Jobs at Stanwick Lakes

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Rockingham Forest Trust and Stanwick Lakes employ a range of staff with different skills, both full and part time. From time to time various job opportunities arise and details of these vacancies will be posted below. Please note the application deadline for each individual vacancy.

Many volunteers also help in the running of Stanwick Lakes. For more details please select Volunteering Opportunities.

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Executive Director

Salary £50,000 p.a.

Rockingham Forest Trust is seeking a Director to run both its charitable and social enterprise operation at Stanwick Lakes, a beautiful countryside attraction and nature reserve in the Nene Valley. This busy and successful site attracts around 300,000 visits per year and provides the perfect platform for the charitable Trust to deliver its environmental and heritage projects, bringing people closer to nature and engaging them with history in ways which educate, involve and inspire.

The Executive Director will be responsible for the smooth operation of the enterprise, which includes catering, a shop and various other income streams, as well as the effective running and development of the charity and its various funded projects.

If you wish to discuss the role in more detail, please call (01933) 625522 and ask for Alyson or Jo.

Please complete the application form (above) and email to

Deadline for applications: 5pm on Wednesday 20th October 2021

Interview date: Thursday 28th October 2021

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