Data for Nature Volunteer Officer

Data for Nature Project is an exciting new project funded for 18 months duration by The Heritage Lottery Fund.

We are looking for someone to lead the development of a trained volunteer network to collect ecological data across the Trust’s Nature Reserves.

The ideal person will have:

  • At least 2 years’ experience in recruiting, co-ordinating, managing and developing volunteers.
  • Experience of ecological data collection and its application to nature conservation, including generating stories and communications to galvanise further volunteer support.
  • Experience of devising and delivering high quality training activities for volunteers, ideally in surveying and recording techniques.
  • Experience of working with apps and mobile technology and other innovative approaches to engage people in ecological data collection, surveying or wildlife identification.

How to Apply

For further information or an informal chat about the position please contact Pete Tomlin – Senior Data and Monitoring Officer.

To apply please download an application pack from

or request one from the Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust Human Resources Department. Please email:

Alternatively, call the office on 0114 263 4335, or write to Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust, 37 Stafford Road, Sheffield, S2 2SF. When you request an application pack please state where you saw this post advertised.

No C.V’s or agencies please. 

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Key Information


£21,991.25 Pro rata


Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust


Fixed Term


Part Time




Biodiversity, Conservation, Ecology, Education, Nature & Wildlife


Sheffield, United Kingdom

Application Deadline:

23rd July 2018 at 5:00pm

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