STATUS : Full Time – Salaried
Location: Liwonde National Park
African Parks (AP) is a not-for-profit organization that secures a mandate to conserve through Public-Private Partnerships with Governments and communities for the rehabilitation and long-term management of protected areas in Africa, and here in Malawi, AP has secured this mandate for the management of Majete Wildlife Reserve, Nkhotakota Wildife Reserve, Liwonde National Park and Mangochi Forest Reserve.
Position: Field Extension Assistants
With funding from UK Aid through the Department for International- Development (DfID), an opportunity has arisen for staff recruitment for the post of Field Extension Assistants tenable at Liwonde National Park/Mangochi Forest Reserve. The Field Extension Assistant(s)will directly report to the Community Extension Manager and will be responsible for implementing activities aimed at engaging communities around the Liwonde National Park/Mangochi Forest Reserve to actively and meaningfully contribute towards achieving AP’s Protected Areas management and conservation goals. Activities will include, but not limited to the following:
How to apply
Applicants should submit their CVs with a covering letter clearly stating how their skills and experience meet the requirements of the position. At least two traceable referees should be included, but copies of certificates are not required at this stage. Applications should be emailed to:
by 17:00 hours, 29th November, 2019. Those who already submitted their applications need not apply. Only short-listed candidates will be acknowledged.
African Parks is an equal opportunity employer and therefore women are encouraged to apply. This position requires that the incumbent shall be posted in the rural areas where African Parks operates, and staying in self-rented accommodation.