Path Worker (Glencoe)

Organisation: The National Trust for Scotland

Salary: £19,731

Location: Glencoe

To contribute to keeping the National Trust for Scotland’s (NTS) upland path network at high standards of maintenance and design in order to protect natural heritage and enable people to have a great experience when they choose to visit the upland Properties for which we care.

Overall, this will be in pursuit of the National Trust for Scotland’s vision and strategic objectives:

Vision: Scotland’s heritage will be valued by everyone and protected now and for future generations.
• Protect: To protect and care for Scotland’s heritage.
• Experience: To provide opportunities for everyone to experience and value Scotland’s heritage.
• Promote: To promote the benefits of heritage.
• Support: To create an efficient sustainable business which supports our conservation needs.

For this job in particular, these mean:
Working as part of the Path Team is a national role across the Trust’s upland properties including but not limited to Glencoe, Ben Lawers, Ben Lomond, Torridon, Kintail, Goatfell and Mar Lodge Estate National Nature Reserve. To maintain the Trust’s upland path network through targeted restoration and maintenance tasks. Under the day-to-day direction of the path team leader and in liaison with others as necessary, the work will include clearing drains, re-surfacing works, repairs to damaged stone work and all aspects of upland path construction and maintenance works. Interested applicants should forward a completed application form to People Services Department (Applications), The National Trust for Scotland, Hermiston Quay, 5 Cultins Road, Edinburgh EH11 4DF, by mail or by email via, by first post (i.e. 10.00am) on Friday 11th June.

Application Deadline: Friday 11/06/2021