Local Group Indoor Meetings Organiser - Lancaster

Could you organise talks and events that will inspire people about nature and conservation? If so, we need your help!

Posted:
Thursday 7 March 2019
Vacancy type:
Publicity and promotional, Volunteering at home, Community groups
Location:
At home

What we're looking for

Lancaster RSPB group needs someone to arrange talks and events on nature and conservation that will be interesting, inspiring and entertaining. You would co-ordinate the annual programme of indoor meetings, contacting and booking a range of speakers and promoting the events. You'd also liaise with speakers and support them at meetings to make sure they have what they need and that fees are paid. The talks programme for the following year is prepared by the end of September. There is lots of information on suitable speakers available within the Group and from the RSPB who will be there to support you.

The skills you need

A good organiser with an eye for detail and a friendly outgoing approach. The role will involve booking speakers for about 7 indoor meetings per year to be included in our annual programme. We would also like to have someone with fresh ideas for events that will draw people in.

Your time

Minimum:
4-6 hours per month
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
All year round

What's in it for you?

Having fun and knowing you are enthusing and educating people about the joys of nature. The RSPB is an active and exciting conservation charity, the largest in Europe. We can help you gain skills and give you a valuable insight into our work.

How to apply

Contact

Alasdair McKee, At home
Tel:
Email: Alasdair.McKee@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK's largest nature conservation charity, inspiring everyone to give nature a home. Together with our partners, we protect threatened birds and wildlife so our towns, coast and countryside will teem with life once again. We also play a leading role in a worldwide partnership of nature 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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