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.
  

 

Vacancies

  • Closing date: 31 December 2014

    Our Chat Moss Restoration Project provides the opportunity for local people to help restore peat extracted sites into mossland nature reserves and we are looking for a volunteer to help by delivering informal talks, walks and hands on activities aimed at enthusing a range of people on their local wild spaces. There is also potential for Community Involvement Assistant volunteers to gain formal learning experiences within schools and colleges, enthusing children on their local wild spaces

  • Closing date: 31 December 2014

    We are looking for friendly and creative people who would like to help us to reconnect families with their local mossland wild spaces. The role will involve engaging children of varying ages and abilities and their parents or guardians in fun practical activities, trails and games which are focused on nature and the environment. These regular outdoor events will be being held at weekends and during school holidays and will take place in the Irlam and Cadishead communities of Manchester.

  • Location: The more prosperous areas throughout Yorkshire. You start in your own local area and typically travel up to 30 minutes from your home base. You will have exclusive access to your own area.

    Salary: Earnings are commission based - expect £585-£975 per month additional income on a self-employed basis

    Closing date: 31 December 2014

    Would you like to earn some extra income by doing something that you really believe in? Do you have around 16 hours a week to spare, during weekday evenings and/or weekend afternoons? Would you like to help the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust achieve its aim of finding 50+ new members in your area and beyond? There is no selling involved.

  • Location: Bamber Bridge

    Closing date: 4 January 2015

    We are looking for a self-motivated marketer with a creative flair to join our busy team.

  • Location: South Walney Nature Reserve, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

    Salary: Voluntary Role

    Closing date: 5 January 2015

    Cumbria Wildlife Trust is seeking a Volunteer Assistant Warden for South Walney Nature Reserve. This residential volunteer placement will give you the unique opportunity to develop conservation skills and knowledge on one of Cumbria Wildlife Trust’s flagship reserves.

  • Location: County Durham

    Salary: £21,000 per annum, hours of work 37½ per week.

    Closing date: 5 January 2015

    DWT is seeking a person to take day-to-day responsibility for the communication between the Trust, its members and the wider public. This post is offered as a fixed term contract to 31st December 2016, based at Rainton Meadows, Houghton-le-Spring.

  • Location: Parkridge Centre, Brueton Park, Solihull, B91 3HW.

    Salary: £20,000 Full-time (35hrs)

    Closing date: 6 January 2015

    This post is a key role, representing the Trust’s position and policy in planning frameworks, with considerable external liaison work. It delivers the Trust’s essential work of securing positive outcomes for wildlife through the planning system. The post supplies technical support and information to Trust staff, using GIS Map Info.

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  • Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, West Midlands, CV3 3GW

    Salary: £20,000 Full-time (35hrs)

    Closing date: 6 January 2015

    This post is a key role, representing the Trust’s position and policy in planning frameworks, with considerable external liaison work. It delivers the Trust’s essential work of securing positive outcomes for wildlife through the planning system. The post supplies technical support and information to Trust staff, using GIS Map Info.

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  • Location: Location of post to be negotiated - London and Plymouth

    Salary: Circa £30,000

    Closing date: 7 January 2015

    Full time, Maternity Cover The Wildlife Trusts have a mission to secure Living Landscapes and Living Seas and to inspire society to value nature. There are 47 individual Wildlife Trusts operating around the UK with an unmatched presence on the ground. The Wildlife Trusts is looking for someone who has a passion and genuine interest in the marine environment. You would be expected to support the Living Seas team working on marine projects both within RSWT, individual Trusts and other partner organisations. Full time, Maternity Cover The Wildlife Trusts have a mission to secure Living Landscapes and Living Seas and to inspire society to value nature. There are 47 individual Wildlife Trusts operating around the UK with an unmatched presence on the ground. The Wildlife Trusts is looking for someone who has a passion and genuine interest in the marine environment. You would be expected to support the Living Seas team working on marine projects both within RSWT, individual Trusts and other partner organisations.

  • Location: Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Brandon Lane, Coventry, West Midlands, CV3 3GW

    Salary: Grade 2b: £19,829 - £22,171

    Closing date: 8 January 2015

    Bring experienced book keeping skills to one of the UK’s leading ecological consultancies.

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