Job Opportunity: CBMWC Project Officer


Job Opportunity - CBMWC Project Officer

The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales is seeking to recruit a Project Officer for the Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre.

We are looking for an energetic and outgoing person to join our Living Seas team at the Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre (CBMWC) in New Quay, west Wales.

You will be responsible for the day to day operation and administration of CBMWC, this will include our Visitor Centre and shop as well as the day to day coordination, inductions and training of CBMWC volunteers. You will lead on the development, coordination and delivery of a programme of inspiring environmental education and community awareness activities linked to our Living Seas work, respond to queries and requests for marine conservation related talks and activities.

Job Title: CBMWC Project Officer

Location: Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre (CBMWC), New Quay, Ceredigion.

Duration: Initially 12 months

Hours: 5 days per week with evening / weekend work expected. Flexi/ TOIL offered.

Salary: £17k

Start date: As soon as possible

Deadline: Noon, 2nd January 2018

Interviews will be held at the Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre, New Quay, Ceredigion on Tuesday 9th January 2018. Those candidates selected for interview will be notified by end of Friday 5th January 2018. If you have not heard from us by this date please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Please note WTSWW does not have a budget to cover interview expenses.

Important: All correspondence regarding your application will be conducted by email. Please ensure that you supply an email address that we can contact you on and you can access during the above time frame.

Please note that, as this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, a satisfactory enhanced level Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Disclosure check will be required for the successful candidate.

Further details and an application form can be downloaded here:

Application form - CBMWC Project Officer 2017 Application Form

Job description - CBMWC Project Officer Job description

Please note we do not accept CVs as applications for this post.

For information or queries please call 01545 560224 before Friday 22nd December (our offices will be closed from Friday 22nd December until Wednesday 3rd January 2018).

Completed application forms can be emailed to Sarah Perry on or posted to Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre, Patent Slip Building, Glanmor Terrace, New Quay SA45 9PS.