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Apr 16, 2014
Category: Jobs

We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and flexible individual to join the team. The Buildings & Maintenance Officer will ensure that all Visitor Centre and other building systems are in operation and effective. 

Mar 7, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

This role is ideal if you enjoy working in an office environment and are interested in assisting with the entry and analysis of volunteering data collected throughout the Trust.  You will need to have excellent attention to detail, be computer literate and have a willingness to learn how to use the Trust volunteering database.  

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

Nature Tots is a weekly activity session delivered by the Lancashire Wildlife Trust at Brockholes Nature Reserve in Preston, “The Hive” at Moss Bank Park in Bolton and The Bolton Environmental Resource Centre.  Sessions are designed for young children (aged 15 months – 5 years) and their parents/guardians and involve a variety of activities from nature hunts to story time and natural art. 

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

Our Activize Your Lives Project based at the Environmental Resource Centre (ERC) in Breightmet, Bolton aims to develop the Centre as a place where individuals, families and community groups can visit to gain new skills/training, have fun, meet new people and take ownership of their local community.  The project needs volunteers who are enthusiastic, committed and have a genuine passion for helping others to help empower local people to improve their quality of life, and to get involved with projects and activities at the Centre.

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

As a volunteer for Retail & Visitor Services you will provide a warm welcome for visitors, helping to ensure that their Brockholes experience is a positive one.

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

The Seasonal Activities Volunteer role is ideal for friendly, outgoing people who want to utilise their creative skills and help visitors – in particular children – enjoy the reserve.

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

Our food growing volunteers can become involved in a number of tasks, at a variety of locations across the region. The work could involve being part of a team maintaining an established food growing garden, or using your knowledge and experience to help develop new gardens and train new food growers.

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

The Croall Irwell Local Group are looking for a volunteer who would be able to give up an evening a fortnight to act as Programme Secretary, meeting up with the rest of the group and helping to plan and organise the talks and field trips for each year and to write up the programme using IT skills.

Find out more information here.

To express an interest in this role please click here to complete the volunteer registration form and mention the role title on the 'interest' page. If you are already registered please contact the Volunteering Support Officer on 01772 318374 or e-mail volunteer@lancswt.org.uk

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

Forest Schools is a unique learning experience that offers children, young people and adults regular opportunities to achieve, and develop confidence and self esteem through hands-on learning experiences in a woodland environment.

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

The Hive is a food growing project within Moss Bank Park and we are looking for someone who can help in the small shop on site.

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

The North Lancashire Naturalists Local Group are looking for a volunteer who would be able to give up an evening a fortnight to act as Programme Secretary, meeting up with the rest of the group and helping to plan and organise the talks and field trips for each year and to write up the programme using IT skills.

Find out more information here.

To express an interest in this role please click here to complete the volunteer registration form and mention the role title on the 'interest' page. If you are already registered please contact the Volunteering Support Officer on 01772 318374 or e-mail volunteer@lancswt.org.uk

Mar 1, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

Our Red Squirrel project based at Seaforth Nature Reserve, Liverpool requires a volunteer with excellent communication skills to help organise and attend events to increase the profile of the project. 

Feb 18, 2014
Category: Volunteer Opportunities

Do you have experience of, or would you like to gain experience of working within an Admin or HR role?  Do you have keyboard skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office and have great attention to detail.

Find out more about volunteering opportunities at Brockholes here.

Details of any vacancies are also available on environmentjob.co.uk

 

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