The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Caroline Spelman, seeks to appoint two new members to the North York Moors National Park Authority.
The Secretary of State appoints members to reflect the national importance placed on these bodies, with responsibility for conservation, recreation, planning, access, land management and resources as well as reflecting both local and national interests.
The appointments will commence in May 2012, or as soon after as practical, and are initially for up to four years with the option of re-appointment for a total period of up to eight years.
Applications are particularly encouraged from members of ethnic minorities, people with disabilities, women and young people.
Application forms and further details are available on-line or from Chris Buxton at Natural England, Foundry House, 3 Millsands, Riverside Exchange, Sheffield, S3 8NH (telephone 0300 060 2745) or e-mail.
Apologies only just became aware of this opportunity so note deadline for receipt of applications is Monday 13 February 2012.