Reserve Assistant - West Sedgemoor, Somerset

We would love you to be involved in management, reserve maintenance and visitor services at West Sedgemoor! All tasks are vital for conservation of the site and for retaining good access.

Posted:
Thursday 3 October 2019
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation
Location:
West Sedgemoor

What we're looking for

We require volunteer help in the areas of habitat management, reserve maintenance and visitor services. All tasks are vital for conservation of the site and for retaining good access to, and around the reserve.

The skills you need

Enthusiasm and an interest in conservation are essential. No particular skills are needed but a good level of fitness is required. You will need an up-to-date tetanus injection and to enjoy working in a team.

Your time

Minimum:
1 day per week desirable
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
Year round

What's in it for you?

To work as part of the reserve team and learn more about the reserve. The opportunity to build up skills. This is an excellent chance to make a genuine contribution to wildlife conservation. You will gain a valuable insight into the workings of Europe’s largest conservation charity.

How to apply

Contact

Paul Parmenter, West Sedgemoor
Tel: 01458 252805
Email: Paul.Parmenter@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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