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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  • Skomer Island Long Term Volunteers Every year we have three Long Term Volunteer positions available on Skomer Island, the first one usually runs from end of March until mid July and the other two run from mid July until end of September. Additionally, there is usually one Seabird monitoring volunteer position, running from end of May until end of June. The closing ...
  • Skomer Fieldworker 2019 Skomer FieldworkerThe Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales is seeking to recruit a Seabird Fieldworker for its flagship nature reserve, Skomer Island, for the 2019 season.  We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic person to contribute to our seabird monitoring work on Skomer between mid April and mid August 2019. The post is residential on the island and ...
  • We’re getting ready to recruit again soon! walking in wildflowersThe Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales will soon be on the look out to hire another wildlife enthusiast! We will be recruiting for a People and Wildlife Officer to cover Cardiff. Keep an eye on our website for all the details coming soon.
  • Volunteering on Skomer Short term volunteers are required on Skomer Island from 23 March to 30 September inclusive. We take up to six volunteers each week (Saturday to Saturday), to help with managing day visitors, assisting with overnight guests and their accommodation, conservation work including monitoring and surveys, and building maintenance. You can find out more about what we expect from ...
  • 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 2019 until 30th June 2019 and two from 1st July 2019 until 30th September 2019. This is a fantastic opportunity to work on one of Britain’s most ...