Spurn Reserve Voluntary Trainee

Would you like a career in conservation and to gain lots of hands on experience of practical conservation and visitor engagement?

We’re looking for a new Voluntary Trainee to join the team at Spurn National Nature Reserve; which is one of Yorkshire's most interesting and ever changing wildlife and heritage sites. Spurn’s unique landscape is a draw to many visitors and never fails to inspire others about the importance of Living Landscapes and Living Seas. As a Spurn Reserve Voluntary Trainee you will gain a wide range of skills and knowledge centred around reserve management, visitor engagement and running a programme of events at a Gateway site.

We recently opened our new Discovery Centre, the new centre is a fantastic addition to the nature reserve and refurbished Lighthouse. Spurn is a must see destination with so much to see and do; there's heritage, history and wildlife galore! This is an amazing opportunity to be part of the exciting developments at Spurn and help make it an exceptional place to visit.

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Contact details

For more information about this opportunity please email volunteering@ywt.org.uk or call 01904 659570 and ask to speak to the Volunteering Development Team.

Recruitment Information

Please see the role description for further information about this role.

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please use the Voluntary Trainee Application Form found at the bottom of the page.

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 7th September 2018

Interview Date: TBC and will be held at Spurn

Please return your completed application form to volunteering@ywt.org.uk

Spurn Reserve Voluntary Trainee Role Description

Voluntary Trainee Application Form