Wild Guide, Saltholme

Wednesday 20 July 2016
Vacancy type:
Office and administration, Publicity and promotional, Inspiring young people

What we're looking for

We're looking for a team of wild guides to help families to make the most of their visit to Saltholme. You'll spend most of your time outdoors, sharing your love of nature with others by taking part in everything from showing people newborn lambs and pond dipping, to minibeast hunts and boat building.

The skills you need

Enthusiasm, confidence, a love of nature and a sense of fun.

Your time

1 day per week
All year round

What's in it for you?

The thrill of catching a newt or seeing a dragonfly for the first time! You'll be part of an intrepid team who help families get face-to-face with Saltholme's amazing wildlife. You'll get the chance to meet new people, develop new skills and learn more about wildlife.

How to apply


Craig McNeil, Saltholme
Tel: 01642 546625
Email: Craig.Mcneill@rspb.org.uk


Fun, confident and approachable. There's no need to be a wildlife expert, but enthusiasm for nature is crucial. The role involves walking, being on your feet and general lifting and carrying of equipment (pond nets, insect nets) so a degree of physical fitness is important. Saltholme is a busy place, so you'll need good people stamina.

Reference number 6146