Volunteer Team Leader

We are currently looking for someone to lead, motivate, and support our volunteer engagement team at Symonds Yat Rock so that we can help to save even more nature!

Posted:
Monday 28 October 2019
Vacancy type:
Helping visitors at our reserves
Location:
Symonds Yat Rock

What we're looking for

The RSPB can only achieve what we do with the help of our amazing volunteers, and these volunteers need to be supported. We are currently looking for someone to lead, motivate, and support our volunteer engagement team at Symonds Yat Rock so that we can help to save even more nature! What we're looking for: §At Symonds Yat Rock we have a large and varied team of volunteers and we are looking for someone to be the first point of contact for them. §To champion and inspire our volunteers, ensuring they all have a rewarding and enjoyable time whilst with the RSPB. §To coordinate and support current volunteers and help to grow our volunteer team. §To liaise with RSPB Gloucestershire reserves team. §To manage RSPB pin badge boxes and look after equipment. §To deliver inductions to residential volunteers staying at Symonds Yat Rock.

The skills you need

The skills you need §Excellent leadership §People skills and the ability to motivate others §Good communication skills §Flexible and friendly approach

Your time

Minimum:
1/2 - 1 day per week, flexible
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
Spring and summer months

What's in it for you?

What's in it for you? §You'll be a part of the brilliant visitor engagement volunteer team and make friends with like-minded enthusiastic people. §Work at a unique wildlife reserve and learn more about nature, birds, and wildlife, whilst making a real difference to the work of the RSPB. §You can develop your leadership skills, learn to prioritise and plan, and work as part of a team. §This role is a wonderful opportunity to make a genuine contribution to wildlife conservation where you will gain insight into the workings of Europe's largest conservation charity. §One of the best things about being a volunteer team leader is the flexibility of the role.

How to apply

Contact

Hannah Booth, Symonds Yat Rock
Tel: 01594 562852
Email: nagshead@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Full induction and training will be provided. Your time and skills will have a real positive impact and it would be great if you could join us. It will be possible to delegate some aspects of the role to reduce commitment and tailor the role to suit you.

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