Student Jane snapped up by forestry programme

A 23-year-old student from Coldstream has expressed her delight after scooping a place on Scottish Forestry’s student training programme.

By Kevin Janiak
Tuesday, 9th March 2021, 3:31 pm
Jane Gibson, who has won a place in the Scottish Forestry programme.
Jane Gibson, who has won a place in the Scottish Forestry programme.

Currently studying for a Postgraduate Diploma in Forestry, Jane Gibson will now also get invaluable on-the-job training which will set her up for a rewarding forestry career.

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Jane will be based in Scottish Forestry’s Selkirk office but will get experience as an assistant woodland officer in a number of areas.

She said: “I am excited to join Scottish Forestry … I believe it will offer a host of new experiences, while enabling me to continue my studies and become part of a great team."