Work for Norfolk Wildlife Trust

Norfolk Wildlife Trust is the county's largest environmental charity, committed to the protection and enhancement of Norfolk's wildlife and wild places.

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If you have time on your hands and want to help Norfolk's wildlife then why not volunteer on some of our fantastic nature reserves. Find out more.
Please see the Job Details for application information, and Job Descriptions for more about each position. Download these below or send an A4 SAE (£1.28 stamp) to Reception at:

Norfolk Wildlife Trust
Bewick House
22 Thorpe Road
Norwich
NR1 1RY
Migrant hawker, photo by Peter Dent
Stoat, photo by Nick Appleton

Volunteer Coordinator (3 days per week)

Salary £18,500 to £22,500 per annum FTE
 
Norfolk Wildlife Trust is seeking a dynamic, highly organised and motivated individual to work with our fabulous volunteers. The post holder should have previous experience of volunteer recruitment, management and administration.
 
The working hours are flexible by agreement within the normal Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm work period. The post will be based in our Head Office in Norwich.
 
Closing date for applications is 30 January 2017.
Interviews will be held on 16 February 2017.

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Seasonal Education Officer Roles x 2

We have two Seasonal Education Officer Roles.  Applicants must have a good experience of outdoor education, excellent communication skills and a passion for wildlife.  Posts involve delivering national curriculum linked activities to schools on our fantastic nature reserves and running family events across Norfolk.

Salary £1,380pcm.  
 
Posts are full time from Monday 13 March and end on Friday 15 September 2017.
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NWT Weeting Heath Summer Warden

Would you like to live on-site at Weeting Heath, an area that has NNR, SSSI, SAC and SPA designations?
We have a role for a Summer Warden to undertake species protection (stone curlews), management of the Visitor Centre, ecological surveys and estate work.

The experience gained at Weeting Heath has assisted many previous post holders to progress to posts with the Wildlife Trusts, Natural England, RSPB, local authorities and research institutions.

This exciting post is from 13th March until 15th September 2017, and accommodation is provided for the contract period. The post is for 6 days a week, normally including weekends and Bank Holidays, from 13th March to the end of July; reducing to a 5-day week in August until 15th September.  The remuneration for this post is £7.50 per hour.

The closing date for receipt of applications is midday on Monday 23rd January 2017.
Interviews are likely to be held on Thursday 2nd February 2017.


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Sales Officer

Salary:  £17,000- £19,000 per annum full time equivalent.
 

The post holder will assist the Visitor Services and Sales Manager by coordinating the ordering and delivering process of sales goods to NWT outlets, improving displays and merchandising at visitor centres and overseeing stock control and relevant recording systems; alongside the generation of statistics to support performance measures and analysis.
 
The post holder will work on average 21hrs per week. Annualised hours and some degree of flexible working can be discussed and agreed with the manager.
 
Closing date for applications is midday on 23rd January 2017.   
Interviews will take place week beginning 30th  January 2017

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Seasonal Visitor Centre Roles

We are pleased to be able to offer a small number of seasonal Visitor Centre roles below. For each post we can offer a working environment in stunning, ecologically important landscapes, along with the benefit of a competitive salary. Please do state on your application which roles you are expressing an interest in.

Please view each separate job description and job details for more information.

NWT Hickling Visitor Centre Coordinator - part-time

Visitor Centre Coordinator Part-time 1 Day a week: NWT Hickling Broad National Nature Reserve (NNR)
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   Hickling Visitor Centre (part-time): job details Download   

NWT Ranworth - Visitor Centre Coordinator full-time

 5 days per week at NWT Ranworth 'Broads Wildlife Centre' & NWT Ranworth Information Centre
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NWT Ranworth - Visitor Centre Coordinator part-time

4 days per week at NWT Ranworth “Broads Wildlife Centre” & NWT Ranworth Information Centre
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NWT Weeting Heath Visitor Centre Assistant

To assist the Summer Warden in the effective and efficient day-to-day management of Weeting Heath National Nature Reserve and Visitor Centre. Tasks will include Visitor Centre sales, membership promotion, provision of information with occasional estate maintenance and wildlife monitoring.
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   Job Details Weeting Heath Visitor Centre Assistant Download   

NWT Cley Beach Car Park Attendant

The post holder will be based at this car park which is situated at the end of Cley Beach Road and holds approx 100 cars.  The attendant will be required to manage the car park and collect car parking and reserve fees, and will also be expected to engage generally with visitors and provide information about the nature reserve.

The post-holder will work on a casual basis from 1st April to 31st October 2017 which will include weekend and Bank Holiday working. The salary is £7.50 per hour.
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NWT Holme Café – Catering Positions

We are pleased to be able to offer a small number of seasonal café roles below. For each post we can offer a working environment just a sand dune away from the sea, in an ecologically important landscape. Please do state on your application which roles you are expressing an interest in.

Please view each separate job description and job details for more information.
  • Café Supervisor
  • Senior Catering Assistant (2 day role)
  • Catering Assistant (3 day role)
  • Catering Assistant (Casual)
The closing date for receipt of applications is midday on Thursday 26th January 2017.
Interviews are likely to be held in the week commencing 5th February 2017.

NWT Holme Dunes Café Supervisor (full-time)

Supervise the day to day running of the Holme Dunes Visitor Centre Café. The preparation of light refreshments and serving of food to a high standard, including clearing and cleaning the café, associated areas and washing up. Ordering and maintaining stock levels and providing a high standard of customer service.
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NWT Holme Dunes Senior Catering Assistant (2 days per week)

To work with and deputise for the Café Supervisor to ensure the efficient day to day running of the Holme Café including the preparation, simple cooking and serving of food to a high standard, including washing up, clearing and cleaning the café kitchen, and associated areas.
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NWT Holme Dunes Catering Assistant (part-time)

The preparation, and serving of food and beverages to a high standard, including washing up, clearing and cleaning the café, kitchen and associated areas in the visitor centre.
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NWT Holme Dunes Catering Assistant (casual)

The preparation, and serving of food and beverages to a high standard, including washing up, clearing and cleaning the café, kitchen and associated areas in the visitor centre.
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   Job Details NWT Holme Dunes Catering Assistant Casual Download   

County Wildlife Action: Training Officer

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Neighbourhood Membership Promoters

We are now actively seeking a Neighbourhood Membership Promoter.

Would you like to earn some extra income by doing something that you really believe in? Do you have around 16 hours a week to spare, during weekday evenings and/or weekend afternoons? Would you like to help Norfolk Wildlife Trust achieve its aim of finding 50+ new members in your area and beyond, using a simple, tried and tested formula? Definitely no selling involved! Home based, you will be working for FMR Solutions, a specialist agency, on behalf of Norfolk Wildlife Trust. The work is seasonal, typically March – October. Locations: All Norfolk areas apart from postcodes NR1-NR8 (Norwich) - Typically, you'll be working in your local area but will have the opportunity to travel up to 30mins from your home base.

Normally earnings are commission based: expect £650-£1083 per month on a freelance/self-employed basis. However, for those who don’t feel comfortable working on a commission basis, a waged option is also available.

If you'd like to know more about this post and apply, please visit www.fmrsolutions.co.uk or email jeremy@fmrsolutions.co.uk  Important: Please do not send enquiries or applications for other NWT jobs to this external agency email address. Your email may not be dealt with before the closing date of the job you are interested in. Details of how to apply for NWT jobs are shown above for each vacancy.