Advert ID: 20007913
Restoration Program Lead
Trust for Nature
$89,153 - $102,865 p.a. + 9.5% super.
Trust for Nature is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to protecting nature in Victoria. Our vison is that Victoria’s most threatened native plants and wildlife are protected for future generations. To achieve this, we work closely with private landholders, government, organisations, Traditional Owners and businesses to help restore, protect and manage biodiversity on private land.
Our team is made up of 60 passionate people who work with communities throughout Victoria and take practical action to care for and nurture nature. Together, we can and will make a difference to Victoria’s natural environment, would you like to join us?
About the role
This role presents an exciting opportunity to help shape and manage the newly introduced BushBank program that will fund revegetation and restoration in strategic locations across Victoria. Delivered by the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP), the BushBank program will have multiple streams. This position will be the key Trust for Nature representative working within the multi-million dollar Private Land Restoration stream, which will implement long term land management agreements that restore private land to increase carbon sequestration.
This is a great opportunity for anyone looking for a chance to contribute their ideas and have real impact in the restoration of habitat in Victoria. The key responsibilities of this role include:
The role has secure funding for 24 months, we are seeking candidates with a preference for fixed term contracts between 12- 24 months and are open to secondment arrangements.
We are searching for someone who is motivated to make change and who thrives when working independently on projects. The ideal candidate will come with experience working in the land restoration sector and have an in-depth understanding of environmental program design.
We are seeking candidates who have:
This is a new role for Trust for Nature; the exact responsibilities of the role will be dependent on the capabilities and experience the successful candidate brings. Therefore, we have applied a range to this position of FTE $89,153 - $102,865 plus 9.5% superannuation.
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Please send in a cover letter along with your resume and responses to the key selection criteria of the position description to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note, a National Police Check is required to be conducted as part of the selection process. Our practices are inclusive and based on equal opportunity principles. A positive result from a police check would only preclude employment in certain circumstances.
If you require further information please contact us at email@example.com using the subject line: Restoration Program Lead.
Position description - tfn-pd-bushbank-program-lead-updated-april-2021-v2-pdf
open until filled