What we're looking for
This role will support the Dartmoor Moorland Advisor on an ambitious partnership project which aims to keep Dartmoor special for moorland birds, protect their habitats and work with land managers to find ways of restoring habitats where needed. The project is running on a short timeline and needs help from an enthusiastic person who is looking to develop skills and experience. The role will initially be mainly office-based, but with opportunities for site visits with the Advisor and bird survey work in the spring. The role will include: Helping to produce A3 moorland bird information sheets for farmers and other land managers on Dartmoor (using Microsoft Publisher); Assisting with the 2019 volunteer snipe survey preparations, site surveys and subsequent data entry; providing general administrative help to the Advisor (e.g. attending and writing the minutes of Project Steering Group meetings, researching particular topics).