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Help us reverse the decline in freshwater biodiversity

Freshwater Habitats Trust is a friendly, well respected conservation charity that works to protect freshwater wildlife through practical, evidence-based and effective nature conservation projects. We offer flexible working, a competitive package and opportunities to grow and develop in your career.


Join us in Protecting the River Irfon’s Freshwater Biodiversity! 


Full time • Fixed Term • 35 hours per week • Home-based • Mid Wales 


Are you passionate about conservation and eager to make a tangible impact on freshwater habitats and species? The Freshwater Habitats Trust (FHT) invites applications for the role of Habitats and Species Officer in the enchanting landscapes of Mid Wales, river Irfon catchment.  

As the Habitats and Species Officer, you’ll lead the charge in delivering conservation initiatives, working closely with volunteers, landowners, and partners. From habitat creation to species conservation, you’ll be at the forefront of our mission to develop nature networks and safeguard freshwater biodiversity. 

This role offers the opportunity to contribute to groundbreaking conservation projects, develop your skills, and collaborate with diverse partners. Be part of a friendly and respected organisation dedicated to making a real difference. 

If you’re ready to dive into a fulfilling conservation journey, apply now! Help us shape the future of freshwater biodiversity in the heart of Wales. 

Freshwater Habitats Trust is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. 


Application Form: Application Form

Job Description: HabitatsSpeciesOfficer_JD

No CVs or agencies please!

Closing date: 18th of January 2024, at 23.59 

Interview date: 24th –31st January 2024