Lake Ranger

£23,205 to £27,376 per annum pro rata

Permanent / Seasonal

7 month contract – April to October annually

Do you think you have what it takes to be part of a Lake Ranger team working on England’s finest lakes in the Lake District?

You will maintain and enhance the reputation of the lakes as a safe and well managed place. Working daily with all lake users to promote safe enjoyment and when necessary enforce the byelaws.

If you are flexible, enthusiastic and have boat handling experience, then we would like to hear from you.

You will be working with the Lead Lake Ranger and two other Lake Rangers on a rota. This includes weekends and public holidays, early starts and late finishes. Annual leave will not normally be taken in the school holidays at Easter and during summer or bank holidays.

For an informal discussion about the position please contact Ronnie Muggridge, Lead Lake Ranger on 07900 136700 or Steve Gaskell, Park Management Team Leader on 01539 792604.

Information pack including Application form

Role profile

Application form

Equality of opportunity

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applicants from all sectors of society. If you are an applicant with disabilities who meets the essential requirements of the job, we will interview you.

Key dates

  • Closing date for applications is: Friday 14 June 2019 5:00pm
  • Interviews will be held at Lake District National Park Authority on Tuesday 25 June 2019

Next steps

Please fill in the application form and email it to

Alternatively, you can post it to:

Human Resources
Lake District National Park Authority
Murley Moss
Oxenholme Road
Kendal LA9 7RL

We are unable to accept CVs.