Vacancy: AONB Countryside Projects Assistant

We’re please to say we have a Kickstart scheme vacancy for an AONB Countryside Projects Assistant to join our team!

The AONB team is involved in a broad range of work including giving grants to community groups, undertaking practical work with volunteers, promoting the work of the team, responding to planning applications and so much more. 

Description of work/tasks the placement holder will be doing include:

  • Using GIS mapping to digitally plot biodiversity and landscape enhancement projects
  • Surveying on the ground to support the above task
  • Offer project and admin support to officers working on projects such as improving the environment for wildlife
  • Contribute to the delivery of team priorities

On the job training will be given. Candidates can find out more about the work of the team here: and

The role is part of the Kickstart Scheme. The role is 25 hour per week. For more information please download a full job description. To apply, please visit the Suffolk County Council Kickstart Scheme homepage.