You can volunteer for us in hundreds of ways. Explore these pages to find an opportunity which suits you.

These pages should help to show you what volunteering is really like. Whatever you decide to do, you'll be helping our work for wildlife and the environment.

Latest opportunities

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Picks of the week

Newsletter Editor - Exeter & District Local Group

The Exeter & District Local Group plays a vital role supporting the RSPB locally. We are looking for someone to become part of the group as our Newsletter Editor!

Ongoing
At home
5 hours per month
Publicity and promotional, Volunteering at home, Community groups

Wild Weymouth Experience

We're looking for someone to be a friendly and welcoming face for visitors who come to experience the incredible wildlife on our Weymouth reserves!

3, 6, 9 or 12 months
Radipole & Lodmoor
3-5 days a week
Internships

Residential Volunteer - Long term placement - Aylesbeare

From end March 2019
Aylesbeare Common
6 months
Practical conservation, Residential volunteering

Residential Volunteer - Long term placement - Old Hall Marshes

Immediate start from March 2019
Old Hall Marshes
6 months
Practical conservation, Residential volunteering

Membership Secretary - Exeter & District Local Group

The Exeter & District Local Group plays a vital role supporting the RSPB locally. We are looking for someone to become part of the group as our Membership Secretary!

Ongoing
At home
4-15 hours per month
Office and administration, Volunteering at home, Community groups

Volunteer Management System Admin Assistant, The Lodge, Bedfordshire

Ongoing
UKHQ Volunteering Development Department
Minimum of one day per week
Office and administration

Second Hand Binoculars Scheme Assistant - St Martins, Bedfordshire

Do you know a thing or two about optical equipment? we are looking for someone to assist our lead volunteer in inspecting the binoculars, telescopes and other optical equipment we receive.

Ongoing
St Martins
1 day a month depending on quantities of binoculars received
Office and administration

Can't find a role that suits you?

Volunteer at the Rathlin West Light Seabird Centre

If you can find what you're looking for, please get in contact with us.

It was through volunteering with the RSPB that I gained the confidence to write about wildlife for my church magazine. You see, I have learned so much – everyone is approachable and keen to share their knowledge with you.

Helen Long, office-based volunteer

What's it like to volunteer for the RSPB?

Hilary Brooker-Carey is a volunteer warden for Coquet Island and keeps an eye on the island to protect the seabirds, especially the roseate terns, Britain's rarest breeding seabird.

Hilary Brooker-Carey is a volunteer warden for Coquet Island and keeps an eye on the island to protect the seabirds, especially the roseate terns, Britain's rarest breeding seabird.

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