Volunteer Opportunities

If you would like to Volunteer with the Trust, we have a wide range of opportunities, ranging from practical conservation to helping to inspire children about nature!

To find out about the best opportunities for you, or to register as a volunteer, just visit this link.

You can view our weekly practical conservation groups by clicking here, while a snapshot of some specific roles we are looking to fill is below...

  • Location: Bolton

    We are looking for volunteers to assist our Industrial Wildlife Project Officer in researching and collating knowledge about the industrial heritage of sites along our Kingfisher Trail.

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  • Location: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston, PR5 0AG

    Brockholes Nature Reserve has a really exciting opportunity for a Visitor Engagement Volunteer to join our team, based on our unique floating Visitor Village. This role is all about connecting our visitors to nature and ensuring they have a great day out!

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  • Location: Heysham

    Our new ‘Connecting to Nature’ Project at Heysham Nature Reserve has opportunities for volunteers to help with the preparation and/or delivery of events which will increase the use of the site and raise awareness of its wildlife.

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  • Location: Various

    Our Conservation Grazing Officer needs volunteers to help check livestock on certain days on various sites.

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  • Location: Greater Manchester

    Our Chat Moss Restoration Project provides the opportunity for local people to help restore peat extracted sites into mossland nature reserves and we are looking for a volunteer to help by delivering informal talks, walks and hands on activities aimed at enthusing a range of people on their local wild spaces.

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  • Location: Greater Manchester

    We are looking for friendly and creative people who would like to help us to reconnect families with their local mossland wild spaces.

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  • Location: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston, PR5 0AG

    Volunteers will have the opportunity to work alongside MyPlace Project Officers to deliver environmental activities with young people. In addition to the outdoor based opportunities, volunteers can also be involved in the social media presence, promotion and evaluation of the project.

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  • The role will involve working alongside dedicated members of the Biodiverse Society on the planning and delivery of a range of wildlife identification and recording events and activities.

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  • We are looking for knowledgeable and enthusiastic volunteers to lead guided walks around the Local Nature Reserve in St Annes to help promote the work of the Fylde Sand Dune Project and the wealth of diversity that exists in a sand dune habitat.

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  • Location: Bolton

    This role is to help engage children with the outdoors in a fun setting we are offering Wild Birthday Parties in Bolton .

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