If you're looking for a way to gain valuable experience in the conservation sector focused on learning and community engagement, this is the role for you. This is a part time, voluntary post for five months with Europe's largest conservation charity that offers a fantastic opportunity to acquire the training, skills and experience that will help you gain future employment in the environment, education or heritage sectors.
You'll build confidence in working with schools, families and children and in so doing be helping to save nature by inspiring and enabling more young people to spend more time more regularly outdoors discovering and enjoying the natural world. You'll gain experience working in a team and supervising other volunteers, as well as increasing your knowledge of Cardiff's urban wildlife.
Volunteering with the RSPB will give you access to mentoring, training and advice from RSPB staff, including your line manager, as well as the RSPB's internal vacancies and a reference upon successful completion of your internship. We'll assist your personal development and progress towards career goals and encourage you to take full advantage of all of the personal development opportunities that will arise during the internship, including the chance to gain related qualifications to boost your employability. You'll have access to a personal laptop, dedicated workspace and all costs associated with travel and training will be covered.