Farming in Protected Landscapes Adviser

Shropshire Council

Shropshire Council is a unitary authority which serves the agricultural county of Shropshire. Considered one of
crucial issues about working right here is the data that you just’re working to assist
others and the actual sense of accomplishment and goal that brings. The individuals of Shropshire are
rightly pleased with their county’s belongings, its pure magnificence, its historical past, its various financial system,
its vibrant tradition.

The Farming in Protected Landscapes Adviser might be one in all two Advisers offering the primary
contact and assist to candidates for the Farming in Protected Landscapes (FiPL) programme for
the Shropshire Hills AONB Partnership group. Between July 2021 and March 2025 the AONB
Partnership is providing grants by way of this programme to farmers and landowners for tasks
which ship advantages to nature, local weather, individuals and place. Farming in Protected Landscapes is
funded by Defra and is working in all the English Nationwide Parks and AONBs.

In collaboration with the present Adviser and different group members, the postholder will lead on
day after day assist to candidates inside Defra’s programme framework and steering. They are going to
additionally assist with sustaining information and monitoring.

About you

You’ll have good expertise and expertise of working with farmers and land managers to learn nature, local weather and other people. You’ll have good understanding of farming and agri-environment schemes. You’ll have expertise of working up sensible land administration proposals and mission administration.


We worth our workers and supply employees rewards and loads of alternatives for private improvement, apprenticeships and profession development together with:

  • Beneficiant annual go away commencing at 28 days rising with service to 33 days (professional rata for half time). With extra annual go away buy coverage
  • Entry to a advantages platform with a variety of retail reductions and wage sacrifice schemes (automobiles, bikes, AVCs)
  • Employer contribution Pension Scheme Shropshire County Pension Fund
  • Supportive carers and parental insurance policies (maternity, paternity, adoption go away, particular go away)
  • Many alternatives for versatile and agile working, we provide a hybrid mannequin of working to advertise versatile working round private and household commitments
  • Entry to counselling and occupational well being companies
  • Employees networks

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