Summer Education Placement

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The Wildlife Trusts

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Preston, United Kingdom

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30+ days ago

Closing date: Sunday 12 February 2023
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Full time

Brockholes Nature Reserve,

Just off Junction 31 of the M6, Preston , Lancashire, PR5 OAG
Gain valuable experience working with wildlife and young people on a 6 month placement with the Trust.

Inspire children and young people about the natural world through a variety of educational workshop programmes and outreach activities.

To thrive in our culture, you will need a huge amount of enthusiasm for the natural world and a desire to inspire other people. In return, we offer a friendly and flexible working environment and the chance to make a positive difference for people and wildlife in the North West.

Flexibility with regards to the working hours will be required as this post will involve working some weekend days, as well as occasional evening working; however normally the working week will be Monday to Friday.

Our team is based at Lancashire Wildlife Trust’s flagship site, Brockholes Nature Reserve, but we deliver environmental education across three sites, so you will need to be prepared to travel between the three locations.

Further details including a full Job Description can be found in the Recruitment Pack below, along with our application forms. Please review the Job Description before you apply.

Should you be interested in this position, please complete the Application Form and Diversity Monitoring Form, and return your application before the closing date stated below.

Completed applications can be returned by email to

The Diversity Monitoring form can be completed by clicking here

(CV's will not be considered - No Agencies)

Closing Date: Sunday 12th February 2023

Interviews: Week commencing 27th February 2023

Summer Education Placement

  • Summer Education Placement- LWT Recruitment Pack 2023_0.pdf
  • Application Form LWT.docx
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