Assistant Access & Recreation Officer

Grade: 4

Salary: £21,074 - £25,463 pro rata

Hours: 29.6 per week

Contract length: 1 year fixed term

We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to join our team, supporting the Authority’s work on visitor and recreation management.

This varied role includes administering systems for visitor management and for public rights of way, liaison with recreational event organisers, farmers, landowners and other interested parties, and supporting the delivery of access and visitor management projects.

The successful candidate must be able to communicate effectively with a wide range of people and have an interest and passion for Dartmoor along with the ability to work independently and as an effective member of a multi-disciplinary team.

Whilst the post is based within the Access & Recreation team at our DNPA Headquarters in Bovey Tracey, duties will involve occasional travel to other sites within the National Park and surrounding area.

If you wish to discuss this post further, please contact Andrew Watson, Head of Access, Recreation & Estates on 01626 831057.

Dartmoor National Park Authority is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.


Dartmoor National Park Authority, Parke, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9JQ.

Closing date:

Wednesday 21 February 2018 at 11:59 am

Interview date:

Wednesday 6 March 2019

How to apply:

To apply for this position please complete and return the application form using the links below.  Once completed, please email your application to:
Alternatively, please post to: Human Resources at Dartmoor National Park Authority, Parke, Bovey Tracey, Devon, TQ13 9JQ.