South East Rivers Trust (& the Wandle Trust)

Job Opportunities


Senior Project Officer

The Senior Project Officer role is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and knowledgeable individual to oversee all stages of river and catchment enhancement projects, from conception to development, design and physical implementation.

Working in the Enhancing Rivers & Catchments Team, you will be responsible for the development and delivery of a portfolio of physical enhancement projects on the ground.

We are particularly keen to broaden our engineering competencies and would be interested to receive applications from candidates with experience in this field, although this is not essential.

As a senior member of the team, you will also mentor junior staff, providing guidance and to act as a ‘sounding board’ in order to help them realise their full potential.

For the right candidate, there is the possibility of the direct line management of staff. Most importantly of all, you will support the whole team, your line manager and the wider organisation as much as you can.

To Apply:

Please email the following to

  • a CV (two pages max.),
  • a completed Application Form for the relevant job role that you are applying for`
  • a completed Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form  
  • your salary expectation, and
  • when you would be able to start if offered the position.


The deadline for applications is 11pm on Sunday November 7th, with interviews taking place on 17th and 18th November. Please get in touch if you are unable to make these dates.


If you would like to discuss the position please email, with your enquiry and we will arrange to call you back. 


Senior Project Officer Job Description

Application Form

SERT Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form


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