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

Holme Dunes Car Park Attendant

This work is offered on a casual basis and will be paid at £7.83 per hour.

The attendants will be required to manage the car park and collect car parking fees, reserve fees, membership payments and will also be expected to engage generally with all visitors and provide information about the nature reserve.
 
By providing a friendly welcome and information so promoting a professional image of the trust, we seek to increase Trust income from parking fees, donations and reserves permit sales and gift aid entry alongside increasing membership.

The post will be taken from the website when it has been filled
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Reserves and Cafe Assistant

5 days per week £7.83 per hour
 
The period of employment for this seasonal post will be from now until 28th October 2018.
 
During the morning and afternoon, the RCA will work under the direction of the Holme Dunes Warden carrying out reserve management tasks including patrolling, vegetation management, livestock management and provision of advice to visitors. The ability to develop a good understanding of Holme’s habitats and wildlife will be a major advantage in this post.
 
The RCA will carry out duties within the café at peak times of the day and work on the nature reserve outside of this period. Whilst working in the café, the RCA will use all best endeavours in the delivery of a quality service to a high standard in a warm and friendly way.
 
Please do send your application through at the earliest opportunity. The post will be removed from this site when it has been filled.
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Catering Positions

We have opportunities to work at cafes on some of the best wildlife reserves in the country. Our staff deliver a quality service in a warm and friendly way, maintaining the professional face of NWT in the presentation and delivery of soup, sandwiches, hot beverages and other food stuffs to meet the expectations of NWT and visitors.

Please download the relevant job descriptions and details below
 

NWT Cley Marshes

Senior Catering Assistant – 4 days per week £8.25 per hour - running from now until 28 October
(CAC- Cley) Catering Assistant Casual £7.83 per hour

NWT Holme Dunes 

(CAC Holme) Catering Assistant Casual - £7.83 per hour

Seasonal catering job descriptions and details

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Local Fundraisers

Salary: Two options available: hourly rate or commission based  
Recruiting all through the Spring & Summer – you could start soon by applying today!
Closing date: Friday 17 August 2018


Location: Vacancies throughout Norfolk

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 Local Fundraiser.

You will be working in your local area 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 Local Fundraisers also work through the winter months. Local Fundraisers 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
•    Travel by car or bicycle will be required
•    Local Fundraisers required ASAP, but start time flexible
•    No hard selling involved
•    Training given

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

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 the Local Fundraiser post and apply, please visit www.fmrsolutions.co.uk  (Please note no other NWT vacancies are dealt with by FMR Solutions.  You can find information on how to apply for these roles within the Job Details for each vacancy.)