Course: 9 Month Nature Conservation and Rewilding Vocational Placement

Ambios Ltd

Lower Sharpham Farm, Totnes, Devon
21st March 2022 - 23rd December 2022

Cost: £4,900 (Inclusive of accommodation, food, training & field trips)

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology

Are you motivated and inspired to make a difference for nature? Do you enjoy spending time with people from different backgrounds? Do you have an open mind, enjoy a challenge, are adaptable and can apply your skills and motivation to many varied tasks?

Join us on our rewilding journey for a 9-month placement at Lower Sharpham Farm, on the stunning Sharpham Estate in South Devon. Through this placement, you will gain knowledge and practical experience required for a career in the nature conservation sector, participating in regular training courses, workshops and wildlife survey work.

During your time with us, you will also take responsibility for various farm and residential tasks, and lead our team of residential trainees, showing your motivation and inspiration. You will develop your confidence and competence in transferable skills including leadership, collaborative working, organisation and effective communication.

You will be encouraged to live sustainably during your time with us, helping in our organic garden, assisting with the farm tasks, and shared community life. For more information on the responsibilities and training you will receive, please visit our webpage. 

This is a full board residential placement, price includes your accommodation, food, training, and field trips.

Who is this for?

This experience is ideal for:

  • Those looking for leadership roles in the future
  • Those looking to gain knowledge and practical skills required by the nature conservation sector and beyond
  • Those who want to live in the beautiful countryside, enjoy the rural life and live sustainably
  • Those who are compassionate, hard-working, sociable, willing to learn and share knowledge

Dates: 21st March 2022 - 23rd December 2022

(further start dates available: June 2022 / January 2023)

Apply now via:

Closing date for March applications: 21st February 2022