Conservation/Reserve Assistant - RSPB Ynys-hir

We're looking for people to help out with our practical conservation work on our beautiful reserve. You'll get involved in a variety of tasks and make a real contribution to nature conservation.

Monday 6 January 2020
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation
Ynys Hir

What we're looking for

We have a wonderful team of volunteers who come on Tuesdays who help out with our practical reserve management work. This can include habitat management and reserve maintenance. All tasks are vital for the upkeep and conservation of the Reserve for both nature and visitors.

The skills you need

Enthusiasm and an interest in conservation, nature and wildlife are essential. A desire to do work outside doing physical work is needed. You will need an up-to-date tetanus injection and to enjoy working in as part of a team or sometimes alone.

Your time

1/2 to1 day per week Tuesdays
All year round

What's in it for you?

You get to work as part of the reserve team and learn more about the reserve and nature in general. You'll have the opportunity to build up skills, and an excellent chance to make a genuine contribution to nature conservation. You will gain a valuable insight into the workings of Europe's largest conservation charity.

How to apply


Claire Rhydwen, Ynys Hir
Tel: 01654 700222


Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

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