Sustainable Development Interns

£100 per week (for 30 weeks)

If you are hoping to work within recreation management, for a conservation body or Local Government organisation in the future, this is an ideal opportunity to gain a range of essential skills and experience. You will be working with our Area Rangers and our Strategy and Partnership Team to lead on specific project work and also gain some essential practical experience. 

You must be a student undertaking an environmental / recreation management type course or other relevant qualification.  As part of your study you must be required to do an internship / placement as part of a UK-based further or higher education course.  

Three full-time posts (37 hours per week) are available and will be based in either Kendal or our Northern Office in Threlkeld. The start date for the internship is flexible, any time between June and September 2019 for a period of 30 weeks.

For an informal discussion, and to find out more about the role, please contact Chris Tomlin, Park Management Team Leader on 01768 871402.

Job Application Pack

Role Profile - Sustainable Development Intern

Additional Information - Sustainable Development Intern

LDNPA 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: Monday 1 April 2019 9:00am
  • Interviews will be held at the Lake District National Park Authority on Tuesday 16 April 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.