Volunteer Assistant Ranger

Mull and Iona Ranger Service

South Mull, Iona and Staffa

Volunteer • Full Time

mullionarangerservice.com/about ewilkins@nts.org.uk 07717581405 Emily Wilkins

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental education

Closing date: Monday, 8th April 2019  

We are looking for a volunteer assistant ranger for 3 months full time beginning early June. This is a great opportunity to develop skills and experience in nature conservation and rangering. The role involves assisting with varied tasks over a number of island sites, including wildlife survey work, delivery of education projects and public events programme, providing information to visitors, practical maintenance tasks. Accommodation and some travel costs will be covered.

You must show enthusiasm for wildlife and the great outdoors. Some knowledge/experience in the relevant field would be useful but more important is flexibility, good communication skills, an ability to work under your own initiative, and a desire to learn. You will need to be willing and able to work inside or outside in all weathers, including some lone working in rugged coastal terrain. Some weekend/evening hours will be required.

Please contact us for more information and an application form (no CVs please).

Interview date: week of 29th April

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