Salary: £32,000 (pro rata)

Contract and hours: 3-4 days a week with the option for flexible working.  Initially a 6 month fixed term contract with the potential to develop into a permanent role (subject to funding)

Place of Work: Flexible working between our rural office at The Watershed, Sydling St Nicholas, Dorset, DT2 9NS and home-working.  Ideally 2 days a week in the office, with the remainder as home working, but we are open to be flexible around your requirements.

Reporting to: David Buckland, Founder and International Director & Trustees

We are looking for a dynamic manager to lead the charity’s day to day operation through the next stage of our planned activities.  We are a small, hard working team supported by a committed board of trustees that bring knowledge from the science, arts, farming and academic sectors.  We would welcome someone with good management and administration skills, who is passionate about the power of creativity to drive social change in the context of the climate crisis.



Please email us your CV and a covering letter (up to 2 sides of A4) explaining why you’d like to work with us and how your experience is relevant to the role.  We will also accept applications as video or audio files, if this is preferable to you.   Please email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Please also complete our anonymous equal opportunities form

Closing date 5pm Wednesday 12th May 2021.  Interviews will be held in person at our Dorset office, on Wednesday 19th May 2021.

Cape Farewell is an equal opportunities employer committed to promoting equality and diversity in everything that we do. We welcome applications from all candidates regardless of race, creed, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, age, religion or similar belief, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy and maternity, marriage or civil partnership, membership or non-membership of a trade union, disability or associative disability.