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Ref no:
LLT00072
Published:
18/5/2022
Closes:
31/5/2022
Location:
Carroch, Carrochan Road, Balloch, G83 8EG
Salary:
£18,990 (Band A1) per annum pro rata
Contract Type:
Seasonal
Position Type:
Full Time & Part Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Would you be interested in a rewarding seasonal job with Loch Lomond & the Trossachs National park Authority? 

Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park covers over 720 square miles of Scotland’s finest countryside which welcomes over 4 million visitors each year. From the stunning sea lochs and rugged coastline through the majestic glens and breathtaking Loch & Ben Lomond, Scotland’s first National Park truly is a magical place.

About the role

It won’t come as a surprise that our seasonal jobs are during our busy summer months. There are a variety of positions available, but each one will play a part in delivering our key message “leave no trace”. Our seasonal jobs are available from June until September (maximum contract length is 16 weeks).

We are looking for individuals who have excellent people skills, are enthusiastic about the outdoors and passionate about the countryside to join our team of Seasonal Rangers.

All posts are primarily visitor management focused and support our work managing visitor related pressures and ensuring all visitors to the National Park have a fantastic experience. We are looking for candidates who can demonstrate the following:

  • Excellent communication interpersonal skills
  • A positive and flexible attitude.
  • Experience of visitor management or work in a customer focused role.
  • Knowledge of and interest in the environment and countryside issues

What we offer

A seasonal job is a great way to be part of the National Park team without the commitment of a permanent job. There are a variety of jobs and hours available, there’s bound to be something to suit you. 

There’s real camaraderie within the Ranger Service and our seasonal team are always given a warm welcome and valued for their contribution. Our rates of pay are competitive and the opportunity to join a great pension scheme and good annual leave allowance.

Positions Available:

Visitor Management / Slipway (4 posts) – on average 35 hours a week

Bank (4 posts) – casual working contract

Salary:

A1 – (Pending a pay award) 

Working Hours:

Visitor Management / Slipway work every weekend and a mixture of normal, mid and late shifts

Start Location:

Visitor Management / Slipway – Duncan Mills Memorial Slipway

Bank – Balmaha, Callander or Lochearnhead

Contracts:

13th June – 2nd October 2022

The National Park Authority welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Closing Date: 31st May 2022

Interviews: 7th June 2022

Training week: 13th June 2022