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Jupiter Seasonal Ranger

  • Part time
  • £17,290 – £17,920 pro-rata
  • Jupiter Urban Wildlife Garden, Grangemouth
  • Closing 17th January 2022

  • Advertised from 16th December 2021
  • 28 hours per week. 21 March – 23 October 2022 (32 weeks)


The Jupiter Urban Wildlife Centre is an urban nature reserve with an emphasis on environmental education and habitat creation. Based in the onsite office, we are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and skilled person, whose duties will include to:

  • Organise and lead environmental education activities
  • Work with and support our team of volunteers
  • Lead guided walks and public events
  • Carry out biological recording
  • Undertake practical conservation tasks
  • Assist with the maintenance of the Jupiter Centre

This role is pivotal in the work that we set out to do at our incredible location in Grangemouth. The Seasonal Ranger will work with the full-time Falkirk Reserves Ranger to run the Jupiter Urban Wildlife Centre, providing environmental education, site management and public events. The Seasonal Ranger will support the planning and delivery of a successful programme of community engagement at Jupiter, delivering educational workshops to schools and groups, varied public events and regular practical volunteer sessions.

Some activities may also take place on other nearby wildlife reserves.

This post is eligible for a Disclosure Scotland check and membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme.

For further details, please download the role description and person specification below.

If you would like more information, please phone 0131 312 4718 or email

Application notes

To apply, please complete the application form and return to by the closing date.

Closing date: 17th January 2022 @ 09:00

Interviews: 4th & 7th February 2022 . Online interviews can be arranged.

The Trust is a compassionate employer, proactive about creating a culture of diversity and inclusive workplace that promotes and values equal opportunities for all. We welcome individuals from all networks of life, backgrounds, and experiences.