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.  

 

Vacancies

  • Location: Norbury Park, Mickleham, Dorking, Surrey RH5 6DN

    Salary: £12,000 per annum (fte £30,000) Part time – 15 hours a week (2 full working days)

    Closing date: 5 August 2016

    Norbury Park Wood Products is a wholly owned trading subsidiary of Surrey Wildlife Trust located in the heart of the Surrey Hills. The sawmill is looking for a Business Development Manager to handle new and ongoing sales/marketing activities.

    Business Development Manager
  • Location: Nower Wood, nr Leatherhead and Bay Pond, Godstone, Surrey

    Salary: £14.04 per hour

    Closing date: 5 August 2016

    Do you have the ability to enthuse and encourage children and young people to engage with their local natural environment? If so, you could be just the person we need to join our education team.

  • Location: Cambourne, Cambridgeshire

    Salary: £18,078 p.a.

    Closing date: 5 August 2016

    The purpose of the job is to provide a full range of administrative support to the Human Resources and Health & Safety staff particularly in the areas of recruitment, conditions of service, key health and safety documentation, training, and Volunteer co-ordination.

  • Location: Crickley Hill GL4 8JY and Robinswood Hill GL4 6SX

    Salary: £8.25 per hour

    Closing date: 5 August 2016

    Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust are currently looking to recruit a number of café supervisors for our cafés at Robinswood Hill Country Park and Crickley Hill Country Park. Both country parks boast acres of open countryside with a variety of lovely walks and viewpoints and see tens of thousands of visitors year round.

  • Location: Cley Next the Sea

    Salary: £25,000 to £27,000

    Closing date: 7 August 2016

    Would you like to be the new Warden at one of the finest nature reserves in the UK? Cley Marshes were purchased in 1926 and have more recently been extended to include Salthouse Marshes. It is regarded as one of the UK’s finest sites for birds and birdwatching. We are able to offer the rare opportunity for someone to take on the wardening and management of this spectacular nature reserve. We need someone who can communicate with our visitors, neighbours and partners, but who is also happy to plan, organise and implement conservation management on the reserve. The benefits we can offer you: • The chance to work in a beautiful and environmentally unique area of the Country at one of the UK’s best known nature reserves. • The opportunity to gain valuable experience in managing and working on some of the county’s most important highly designated wildlife sites. • 37½ hrs per week with some out of hours work for which time off in lieu is granted. • 20 days annual leave per annum plus statutory holidays, rising incrementally to 25 days per annum. It is also customary for an additional 3 days to be given over Christmas and New Year. • Pension: employer contributes 7% of salary equivalent after completion of trial period, increasing to 8% after 3 years of continuous service. • Competitive salary dependent on the applicant's relevant experience.

  • Location: Seaforth Nature Reserve, Port of Liverpool, L21 1JD

    Salary: Dependent on experience

    Closing date: 7 August 2016

    This is an exciting opportunity to be part an established red squirrel conservation project based in the North Merseyside and West Lancashire red squirrel stronghold.

  • Location: Surrey-wide

    Salary: Voluntary

    Closing date: 8 August 2016

    This is an ideal opportunity for individuals wishing to pursue careers in environmental conservation

  • Closing date: 11 August 2016

    We are looking for an experienced field manager with a background in face to face fundraising and/or sales. The role will have an Oxfordshire office/home base with travel across member Trust counties.

    Operations Director
  • Location: Oxfordshire

    Salary: Basic salary range - £35,000 - £40,000, with additional commission

    Closing date: 11 August 2016

    Great opportunity for an experienced field manager with a background in face to face fundraising.

    WFC OPS
  • Location: Oxfordshire office base/ home with travel across member Trust counties

    Salary: Basic salary range - £35,000 - £40,000, with additional commission based on 1.5% of member value including Gift Aid

    Closing date: 11 August 2016

    Great opportunity for an experienced field manager with a background in face to face fundraising.