Seasonal Nature Reserve Volunteer

Closing date:
Salary: Voluntary
Contract type: Internship / Working hours: Full time
Location: Far Ings National Nature Reserve, Far Ings Road, Barton-upon-Humber, DN18 5RG

Barrie Wilkinson

Fantastic opportunity for someone looking to begin a career in nature conservation, based at Far Ings National Nature Reserve in North Lincolnshire.

Contact details

For an informal chat contact Simon Wellock - 01652 634507

Seasonal Nature Reserve Volunteer

September/October 2020 - March 2021, 6 month placement, c25 hrs per week, training and accommodation provided.

Assist the reserves team in managing the Wildlife Trust’s north Lincolnshire reserves. You'll gain hand's-on  experience of practical habitat management of grassland, wetland, heathland and peatland sites, access maintenance and working with livestock.  

We're looking for someone capable of using tools, who enjoys working outdoors. Good team working skills and ability to be self-motivated are essential. A driving license and some previous experience of practical conservation work would be an advantage.    

Accommodation is provided on site in a self-contained apartment at Far Ings Visitor Centre.  

To apply please read the role description below, then send a CV and covering letter to:
Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
Ness End Farm
Far Ings Road
Barton upon Humber
DN18 5RG
Or email: farings@lincstrust.co.uk

Closing date: 30 June 2020