School Grounds and Education Placement

Salary: National Minimum Wage

Closing date: Monday 19th March 2018

Location: Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston

Gain valuable experience working with wildlife and young people on a 5 month placement with the Trust based at Brockholes Nature Reserve in Preston. You will work alongside our School Grounds Officer transforming school grounds into inspirational and exciting spaces to inspire children and young people about the natural world. You will also gain experience of working with a variety of groups through the delivery of educational workshop programmes and outreach activities.

To thrive in our culture, you will need a huge 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 occasional evening and weekend working; however normally the working week will be Monday to Friday.

How to Apply

A full job description can be found on our website:

To apply for this position please complete an application form along with a diversity monitoring form and return by email here.

Closing Date: 19th March 2018
Interview Date: 6th April 2018

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Key Information


National Minimum Wage


Lancashire Wildlife Trust


Fixed Term


Full Time


Entry Level, Graduate


Education, Environment


Brockholes, United Kingdom

Application Deadline:

19th March 2018 at 11:45pm