Volunteer Assistant Warden - South Walney

Cumbria Wildlife Trust

Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

Volunteer • Full Time

www.cumbriawildlifetrust.org.uk admin@cumbriawildlifetrust.org.uk 01539 816300

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 23rd April 2018   2 days left

Cumbria Wildlife Trust is seeking to appoint a Volunteer Assistant Warden for South Walney. 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.

The role will start May 2018 and run for a minimum of 3 months with extensions possible.

Pay: This is a voluntary position.

Accommodation is provided on site.

Throughout the busy summer season, you will have a unique opportunity to live amongst the birds, seals and otters of the South Walney nature reserve. You will work alongside the warden and gain valuable experience and practical qualifications in habitat management, wildlife monitoring, reserve maintenance and visitor work. This post is ideal for anyone with a background in conservation, the ability to inspire people about the local environment and the drive to develop themselves in this fantastic setting.

For further details, including how to apply, visit www.cumbriawildlifetrust.org.uk/current-volunteer-opportunities or call 01539 816300.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Monday 23 April 2018. Interviews will be held on Monday 30 April 2018 at South Walney Nature Reserve, Barrow-In-Furness.

Registered in England as Cumbria Wildlife Trust Limited, a Company limited by Guarantee No. 00724133. Registered Charity No. 218711.

Cumbria Wildlife Trust is devoted to the conservation of the wildlife and wild places of Cumbria.

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