RSPB

RSPB Lancashire, UK
Dec 08, 2018
Full time
Are you a friendly, focused individual who loves nature and wildlife? Would you like to work in a different environment every day? Can you bring skills in selling and have worked successfully to targets before? Perhaps you are looking for a new challenge or want to play your part in helping to save nature for future generations? If so, then read on. Membership Development Officer Reference number: A Location: Lancashire Salary starting at £17,276 - £18,716 per annum Hours: Full time Contract: Permanent This is an exciting opportunity to work for the RSPB promoting membership so that we can continue to save nature and do more for it. From Kingfishers to Gannets, Otters to Highland Cattle and Black Grouse to Hen Harriers the richly diverse habitats on our North-West nature reserves are home to them all. We need someone to help save them as nature is in big trouble, we've got big plans to save it, can you help us? From now until 2030, The RSPB will be focusing on some ambitious plans and targets - working together with the public and its partners to collectively change the fate of nature. The successful candidate will be an ambassador for the RSPB, and will enthuse and inspire members of the public to join the RSPB by telling them about our work. The successful candidate will become part of the energetic RSPB Lancashire and Cumbria membership team. This role will involve working on our fanstastic RSPB Date with Natures helping the public view Peregrines and Ospreys. The role will also include working across a wide variety of venues and locations, enthusing, inspiring and recruiting new RSPB members. Full training and ongoing support will be given to the successful candidate. Applicants should be comfortable in loading and unloading vehicles, happy to work weekends, bank holidays and when required work unsociable hours. A valid full driving license is essential. If you have a passion for saving nature and want to inspire others to do the same please get in touch and we look forward to hearing from you. Closing date: 6 January 2019 Interview date: 9 January 2019 TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website, where you can download the role profile and application details. This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage. Please make sure you include reference number A on any correspondence. No agencies please.
RSPB Aberdeen, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Contractor
We are looking for an enthusiastic and target-driven individual to run the seasonal Visitor Experience element of our expanded Dolphinwatch project in Aberdeen. Dolphinwatch Visitor Experience Officer Ref: A Location: Aberdeen Salary: £17,276 - £18,716 per annum Hours: Full time Contract: 6 months fixed term Operating from a car park at the historic Torry Battery, you will lead a team of volunteers to highlight the wildlife spectacle of bottlenose dolphins in Aberdeen harbour and provide a first-class visitor experience that inspires a deep and lasting connection to nature and a passion to protect it. You will provide information and activities to help visitors have enriching experiences with wildlife. You will organise events at the Dolphinwatch site and promote via social media. As an ambassador for RSPB Scotland you will work to a membership target, encouraging people to support our conservation work by joining the society. You will also support WDC's Shorewatch project by increasing the number of land-based cetacean surveys conducted by volunteers. You will be knowledgeable about dolphins and marine wildlife with excellent communication skills. You will have experience of achieving membership and/or fundraising targets, organising and running events and managing volunteers. Self-motivated, confident and with a will to succeed, you will represent RSPB Scotland and make a difference by increasing public support for nature. Dolphinwatch is a ScottishPower Foundation and Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) funded project led by RSPB Scotland in partnership with Aberdeen City Council, Whale & Dolphin Conservation (WDC) and the Aberdeen Harbour Board with telescopes and binoculars supplied by Viking Optical. This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage. Closing date: 9 January 2019 Interview date: 29 January 2019 TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website, where you can download the role profile and application details. Please make sure you include reference number A on your application. No agencies please.
RSPB Cheshire, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
Are you a friendly, focused individual who loves nature and wildlife? Confident to work in a busy and vibrant environment and have worked to targets? Perhaps you are looking for a new challenge? Want to play your part in helping to save nature for future generations? Membership Development Officer Reference number: A Location: Cheshire Salary starting at: £17,276 - £18,716 per annum Hours: Full time Contract: Permanent There is an exciting opportunity to work for the RSPB across Merseyside. Near to this fantastic area features one of the newest and largest RSPB reserves, Dee Estuary Burton Mere Wetlands which is home to Avocets in the summer months and in the winter, the rarest bird of prey in Britain the Hen Harrier. Other incredible reserves such as Marshside and Hesketh Out Marsh are on your doorstep with one of the flagship reserves of the north, Leighton Moss only a short drive away which boasts amazing views of rare Bitterns and spectacular Starling murmurations. Nature is in big trouble, but we've got big plans to save it, can you help us? From now until 2030, The RSPB will be focusing on some ambitious plans and targets - working together with the public and its partners to collectively change the fate of nature. The successful candidate will be an ambassador for the RSPB, and will enthuse and inspire members of the public to join the RSPB by telling them about the work that the RSPB is doing to save nature. The successful candidate will become part of the RSPB Cheshire/Merseyside membership team. This role will involve working on our breathtaking RSPB nature reserves and across a wide variety of offsite venues/locations, enthusing, inspiring and recruiting new RSPB members. Full training and support will be given to the successful candidate and a valid driving license is essential. Applicants should be comfortable in loading and unloading vehicles, have a full driving licence, be happy to work weekends, bank holidays and when required work unsociable hours. Closing date: 11 January 2019 Interview date: 16 January 2019 TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply button to be directed to our website, where you can download the role profile and application details. This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage. Please make sure you include reference number A on any correspondence. No agencies please.
RSPB Derbyshire, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
The RSPB Shop at Carsington Water is one of many stores which help raise vital funds for our conservation work. We have a varied range of ethically sourced Gifts, as well as Fair To Nature Bird-Food and a brilliant range of Binoculars and Telescopes. In order to achieve our goals we pride ourselves on offering fantastic customer service and ensuring the customers feel at home in our shops, and go away happy. We are currently looking for an Retail Assistant to join the team at Carsington Water. Retail Assistant Ref: A Location: Derbyshire Salary: £15,269 - £16,696 per annum pro rata Hours: Part time, 15 hours per week Contract: Permanent You will receive full training and support on all aspects of RSPB Retail, which will enable you to drive sales, be a positive role model to the team and an ambassador for the RSPB. The role is 15 hours over three days, with regular weekend work, and you must be flexible to work more than 15 hours some weeks, dependant on staff requirements in the shop. So, if you want to become a part of a friendly and welcoming team of staff and volunteers, with a passion for wildlife, and for retail, please apply. This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage. Closing date: 13 January 2019 Interview date: 18 January 2019 TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply on Website' button to be directed to our website, where you can download the role profile and application details. Please make sure you include reference number A on any correspondence. No agencies please.
RSPB Derbyshire, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
The RSPB Shop at Carsington Water is one of many stores which help raise vital funds for our conservation work. We have a varied range of ethically sourced Gifts, as well as Fair To Nature Bird-Food and a brilliant range of Binoculars and Telescopes. In order to achieve our goals we pride ourselves on offering fantastic customer service and ensuring the customers feel at home in our shops, and go away happy. We are currently looking for an Assistant Retail Manager to join the team at Carsington Water, to support the Retail Manager in coaching the team and driving sales and KPIs. Assistant Retail Manager Ref: A Location: Derbyshire Salary: £16,504 - £17,880 per annum pro rata Hours: Part time, 22.5 hours per week Contract: Permanent You will receive full training and support on all aspects of RSPB Retail, which will enable you to be a positive role model to the team and an ambassador for the RSPB. The role is 22.5 hours over three days, with regular weekend work, and you must be flexible to work more than 22.5 hours some weeks, dependant on staff requirements in the shop. So, if you want to become a part of a friendly and welcoming team of staff and volunteers, with a passion for wildlife, and for retail, please apply. This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage. Closing date: 13 January 2019 Interview date: 18 January 2019 TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the Apply Now button to be directed to our website where you can download the Role Profile and Application Details. When you make your application please ensure that you include reference number A on any correspondence. No agencies please.