Internal vacancy

Closing date:
Salary: £18,500 p.a. pro rata Plus up to 9% Employer Pension Contribution
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Part time
Location: Stirley, Hall Bower Lane, Berry Brow, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD4 6FA
INNS Project Assistant

Contact details

This is an internal vacancy, for more information and application pack please email hr@ywt.org.uk. Internal applicants are:

  • Current staff
  • Current trainees
  • Registered volunteers
  • Trainees who have left in the last 6 months
  • TNLS who have left in the last 6 months
Job reference: 17.6.158

We are looking for a bright and energetic Project Assistant to join our West Yorkshire Team to manage, and deliver our Invasive Non-Native Species (INNS) programme in the Calder valley.

The project will establish a strategic, sustainable and long-term treatment programme for INNS focused on two plant species abundant along the River Calder: Japanese knotweed and giant hogweed. The post holder will assist with project planning and development, landowner engagement, practical project delivery, and project administration. They will also help to develop and co-ordinate volunteer involvement and promote the work we do through press articles, social media, and other publications.