Here at the Torbay Coast and Countryside, we want even more people to enjoy our extraordinary places. We want people of all ages and backgrounds to get involved with these places; be inspired by them, and love them as much as we do.

Trainee Countryside Ranger – Torbay Coast & Countryside Trust

Part Time – Ideally 4 days a week (30 hours) including some evenings and weekends at Occombe.

This is a fantastic 9-12 month training opportunity based at Occombe Farm, set in the beautiful countryside of South Devon. The placement gives the opportunity to work on a wide variety of sites and habitats, including SSSI calcareous grassland sites, the award winning Cockington Country Park, LNR Woodlands, and the stunning South West Coast Path. The main focus will be on delivering the practical countryside management programme; some of the key work areas include habitat management and woodland management in winter and coast path cutting, footpath maintenance in the summer. Free basic accommodation is provided on site and there is a budget for relevant training. Download more information and an application form below.

Closing date: Friday 7th February 2020

Accommodation provided alongside in house training and a substantial external training budget.


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