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Ranger Service Administration Officer

  • Permanent

  • £19,171 - £21,589 per annum (from 1 April 2019)

  • 37 hours per week

  • Grassington, North Yorkshire (other options may be considered)

Are you a skilled and experienced administrator who would welcome the opportunity to help look after the Yorkshire Dales National Park?  

We are looking for someone to provide administrative support to the Head of Ranger Services and the Ranger Services team in general. This is a demanding, yet exciting, role which includes a wide variety of important tasks including, but not limited to: general and financial administration support to a wide range of projects and individuals working across the National Park; monitoring and management of Authority assets and premises; production and analysis of data, for varying audiences; supporting training programmes and Apprentices assigned to the Ranger Service.

You must be able to prioritise competing demands and have great customer care skills even when working under pressure. Excellent IT skills are essential, in particular the ability to produce accessible reports combining outputs from different packages, to understand complex spreadsheets and to undertake analysis in Excel.  You should be a great organiser and have a high attention to detail.

In return we offer a friendly working environment - defined benefit pension scheme – flexi-time – generous annual leave – and free car parking amongst other things.

For an informal chat about this post, please contact Alan Hulme on 01756 751600, or e-mail: .

  • Closing date: 12:00 on Thursday, 21 February 2019

  • Expected interview date: week commencing Monday, 4 March 2019

For further information about this vacancy and working for the Authority in general, please download the recruitment pack below:

You may also find the following documents useful:

If you wish to apply for this position, please complete the application form and equal opportunities form and return it to us by post or email (details below), ensuring that you mark it ‘Confidential’.

Important: We can only accept applications on our official application form - please ensure you complete all sections of the form including the equal opportunities monitoring section. Please do not send CVs unless specifically requested.

Alternatively you can request copies of the job pack and application form directly from the Authority.

Contact details:

  • Email:

  • Phone: 0300 456 0030

  • Address:
    Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority
    North Yorkshire
    DL8 3EL