Admin support - Wild Challenge

Wild Challenge is RSPB's award scheme encouraging children, schools and families to get closer to nature.We need help to support the administration of Wild Challenge and give great customer service.

Tuesday 9 July 2019
Vacancy type:
Office and administration
Various locations

What we're looking for

We need you to help us to improve and maintain standards in customer service, response times and fulfilment of certificates for schools and families participating in Wild Challenge activities online. We'd like to grow the number of children that take part in the scheme, whilst maintaining an excellent experience. The volume of awards to approve and fulfil varies over the year with peak times at the end of school terms (as teachers finish their awards at the end of term) and in school holidays (as families complete their awards together in their free time) The role is suitable for someone based at either the regional office at Denby Dale, Yorkshire, or at UKHQ in Bedfordshire

The skills you need

Good administrative skills and basic computer literacy, including Outlook and Internet explorer. Good communication skills including good customer service skills, mainly via email. Organised and with good attention to detail. Understanding of primary education or outdoor learning would be useful but not essential.

Your time

One half day per week
All year round

What's in it for you?

The opportunity to be a part of one of the RSPB's channels for engaging children and young people with nature, fostering a love for nature for the future. All training relevant to the role will be provided. The UKHQ and Denby Dale offices are friendly, welcoming places to volunteer with plenty of opportunities to meet new people.

How to apply


Kate Struthers, Northern Eng Reg Office, Denby Dale
Tel: 01484 861148


Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

Reference number 9059