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.

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Covid-19

Currently we’re only recruiting for a small number of roles that can be done safely online and from home. Please check back soon for new, exciting ways you can volunteer to save nature from home. If you’ve time to spare now, the COVID19 mutual aid website may list what’s happening near you.

Latest opportunities

391 Volunteering opportunities. Updated daily

Picks of the week

Switch to Ecotricity (green energy)

Ongoing
Various locations
up to 15 minutes
I've got less than an hour

Become our facebook fan and follow us on twitter

Become a fan of RSPB Volunteering or Love Nature on Facebook. Share our posts and together we can go viral encouraging others to give nature a home.

Ongoing
Various locations
up to 15 minutes
I've got less than an hour

Feed wildlife in your garden

How to provide food to encourage wildlife to visit your garden (or even the car park where you work) so you can give nature a home.

Ongoing
Various locations
up to 15 minutes per action
I've got less than an hour

Give nature a home where you live

Sign up on our giving nature a home site to find out about easy ways to build homes for nature where you live.

Ongoing
Various locations
up to 15 minutes per action
I've got less than an hour

Green living at home and work

Quick and easy actions for a sustainable environment for our homes for nature.

Ongoing
Various locations
up to 15 minutes per action
I've got less than an hour

Can't find a role that suits you?

Volunteer at the Rathlin West Light Seabird Centre

If you can't 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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