Volunteer Trainee Reserves Officer x2

Cornwall Wildlife Trust

East or Mid & West Cornwall

Volunteer • Part Time

jon.cripps@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk 07500080385 Jon Cripps

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Friday, 15th June 2018  

Join the East Cornwall Nature Reserves team and Penhale Dunes Ranger or the Mid and West Cornwall Nature Reserves team as a trainee and gain skills vital for starting a career in the wildlife and countryside sector. You will learn practical conservation and land management across a range of habitats and develop your wildlife knowledge and volunteer leadership skills.

Formal training package to include Chainsaw, Tractor, First Aid, Brushcutter and Pesticides Application. Species identification and surveying courses are also available.

We have an excellent track record of trainees going on to find employment in the conservation sector.

Relevant qualifications are desirable but not essential, however applicants must enjoy working outdoors and be physically fit to undertake practical tasks. A commitment of 4 days a week for a minimum of 12 months and a full UK driving licence are essential. Please indicate your preferred role, East and Penhale or Mid and West.

Closing date 15/06/2018. 

Please send CV and covering letter to jon.cripps@cornwallwildlifetrust.org.uk

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