MyPlace Trainee

Lancashire Wildlife Trust

Preston and Bolton
National Minimum Wage

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Thursday, 22nd April 2021   3 days left

Are you aged 17-24, with a passion for the environment and a desire to contribute to community wellbeing through a connection to Nature? If you are, why not take your first steps into Green Wellbeing, through a traineeship with Myplace.

Myplace is an award-winning green wellbeing partnership between Lancashire Wildlife Trust and Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust. Thanks to funding from the Green Recovery Challenge Fund, we have the opportunity to offer two trainee positions, for people aged 17-24, with the Myplace project, based in either Central Lancashire or Greater Manchester. We are looking to recruit two highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed individuals, with the determination to actively contribute to natures recovery and improving mental health in the community.

As a trainee with Myplace, you will work alongside Project officers to deliver practical sessions with regular groups as well as stand-alone community events. Successful applicants will be able to demonstrate their interest in biodiversity and the natural world, alongside empathy with people struggling with poor mental health.

Trainees will benefit from regular training and personal development to support future aspirations within the environmental sector. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and innovative team, in a fast-developing arm of Lancashire Wildlife Trust.

Further details including a full Job Description can be found on our website, where you will find the Greater Manchester and Central Lancashire vacancy listed separately.

Should you be interested in this position, please complete the Application Form and Diversity Monitoring Form and return your application before the closing date stated below.

(CV's will not be considered - No Agencies)

Closing Date for Receipt of Applications Is: Thursday 22 April 2021

Interviews: Thursday 29 April 2021

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