Munching Caterpillars Scotland Project Officer

Butterfly Conservation

Stirling
£24,307 - £28,083 pa

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

butterfly-conservation.org hr@butterfly-conservation.org 01929 406001 Human Resources

Sectors: environmental education, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 9th July 2018  


Butterfly Conservation is a leading wildlife charity working across the UK to conserve butterflies, moths and our environment.

Munching Caterpillars Scotland Project Officer (Part time 0.8 fte)
2 year fixed term contract
From £24,307 - £28,083 (Grade C) dependent on experience, plus 5% pension contribution 

This is an exciting opportunity to lead our ‘Munching Caterpillars’ project in Scotland, which will encourage primary school children to learn about the food sources and life-cycles of butterflies and moths. 

Duties include delivering the programme of children’s events, developing a butterfly recording and monitoring programme suitable for children, organising visits to nature reserves, developing online materials and training and supporting volunteers and teachers. 

This post will be suitable for an enthusiastic, experienced, creative and highly organised person with excellent communication skills. The successful applicant will need experience of working with children and volunteers. Knowledge of or interest in butterflies and moths and/or wildlife gardening is desirable. 

Closing date for applications: noon on Monday 9 July 2018

Interviews will be held at Butterfly Conservation’s Scotland Office in Stirling on Thursday 19 July 2018 

Butterfly Conservation - Company limited by guarantee, registered in England (2206468)
Registered office: Manor Yard, East Lulworth, Wareham, Dorset BH20 5QP
Charity registered in England & Wales (254937) and in Scotland (SCO39268)


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