November 2016.