What we're looking for
Your role will be to support our practical conservation staff at the Blean Woods and Seasalter Levels nature reserves based in East Kent, near Canterbury. You will focus on habitat management, reserve maintenance, wildlife surveys and public engagement events. Regular duties will include: Assisting with the creation of coppice plots and the development of woodland rides. Assisting with managing lowland heathland and woodland glades. Making repairs to our site infrastructure such as benches, gates and fences. Removing invasive species. Assisting with wet grassland hydrology management. Removing scrub from encroaching on field margins Leading volunteer work parties. Maintaining reserves equipment. Taking part in bird surveys. Inductions/relevant training for each task will be given beforehand and ongoing support provided by the warden and assistant warden.