Jobs & Volunteering Opportunities

Employment and Volunteering Opportunities

Pond Work

Pond Work

Working for a Wildlife Trust is a fantastic experience, you will have the opportunity to do some pretty interesting things in your day to day job. Most staff have volunteered within the movement or in similar organisations and this is a great way to get involved with the Wildlife Trusts.

We welcome enquiries about any of the employment opportunities featured on this page but please note that as a charity we are unable to pay travel expenses for candidates to attend interviews.

Current Opportunities

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  • Assistant Warden – Skomer Island IMG_5973Assistant Warden (Skomer Island) Based on Skomer, Pembrokeshire, Wales. 8 Month contract 27 February – 31 October 2017. Salary £13,000 per annum pro rata. The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales are recruiting a seasonal Assistant Warden for Skomer Island, Pembrokeshire. The position is a very public role for which excellent people skills are required. Bilingual communication skills desirable. Overall purpose of the ...
  • Field Worker – Skomer Island crowded guillemot colonies by Chris Taylor Location: Skomer Island, Pembrokeshire Pay: £12,500 p/a pro rata. Accommodation is provided Post Details: Four month contract from 17 April – 17 August 2017, with flexible hours. Summer working hours can be up to 48 per week. Main responsibilities: To survey and monitor seabirds and contribute to the management of Skomer Island NNR. All data will be used ...
  • Skomer Island Seabird Monitoring Volunteer Fluffy-Shearwater-Chick.jpgThis is a fantastic opportunity to volunteer on one of Britain’s most important seabird colonies. Skomer has around 23,000 Guillemots, 7,000 Razorbills and 21,000 Puffins. And that’s not to mention the world’s largest colony of Manx Shearwaters, around 316,000 pairs! This volunteering position will be to help out with our busiest period of the year, ...
  • Skomer Island Long Term Volunteers Jackdaws-at-sunset.jpgSkomer Island is located just off the coast of the Pembrokeshire peninsula and is one of Britain’s most important seabird colonies. Skomer holds roughly 50% of the world’s Manx Shearwater population along with internationally important numbers of Puffins, Guillemots, Razorbills and Gulls. The island is open for up to 250 visitors a day, with up ...
  • Skokholm Long Term Volunteers Skokholm IslandEach season we invite four volunteers to come to Skokholm and help the Wardens manage the Island and monitor its wildlife. There are two positions running from 1st April 2017 until 30th June 2017 and two from 1st July 2017 until 30th September 2017.This is a fantastic opportunity to work on one of Britain’s most ...
  • Door to Door Recruiters – Across South & West Wales Help us build a better future, photo by Zsuzsanna BirdLooking to supplement your income or pension? Wanting to work flexible hours? We welcome applications from all ages to our brilliant membership team. Location: Across south and west Wales Hours: 12-15 per week. Permanent, seasonal. Subject to completion of a probationary period. The role: We are looking for people to join our membership recruiting team to spread the ...