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

Living Landscapes Officer

Do you have the skills and ambition to develop and deliver landscape-scale wildlife conservation projects across Norfolk?
 
You will have a relevant environmental degree(or comparable experience), excellent communication skills and experience of building partnerships and conservation advocacy.
 
This exciting post is offered initially as a three year contract. Salary range £25,000 to £27,500
 
The closing date for receipt of applications is midday on Friday 21st April 2017.
 
Interviews are likely to be held on 4 May 2017.

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NWT Holme Dunes Car Park Attendant

Norfolk Wildlife Trust owns and maintains a car parking area within the boundaries of its nature reserve at Holme Dunes. The post holder will be based at this car park when on duty.
 
By providing a friendly welcome and information,  we seek to increase Trust income from parking fees, donations and reserves permit sales and gift aid entry alongside increasing membership.

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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Boat trip operators - Hickling and Ranworth Broads

Would you like to work on the stunning Hickling and Ranworth Broads? Can you safely take out passengers? Can you communicate your knowledge and enthusiasm about the sights that they may see whilst out on the Broads?  
 
We have casual opportunities for boat trip operators from April to the end of October to join our team.
 
We are looking for experienced boat users and we offer £8 per hour.
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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 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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Neighbourhood Membership Promoters

Salary: Two options available, commission based or hourly rate
Closing date: 15/08/2017


Location: Vacancies throughout Norfolk (excluding areas in close proximity to our Visitor Centres at Cley Marshes, Hickling Broad, Holme Dunes, Ranworth Broad and Weeting Heath)

Are you passionate about the region’s wildlife and looking to earn some extra income by doing something that you really believe in? Would you like to help Norfolk Wildlife Trust achieve its aim of finding new members in your local area and beyond? If you enjoy walking and have around 16 hours a week to spare, primarily during weekday evenings, then we would love you to become a Neighbourhood Membership Promoter.

Promoting typically in your local area, you will be working for FMR Solutions Ltd, a well-established specialist wildlife charity membership recruitment agency, on behalf of the Norfolk Wildlife Trust. The work is generally seasonal, from March until the end of October. However, some of our promoters also work through the winter months. Promoters use the unique 'Soft Approach' method, there is no selling or persuading involved. Norfolk Wildlife Trust is registered with the Fundraising Regulator and adheres to its standards.

•    Outdoor work, involving walking
•    Home based, but with travel in the local area
•    Start time flexible - now until 15/08/2017
•    No hard selling involved
•    Training given

Salary: 2 options
1. Generous commission - expect average of £64 per membership transaction on a self-employed/freelance/flexible basis. Potential earnings around £1300 per month (based on working approx. 16 hours a week/5 sign ups a week).

OR

2. Hourly rate + bonus (16 hours a week, primarily weekday evenings) leading to average £9.50 per hour / £659 per month (temporary, part-time employee).

Contact details:
FMR Solutions Ltd is working on behalf of Norfolk Wildlife Trust, helping to raise public awareness and critical funding. If you'd like to know more about this post and apply, please visit www.fmrsolutions.co.uk or email jeremy@fmrsolutions.co.uk