Visitor Centre Assistant - Belfast WOW

Posted:
Friday 13 May 2016
Vacancy type:
Office and administration, Publicity and promotional, Inspiring young people
Location:
Belfast Lough

What we're looking for

Are you a people person who loves to talk to anyone and everyone. At our Belfast Window on Wildlife we are looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help inspire and enthuse our visitors by explaining about our Reserve and the wildlife that calls it their home. We don't want just the spectacle to WOW our visitors we want all of our Visitor Centre Assistants to as well. Whilst we already have a team of volunteers who are enjoying the the challenge of a bigger and better visitor Centre, we require more to cover our busiest times on Fridays and weekends especially afternoons. This is an exciting time for all involved in this project and a great opportunity to get involved in a team delivering a great 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:
Friday, Saturday or Sunday, Morning or Afternoon
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 best 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

Colin Graham, Northern Ireland Headquarters
Tel: 028 9049 1547
Email: Colin.Graham@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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