The Wildlife Trusts is the leading UK conservation organisation for all wildlife, with an inspirational vision for the future. The 47 individual Wildlife Trusts employ more than 2,000 people – and we are always looking for passionate, dedicated and resourceful people to join us. If you have an interest in nature conservation issues and a passion for the values of The Wildlife Trusts, we would love to hear from you! Watch the film below to meet some of the lovely people who work for us. If you'd like to find out more about us, the places we've saved and what we've achieved for wildlife and people then watch this film on our history.

Interested in volunteering with us? Please take a look at some of the Volunteer Opportunities available.  

Our Environment Our Future Vacancies

Exciting opportunities have arisen to be a part of a new programme funded by the Big Lottery Fund. These job roles will be based at the Newark office. Have a look to see if these are the roles for you.



  • Salary: Good income potential with a bonus scheme and daily expense allowance

    Closing date: 1 August 2015

    Interested in your local wildlife? Looking for flexibility at work?

  • Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire

    Salary: £23,034 - £26,181 (Scale points 24-28)

    Closing date: 3 August 2015

  • Location: Ulster Wildlife Offices, McClelland House, 10 Heron Road, Belfast, BT3 9LE.

    Salary: £16,463 - £17,796

    Closing date: 3 August 2015

    We are looking for an experienced estate maintenance worker to join our Nature Reserves Team. The post holder will be responsible for the general upkeep and maintenance of Ulster Wildlife land and property, including all matters of external presentation. This will include grass cutting and mowing, litter lifts, fencing repairs, tree work, invasive species control and scrub control.

  • Location: Pegsdon Hills Nature Reserve and Knocking Hoe NNR

    Salary: N/A Voluntary role

    Closing date: 7 August 2015

    The Wildlife Trust in Bedfordshire currently has around 200 rare breed sheep (Hebridean and Manx Loaghtan) and 3 Red Poll cattle which are used to graze grassland nature reserves in order to increase the wild flowers and reduce the amount of scrub, and therefore improve the habitats for a wide range of species. The welfare of our livestock is of paramount importance to us, and we are looking for committed volunteers to help us with the daily checking of the animals, to ensure that they are healthy and well-cared for.

  • Location: Westhay, near Glastonbury

    Salary: £24,449.50 pro rata per annum

    Closing date: 7 August 2015

    Part-time 22.5 hours per week ­ Fixed term contract ending September 2016

  • Location: The Manor House, Broad Street, Great Cambourne, Cambs CB23 6DH Most meetings are held at the registered address

    Salary: This is an unremunerated role but travel expenses can be claimed.

    Closing date: 10 August 2015

    Could you make a difference for local wildlife by joining the governing body of one of the country's largest Wildlife Trusts?

  • Location: DH4 6PU

    Salary: £21,000

    Closing date: 10 August 2015

    DWT are seeking a person with an outgoing personality with an interest in the natural world to take responsibility for selling memberships to prospective members, decrease rates through excellent customer care, increase average subscription rates. To provide support for membership recruiters, to coordinate venues and events. Manage the membership database and develop monthly membership reports. Salary will be £21,000 per annum, hours of work 37½ per week. This post is offered as a fixed term contract to 31st December 2016 and will be based at Rainton Meadows, Houghton-le-Spring. Closing date noon on 10th August 2015 Interviews are proposed to be held on 17th August 2015 Full details and how to apply: Julie Anderson -

  • Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per annum

    Closing date: 10 August 2015

    We are beginning an exciting project to re-launch The Wildlife Trusts intranet platform used by more than 2000 staff across the organisation. We are currently recruiting for an Intranet & ICT Project Officer take a leading role in this initiative.

  • Salary: 35 hours per week £20,299 p/a pro rata

    Closing date: 10 August 2015

    Staffordshire Wildlife Trust are seeking an Education Officer (maternity cover)

  • Location: Ulster Wildlife Offices, McClelland House, 10 Heron Road, Belfast, BT3 9LE.

    Salary: £16,463 – £17,796 (Pro rata)

    Closing date: 10 August 2015

    Ulster Wildlife are looking for an Administrative Assistant at our new offices in the Harbour Estate, Belfast - to provide quality, timely & customer focused administrative assistance, ensuring effective and efficient day to day operation of the office.