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Vacancies

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Current vacancies

Learning and Visitor Experience Assistant

We are looking for a passionate and engaging individual to join our established education team at RSPB Old Moor nature reserve to deliver our exciting education and events programme aimed at connecting young people with nature. This is an opportunity to make a real difference enriching the lives of children and young people, inspiring them to care and learn more about the natural world through curriculum linked educational activities delivered in a variety of habitats.

South Yorkshire
Closes
18/01/2019

Retail Assistant

Are you a dynamic individual with a passion for helping Save Nature through your fantastic retail skills? If so, then the opportunity to work at our unique shop at RSPB Leighton Moss could be for you. Applicants need to have a friendly, welcoming personality and an interest in learning about the work of the RSPB.

Lancashire
Closes
20/01/2019

Retail Assistant

Can you help protect one of the UK`s most unique places for nature? Do you thrive on delivering a top quality customer experience? You will help maintain a welcoming atmosphere for all visitors and deliver the highest standards of customer service at all times, making sales using an electronic till, restocking the shop, taking orders and talking to customers about the fantastic work of the RSPB. Working days can vary with an average of 15 hours per week between Apr to Aug and will require working weekends and bank holidays.

East Riding of Yorkshire
Closes
20/01/2019

Face to Face Membership Recruiter

Are you passionate about protecting wildlife and saving nature? Could you inspire that passion in others, helping to raise vital funds to support the work of the RSPB? If so, the RSPB has the perfect opportunity for you. The RSPB is the UK's largest conservation organisation, with over 200 nature reserves giving a home to thousands of species across the whole of the UK.

West Sussex and surrounding counties
Closes
20/01/2019

Assistant Warden - North Isles

RSPB Scotland is looking for assistant warden for the North Hill and Noup Cliffs reserves on the islands of Papa Westray and Westray in Orkney. This is an exciting opportunity to join our Orkney team and work with some iconic species and stunning habitats.

Orkney
Closes
23/01/2019

Assistant Warden

How would you like to assist with the management of a diverse suite of nature reserves home to scarce and threatened wildlife like water voles, avocets, bearded tits, corn buntings and rare bees? The RSPB at South Essex are seeking a dynamic, resourceful and motivated Assistant Warden to join a reserves team managing an ever evolving 750 hectares of nature reserves on the north side of the Thames estuary. These six diverse nature reserves comprise of, lowland wet grassland, reedbed, fresh and saline lagoons, saltmarsh, mudflats, arable land, scrub, plus rare and nationally important brownfield habitat.

Essex
Closes
24/01/2019

Campaigning Communications Officer

Are you an experienced communications professional, with a track record of developing and delivering successful campaigns? If you are also enthusiastic, hardworking, creative and professional - this job is for you! Our advocacy campaigns are part of the RSPB's four-country plan to save nature. We must secure policies which protect and manage our land and seas to help halt and reverse the ongoing loss to Northern Ireland's biodiversity.

Belfast
Closes
25/01/2019

Visitor Experience Manager

This is your chance to be a permanent part of a passionate and hard-working team at RSPB Abernethy. We are looking for a natural leader with excellent people skills and a passion for connecting people with nature.

Inverness-shire
Closes
25/01/2019

Membership Development Officer

Are you passionate about protecting wildlife and saving nature? Could you inspire that passion in others, helping to raise vital funds to support the work of the RSPB? If so, the RSPB has the perfect opportunity for you. The RSPB is the UK's largest conservation organisation, with over 200 nature reserves giving a home to thousands of species across the whole of the UK.

Glasgow
Closes
27/01/2019

Heritage Project Manager

The successful candidate will be a key member of the Lough Erne Landscape Partnership team, based in Enniskillen. The Partnership is tasked with protecting, enhancing and promoting the varied landscape of Lough Erne, and is supported through funding by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Fermanagh
Closes
27/01/2019

Community Engagement and Membership Officer - Mull of Galloway

We have 2 vacancies available for creative, charismatic and passionate individuals to come and join us at our internationally significant seabird reserve at the southern most point of Scotland. Are you passionate about wildlife and enjoy engaging with the public? Do you want to widen peoples' appreciation for the natural world? Do you have a proven track record of achieving targets? And if so, would you like to work at a stunning location in south-west Scotland? If the answer is yes to these questions we would like to hear from you.

Dumfries and Galloway
Closes
27/01/2019

Community Information and Tourism Officer

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic `people person' to work for the RSPB on a six and a half month project on Mull. This is an exciting opportunity to promote Mull's amazing wildlife and rich heritage.

Argyll and Bute
Closes
27/01/2019

Membership and Supporter Fulfilment Manager

Would you enjoy working in a new role within a forward looking, well motivated and high performing team within F&C. Are you efficient and highly organised, self motivated and enjoy an element of fun at work? Then this may just be the perfect job for you.

Bedfordshire
Closes
28/01/2019

Senior Site Manager

We are looking for an inspiring and motivating individual with a track record in conservation management and visitor engagement to lead our North Suffolk Coast Reserves team. You'll be managing our suite of sites between Aldeburgh and Walberswick within the Suffolk Coast & Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, including the iconic Minsmere reserve, a site bursting with biodiversity that supports the greatest range of species of any RSPB reserve.

Suffolk
Closes
30/01/2019

Car Park Attendant

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge? 100,000 visitors come to our stunning Bempton Cliffs nature reserve every year to enjoy nearly half a million seabirds. Thanks to the support of the Heritage Lottery Fund, we opened our brand new Seabird Centre to the public in 2015.

East Riding of Yorkshire
Closes
30/01/2019

Catering Assistant

Can you help protect one of the UK`s most unique places for nature? Do you thrive on delivering a top quality customer experience? Our catering offer at Bempton is a simple but effective one, you will be selling pre-packaged goods and as well as hot and cold drinks, there is a simple push button coffee machine that needs daily maintainance and you will also be responsible for cash handling as well as the daily cashing up procedure. Basic catering experience is desirable for this role but not essential as full training will be provided.

East Riding of Yorkshire
Closes
30/01/2019

Project Scientist - Cairngorms Connect

Set in a vast landscape of ice-hewn mountains, spectacular pinewoods, tranquil lochs, and wild, rushing rivers, Cairngorms Connect is the largest habitat restoration partnership in Britain. Cairngorms Connect has bold plans to make this inspiring place better for wildlife, and better for those who take joy from the wildlife and beauty of this extraordinary place.

Glenmore / Strathspey
Closes
31/01/2019

Assistant Warden

An exciting opportunity to become part of the small team that manages over 800 ha of flood plain meadows on the Nene Washes in the Cambridgeshire Fens. The nature reserve is one of the most important sites in the UK for breeding waders, including 90% of the UKs breeding black-tailed godwits.

Cambridgeshire
Closes
31/01/2019

Assistant Retail Manager

Would you like to work a RSPB shop set in an old farm house based at the RSPB Old Moor nature reserve? We're looking for someone to join our busy retail team who has a genuine commitment to excellent customer service, with the ability to utilise product knowledge in order to assist our visitors and customers. You will work alongside the retail manager to achieve financial targets and Key Performance Indicators ensuring the store's continued success.

South Yorkshire
Closes
31/01/2019

Visitor Experience Assistant

Would you like to work at the Uk's largest mainland seabird colony? Over 100,000 visitors come to our stunning Bempton Cliffs nature reserve every year to enjoy almost half a million seabirds, including the iconic puffin. As part of a dedicated team, you will need bags of enthusiasm and initiative to deliver the reserve's events and activities.

East Riding of Yorkshire
Closes
31/01/2019

Direct Marketing Manager

his is an exciting, innovative role where you can lead on the strategic planning and operational delivery of mass communications to our membership audience. Membership contributed almost £34m to the RSPB last year.

Bedfordshire
Closes
31/01/2019

Retail Assistant

The RSPB are looking for a Retail Assistant to join the team in our busy shop within the stunning Pulborough Brooks Nature Reserve in West Sussex. We're looking for someone with a customer focussed approach, based on plenty of experience in a customer facing role in retail.

West Sussex
Closes
01/02/2019

Assistant Warden

This post offers a fantastic opportunity for someone to climb onto the next rung of the conservation ladder or for someone with experience who wishes to learn more and be involved with a new set of conservation challenges. This post involves a wide, varied and exciting set of tasks working at two distinctly different yet equally beautiful nature reserves - Airds Moss with the continuation of the extensive blanket bog restoration projects already underway and Baron's Haugh, which is in a quasi-urban location on the edge of Motherwell where we are engaging with a diverse audience to bring them closer to the fascinating nature on their doorstep - each site presenting a unique set of challenges.

Glasgow
Closes
01/02/2019

Learning Assistant

Are you looking to get some quality experience with Europe's largest conservation charity, engaging with young people and delivering environmental education? Could you inspire the next generation with a passion for wildlife? We are looking for a Learning Assistant to work with our Learning Officer and volunteers, to deliver RSPB programmes which connect school children and young people with nature through curriculum-linked education programmes in the inspirational setting of Newport Wetlands National Nature Reserve in Wales. In addition to proven experience in a learning environment, you'll be a passionate communicator, able to enthuse groups of young people about nature.

Gwent
Closes
01/02/2019

Retail Manager

Do you have a passion for wildlife? Do you want to help protect one of the UK's most unique places for nature? We, RSPB Lake Vyrnwy, are looking for a passionate individual to lead our retail team to help fund our conservation mission. The successful candidate will ensure that the retail operation is delivering the highest standard of customer care; achieving financial targets and KPI's as set by the Trading team, as well as assisting with the delivery of the RSPB brand and converting visits into support, to contribute to the RSPB's Saving Nature Strategy.

Powys
Closes
01/02/2019

Retail Manager

Would you like to manage a RSPB shop set in an old farm house based at the RSPB Old Moor nature reserve? We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual with excellent retail experience and people skills to lead our retail team of staff and volunteers. Your job will be to integrate and deliver all retail elements, delivering an exemplar customer experience for visitors to the shop, with the aim of maximising the income and profit at the RSPB store.

South Yorkshire
Closes
01/02/2019

Seasonal Assistant, Bowland

The RSPB is looking for a skilled and dedicated Field Officer to help monitor and protect birds of prey on the United Utilities Estate in the Bowland Fells. Located in Lancashire, the Bowland Fells are designated as a SSSI and SPA for their blanket bog and upland heath habitats and for the suite of exciting species that breed there.

Lancashire
Closes
01/02/2019

Visitor Development Officer

Are you passionate about nature and with an entrepreneurial streak? We are looking for someone to develop a range of visitor focused income generating initiatives at Haweswater in the Lake District. We believe that Haweswater offers something a unique in the Lake District.

Cumbria
Closes
01/02/2019

Facilities Administrator

An exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual with a flexible can-do attitude, looking for variety and daily challenge to join the UK's leading nature conservation charity, the RSPB. You will provide comprehensive administrative support and task delivery across a variety of teams including Facilities Management and Logistics.

Bedfordshire
Closes
01/02/2019

Consumer PR Manager

The RSPB is Europe's largest wildlife conservation charity with a whole heap of stories just waiting to fly. We're looking for a PR and Communications expert to lead on the strategic development of the RSPB's presence in national consumer media channels in an authentic and engaging way which supports our overall priorities and objectives.

Bedfordshire
Closes
01/02/2019

Heritage Engagement Assistant - Inner Forth Futures

Your role as Inner Forth Futures Heritage Engagement Assistant will be to help the Inner Forth Futures partnership with delivery of the "Inner Forth Wanderings and Windings" project between March 2019 and December 2019. Funded through the Heritage Lottery Fund, "Inner Forth Wanderings and Windings" will catalyse local participation and guardianship of heritage through engaging and empowering local people in co-creating new ways to explore, learn about, experience and interpret the heritage of the Inner Forth.

Falkirk
Closes
04/02/2019

Visitor Experience Manager

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for wildlife, excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills to join the Site Management Team on the Exe Estuary. We are in the early stages of building our RSPB visitor offer in Devon and you will be at the forefront of developing our visitor experience across the Devon reserves.

Devon
Closes
08/02/2019

Assistant Buyer

We are looking for an Assistant Buyer to join the RSPB Trading team at our Headquarters to assist the Product Manager for Bird food, Bird care and Optics. This is an amazing opportunity to work for the largest wildlife conservation organisation in Europe.

Bedfordshire
Closes
08/02/2019

Administrator

The RSPB is the UK's largest nature conservation charity, operating with a focus not only on the protection of birds but on creating and managing the spaces where all wildlife can live and thrive. Founded in 1889, the RSPB today employs 1,300 people, is supported by 18,000 volunteers, possesses more than a million members and manages over 200 nature reserves nationwide.

Gloucestershire
Closes
10/02/2019

Membership Development Officer

Are you an outgoing, friendly, optimistic and focused individual who loves nature and wildlife? Confident to work with people in busy and vibrant public environments and happy to work most weekends and Bank Holidays? Have you worked successfully to sales or fundraising targets and now you're looking for a new challenge? Want to help inspire the public to join the RSPB? There is an exciting opportunity to work for the RSPB in and around Bath as a Membership Development Officer to increase people's connection to the natural world through RSPB membership. If nature is to survive we need to encourage more people to spend more time in nature and to help fund vital wildlife conservation efforts to help give nature a home.

Bath
Closes
10/02/2019

Membership Development Officer

Are you an outgoing, friendly, optimistic and focused individual who loves nature and wildlife? Confident to work with people in busy and vibrant public environments and happy to work most weekends and Bank Holidays? Have you worked successfully to sales or fundraising targets and now you're looking for a new challenge? Want to help inspire the public to join the RSPB? There is an exciting opportunity to work for the RSPB in and around Bristol as a Membership Development Officer to increase people's connection to the natural world through RSPB membership. If nature is to survive we need to encourage more people to spend more time in nature and to help fund vital wildlife conservation efforts to help give nature a home.

Bristol
Closes
10/02/2019

Schools Products Officer

We are looking for an enthusiastic team member with experience of project management, a good knowledge of the UK education system and experience of working within it, wildlife and proactive social media experience to support our work connecting young people to nature. You must have good interpersonal and organisational skills and a creative approach to education, wildlife activities and environmental issues.

Bedfordshire
Closes
14/02/2019

Project Officer - Chesil Beach

Would you like to play a vital role in conserving one of the SW region's special seabird colonies? We are looking for an enthusiastic, practical and highly dedicated person with good communication skills and experience of species protection and/or seabird monitoring to look after the region's only little tern colony at Chesil Beach in Dorset. Duties will include overseeing and delivering a range of activities including providing and maintaining fox proof fencing, monitoring tern numbers and breeding success, liaising with partner organisations and talking to members of the public, including giving talks and walks.

Dorset
Closes
18/02/2019

Hen Harrier Nest Protection Officer

RSPB Northern England region is looking for six seasonal flexible contract staff for the overnight nest protection of hen harriers. The posts will most likely be based in Northumberland, Cumbria or Lancashire, but with the flexibility to move elsewhere dependent on the location of a nesting attempt.

Lancashire
Closes
25/02/2019

Catering Assistant

At RSPB Cymru, we care about food as well as about Nature. We believe that great food can taste delicious, do us good and doesn't harm the planet.

Cardiff
Closes
28/03/2019

Cleaner

Our busy nature reserve is looking for cleaners to job share and join our friendly team. You must be committed to delivering the highest standards of cleaning, presentation and service.

Norfolk
Closes
30/05/2019

Face to Face Membership Recruiter

Nature is in trouble, can you help us to save it? The RSPB is the UK's largest conservation organisation, with over 200 nature reserves giving a home to thousands of species across the whole of the UK. By creating and protecting some of the country's rarest habitats we are ensuring the future for some of our most threatened wildlife.

Roving position across Scotand. Average of 1 hour from successful candidates home address
Closes
31/08/2019

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