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
Migrant hawker, photo by Peter Dent
Stoat, photo by Nick Appleton

Nature Reserves Assistant (Woods & Heaths)

Salary in the range of £19,000 - £21,000 per annum

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

Would you like to work in Norfolk’s largest remaining ancient woodland? An area in which over 350 flowering plant species have been recorded, and that has SSI and NNR designations.

We can offer the opportunity to join our Woods and Heaths team, to deliver our conservation objectives on some of the County’s premier nature reserves.  The post is based at Foxley Wood but covers a variety of other reserves that include woodland, scrub, grassland and heathland habitats.

We are looking for someone to help in the effective day to day running of the reserves by undertaking and assisting in land management, the maintenance of machinery, equipment and estate fabric, and implementing the visitor programme.

For more information about the post and details on how to apply, please download the job description and job details below:

Closing date for applications is noon on Friday 6th January 2017
Likely date for interviews will be Thursday 19th January 2017

Reg. Charity No. 208734

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Grazing Officer

Salary: £22,000 - £24,000 per annum depending on experience
2 year fixed term contract

The Grazing Officer will assist in the effective and efficient day to day delivery of conservation grazing on NWT nature reserves and the development of the grazing operation using various stock types including sheep, cattle and ponies. The post is based at our head office in Norwich with travel to our reserves across the county.

We are looking for someone with extensive experience in cattle, equine and sheep husbandry. Experience of wildlife conservation and the management of nature reserves would be advantageous and ideally you will have previous experience of supervising volunteers.

Closing date for applications is midday on Thursday 8 December 2016
Likely date for interviews will be Friday 16 December 2016

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Catering Assistant Holme Dunes Visitor Centre

We can offer a 14 hour position during the winter months at weekends, however additional hours are available at our Cley Visitor Centre during the week. In return for this important and highly rewarding role, NWT will offer an hourly rate above the national minimum wage.
Please do ring the Catering Manager Janine Shea on 01263 742904 for further information.
The post will be removed from the website when it has been filled.
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Cleaner - Cley Marshes visitor centre

We can offer a part time (2 days, 4 hours each day) position at our stunning recently fully refurbished centre. This is a permanent part time position and as such we can offer a competitive salary, pro rata holidays, and access to the organisation’s pension scheme. All cleaning materials, equipment, and a floor cleaner are provided.
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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 or email  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.