Voluntary Warden, St Bee's Head

Posted:
Monday 13 November 2017
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation
Location:
Campfield Marsh, Cumbria Coastal Reserves

What we're looking for

Volunteer wardens provide a point of contact for visitors and the local community, reduce disturbance by guiding people to formal access and monitor visitors to provide internal and external information. Help to welcome visitors to this developing reserve, provide information and enhance their visitor experience.

The skills you need

To be good with people, friendly disposition, enthusiasm for RSPB, tact and diplomacy. Some natural history/conservation knowledge an advantage. A willingness to learn. Familiarity with customer care an advantage but not essential.

Your time

Minimum:
1 day per month
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
All year round

What's in it for you?

The opportunity to be the public face of the RSPB on one of the Society's reserves and to be an essential part of a team, which will rely heavily on volunteer support. 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

Mhairi Maclauchlan, Campfield Marsh, Cumbria Coastal Reserves
Tel: 01697 351330
Email: Mhairi.Maclauchlan@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB works for a healthy environment rich in birds and wildlife. It relies on the support and generosity of volunteers to make a difference. The RSPB is the UK Partner of the global federation of conservation organisations, BirdLife International,

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