Handa Monthly Volunteers

Scottish Wildlife Trust

Handa Island, Sutherland

Volunteer • Full Time


Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental education

Closing date: Sunday, 31st March 2024  

Title: Handa monthly volunteers

Status: 1 month, full time

Location: Handa Island, Sutherland

Closing date: We will appoint on an ongoing basis.

We have opportunities for you to help staff and long term volunteers on Handa by meeting the ferry, helping visitors onto the island, giving a short introductory talk including health & safety matters then ensuring all visitors are off the island at the end of the day. There may be the opportunity to undertake other practical or survey tasks if time allows, plus you will be required to help out with usual domestic duties that are required from living in a communal environment.

We are looking for 2 volunteers each month between April – August (10 in total)

What we are looking for:

  • availability for one month
  • a “can do” attitude and willing to live & work as part of a close knit team
  • confidence in talking to the public

What you will get in return:

  • a one-off experience in a wonderful setting
  • a great staff and volunteer team
  • a great boost to your CV

Find out more & apply