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Rewilding Experiences Lead (Maternity Cover)

  • Full time or Part time
  • £32,500
  • This role is home-based and will require a suitable home office working environment and equipment. Meetings will be held in other parts of Scotland (normally near Aviemore), which will require attendance.
  • Closing 14th February 2024

  • Advertised from 30th January 2024
  • Fixed term maternity cover up to 11 months from 1 April 2024. This is a full time role (37.5 working hours per week), however we are happy to consider a flexible working arrangement. Paid overtime is not available, but time off in lieu will be given.


SCOTLAND: The Big Picture (SBP) is a charity that works to drive the recovery of nature across Scotland through rewilding, in response to the growing climate and biodiversity crises.

Our vision is of a vast network of rewilded land and water, where wildlife flourishes and people thrive.

We are a small but agile and progressive team that works in a spirit of collaboration with many different interest groups to:

  • Drive support for rewilding
  • Commit more land and water to rewilding
  • Return missing species
  • Build community value

Learn more about SBP:


SBP is a growing organisation with an exciting portfolio of rewilding projects to deliver across Scotland. In tandem with ecological recovery, we work to develop nature-based business models to establish rewilding as an economically viable land use in Scotland.

From our base in the Cairngorms National Park, we deliver a programme of Rewilding Experiences – immersive, rewilding-focused adventures that blend discovery, inspiration and learning.

We are seeking an individual with a wide range of skills to temporarily manage and develop this exciting programme to cover a colleague's maternity leave.

The role would ideally suit someone based in the Scottish Highlands, although consideration will be given to applicants based elsewhere in Scotland.

A full job description is available here.

Application notes

Applicants should email their CV and a short covering letter stating what you feel you could bring to this position specifically, and to SBP as a whole.

Please send to Emma Brown ( by close of business on 14 February 2024. First round interviews will be conducted via Google Meet shortly after the closing date.

SCOTLAND: The Big Picture is committed to equality of opportunity for all and we make recruitment decisions by matching our business needs with the skills and experience of candidates irrespective of age, disability, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage or civil partnerships.