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. We also have a range of roles at our Brockholes nature reserve. You can find more out about volunteering at Brockholes by clicking here.

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: Various locations along the Sefton coast with office work at Seaforth Nature Reserve or Fylde coast with office work at Fylde council

    We are looking for enthusiastic volunteers who would like to become Marine Champions for 'Our Irish Sea Project' and learn the skills needed to inspire others to join in the campaign to protect our valuable marine environment...

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

    The role involves patrolling the nature reserve and carry out daily checks as well as being on hand to assist in emergencies or out of the ordinary situations.

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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 ‘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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  • Myplace is an exciting new project that will be working with people who have physical or mental health issues and/or are experiencing long-term unemployment. Participants will be supported in their recovery and/or to improve their employability.

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  • Location: Various sites throughout North Merseyside and West Lancashire

    Lancashire Wildlife Trust is a partner in the exciting new Red Squirrels United project, the first national UK network working together to secure the future of our red squirrels - and we have FOUR exciting volunteer opportunities...

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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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  • Wildlife Watch are monthly groups for children aged 8-13 and we are currently recruiting Leaders for our Heysham and Tottington (Bury) groups.

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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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