RSPB

RSPB 16 Hestham Cres, Morecambe, Morecambe, Lancashire LA4 4QF, UK
Jun 15, 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: Greater Manchester Salary starting at: £17,276 to £18,715 per annum Hours: Full time Contract: Permanent There is an exciting opportunity to work for the RSPB across Greater Manchester, which is home to the fastest animal on the planet, the Peregrine. The famous Manchester Peregrine Project enthuses people about the peregrines that live, breed and feed in the city centre. Watch as they swoop among the windy corners of tall buildings, flying high above the crowds and raising their chicks. This fantastic area also features the spectacular Dovestone reservoir, where birds of prey and waders soar across this protected mosaic of moorland and mountains. 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 Manchester and Merseyside membership team. This role will involve working on our breathtaking RSPB nature reserves, Manchester Peregrine Project 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, happy to work weekends, bank holidays and when required work unsociable hours. If you have a passion for saving nature and want to inspire others to do the same, please get in touch we look forward to hearing from you. Closing date: 22 June 2018 Interview date: 27 May 2018 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. 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.