Jobs with the National Park Authority
Thank you for your interest in working for the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority. These pages tell you about the types of employment opportunities that we offer and how to apply for current vacancies.
For information about the Authority and our statutory purposes, read our website pages about The Authority.
The Authority's staff - around 100 of them in total - work mainly from two offices, one in Bainbridge in Wensleydale and one in Grassington in Wharfedale.
For information about the organisational structure, please visit our staff section.
Types of job within the Authority are wide-ranging and include: planning officers and technicians, countryside management professionals (rangers and rights of way experts), ecologists, archaeologists, building conservation experts, farm and conservation advisors, researchers, administrative staff, tourist information advisors, communications staff and qualified professionals in the field of personnel, finance, IT and legal services. You can read about some of these roles in job profiles.
There are currently no vacancies available at the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority. Please check back on another occasion. This section is updated on a regular basis.
To download a copy of our application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and to find out more about applying for jobs visit the How to apply page.
For details of vacancies at other National Park Authorities, visit the UK National Parks website.
Terms and conditions
Specific terms and conditions will be issued for each post as it becomes vacant but you may find it useful to read our general terms and conditions of employment.
Benefits for employees are kept under review to ensure that they remain attractive and appropriate, an approach supplemented by work-life balance and training policies. We are committed to maintaining safe and healthy working conditions for all staff, and to maintaining good communication and working relationships with trade unions and all of our people.