Volunteer Co-ordinator

This purpose of this role is to develop and lead the Trust’s community support and volunteer offer across a broad range of activities, including practical conservation, ecological data collection, ranger tasks, office tasks, advocacy, communications, outdoor learning and family engagement.

To champion and promote volunteering across the organisation and externally, seeking out new volunteer opportunities and reaching out to new audiences as well as existing volunteers and community groups.

Develop and lead the Trust’s volunteer offer, supporting and co-ordinating volunteer managers across the Trust to ensure that our volunteers have a positive and enjoyable experience.

Line manage and support the Community Wildlife Rangers to provide a volunteer offer of practical conservation and engagement activities that supports the biodiversity aims on our Nature Reserves.

Work with the More Data for Nature team, supporting their volunteer offer in relation to ecological monitoring on our Nature Reserves and partner sites.

Establish and manage a Volunteer Ranger Service across our Nature reserves and partnership sites.

Work with the Trust’s Advocacy, Engagement and Membership teams, to develop and lead the Trust’s community support offer, responding to group and individual requests to set up new projects and activities eg friends of groups, campaigns, species projects.

Lead, develop and champion the Trust’s volunteer management policies and procedures, ensuring the Trust is compliant with relevant legislation, best practice and our own policies & procedures.

How to Apply

For futher information and to apply visit our website


You may also request an application pack by emailing recruitment@wildsheffield.com or by phone 0114 263 4335

We do not accept C.V’s

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Key Information




Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust




Full Time, Part Time


Mid Level


Administration, Conservation


Sheffield, United Kingdom

Application Deadline:

29th October 2020 at 10:40am

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