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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  • We’re recruiting a Head of Islands and Marine!We're recruiting a Head of Islands and Marine!
    Join our Wildlife Trust team! We’re recruiting a Head of Islands and Marine to join our dedicated team. The ecological and climate crises that our planet is facing are driving our vision for the future.  This new post has been created to expand and strengthen our Living Seas work across our whole region in response to the ...
  • Skomer Island NNR – Assistant WardenSkomer Island NNR - Assistant Warden
    WTSWW is seeking an enthusiastic individual to undertake the role of Assistant Warden on Skomer Island NNR in 2020. This is a seasonal post (8 months) beginning on 27 February 2020. HOW TO APPLY You can download a full job description here. Please download and complete our application form. You can also find our privacy notice for candidates here. Please ...
  • Skomer Island NNR – Visitor OfficerSkomer Island NNR - Visitor Officer
    Do you love working with people, and have  a passion for wildlife? WTSWW is looking for an outgoing, energetic individual to join its busy team on Skomer Island NNR as our Visitor Officer for 2020. This is a seasonal post (9 months) beginning on 27 February 2020. HOW TO APPLY You can download a full job description ...
  • Skomer Island Long Term VolunteersSkomer Island Long Term Volunteers
    In 2020 we have four Long Term Volunteer positions available on Skomer Island, two run from end of March until mid July and the other two from mid July until end of September. Additionally, there is one Seabird monitoring volunteer position, running from end of May until end of June  2020. The closing date for applications is ...
  • Volunteering on SkomerVolunteering on Skomer
    Short term volunteers are required on Skomer Island from 21 March to 26 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 ...
  • Skokholm Long Term VolunteersSkokholm Long Term Volunteers
    Each 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 2020 until 30th June 2020 and two from 1st July 2020 until 30th September 2020. This is a fantastic opportunity to work on one of Britain’s most ...