Full Time Nature Reserve Volunteers x3

Devon Wildlife Trust

Doddiscombsleigh, near Exeter, Devon

Volunteer • Full Time

www.devonwildlifetrust.org ehopkinson@devonwildlifetrust.org 01647 253121 or 07971 930690 Edric Hopkinson

Sectors: conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Monday, 1st July 2019  


Join an established team delivering an extensive and varied programme of work, ranging from habitat management across 50 reserves of varied habitats geographically spread across Devon, fencing & maintenance work, survey & monitoring, working with volunteers / corporate groups & various educational activities.

Farmhouse accommodation provided in a stunning location on the edge of Dartmoor, based on a 6-12 month commitment. Volunteers will be given the necessary training and experience to be fully effective in the role; this will also equip them to go on to seek employment in the land management sector. The range of training opportunities will vary but could include the following – NPTC certificates in chainsaw & brush cutter & first aid at work qualification. Although you will be trained in essential skills for land management, you must possess the following: desire to work in wildlife conservation, good level of physical fitness, willingness to use power tools, ability to work with a range of people, willingness to supervise & lead volunteers.

To apply:

Please visit the following page of our website for full details about the role and further information about the application process: www.devonwildlifetrust.org/volunteer/opportunities

The deadline for applications is 09:00 on Monday 1st July and interviews are expected to take place on 18th July 2019.


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