Loch Insh Osprey Volunteer Warden

Posted:
Monday 9 March 2020
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation, Helping visitors at our reserves
Location:
Insh Marshes

What we're looking for

We would like you to spend time on site monitoring and recording the birds and incidents of disturbance while talking to visitors about how best to behave around the birds. Sharing your enthusiasm for this birds and all the lochs nature. We want you to promote and encourage best practice access and consideration for the ospreys breeding at Loch Insh.

The skills you need

Good communication skills - an enjoyment of meeting and talking to visitors and of sharing enthusiasm, passion and knowledge about wildlife. That's all. Anything more you can bring is a bonus to us. Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be reimbursed where necessary.

Your time

Minimum:
7.5 hours per week
Duration:
6 months
Period:
April to September

What's in it for you?

The opportunity to work in a beautiful environment and monitor one of our schedule 1 species to ensure a successful breeding season. Share your enthusiasm and knowledge of this amazing bird. Working with a supportive team. Meeting new people.

How to apply

Contact

Thijs Claes, North Scotland
Tel: 01463 715000
Email: Thijs.Claes@RSPB.ORG.UK

Notes

The RSPB is the UK charity speaking out for birds and wildlife, tackling the problems that threaten our environment. We rely upon memberships and donations to fund our work. By volunteering your time and skills, you could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB. Nature is amazing –help us keep it that way.

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