Wildlife Explorer Main Leader - Titchfield Haven

Posted:
Monday 23 May 2016
Vacancy type:
Inspiring young people, Community groups
Location:
Various locations

What we're looking for

Do you have a passion for helping young people connect with nature? Can you lead a team to run exciting activities to inspire the next generation to discover nature? The RSPB has over 100 RSPB Wildlife Explorer groups across the UK and we are looking a main leader to help us with the running of the Titchfield Haven Wildlife Explorers. You will help prepare and lead activities at Titchfield Haven National Nature Reserve. This group meets monthly, with a programme of indoor and outdoor events for children aged 7 to 12 years.

The skills you need

We are looking for someone with boundless energy and enthusiasm and the ability to communicate with young people and inspire youngsters about nature. You will need to attend a comprehensive weekend training course during your first year. Our RSPB Wildlife Explorers group meets monthly with a programme of indoor and outdoor events. With preparation time, you will need 8-10 hours a month.

Your time

Minimum:
Ten to twelve meetings a year.
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
All year round

What's in it for you?

A new challenge and lots of fun! It's an opportunity to lead our Wildlife Explore team and share your passion for nature to inspire young people about wildlife and conservation. We can help you gain skills and give you a valuable insight into our work as well as the opportunity to contribute to the largest conservation charity in Europe.

How to apply

Contact

Lisa Green, London Office
Tel: 020 7940 3050
Email: Lisa.Green@rspb.org.uk

Notes

In line with our Safeguarding policy, all applicants are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (England and Wales), Contact the http://www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service">Disclosure and Barring Service on 0870 9090811 for more information. References will also be taken up. All training necessary and background information will be provided and since you are giving up your time, it is only fair we offer to re-imburse your travel expenses (up to 25 miles max). The RSPB is the country's largest nature conservation charity, inspiring everyone to give nature a home. By volunteering your time and talents you can help us increase our impact and help us save more nature.

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