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Visitor Centre Volunteer - RSPB Fairburn Ings

You will be in the Visitor Centre/shop, talking to visitors about the reserve.
Flexible hours Flexible

You will also help us to keep the shop full and presentable.

You need to be happy talking to people, to be welcomed with a smile, by a chatty and helpful member of the team. You will be in the Visitor Centre, Talking to visitors about the reserve, how they can support us and giving information about wildlife sightings and using the till. You will also help us to keep the shop full and presentable and keep the Visitor Centre clean and tidy.

We are looking for people who love nature as much as we do to join our team!! You will be full of enthusiasm. A high level of prior knowledge is not necessary, as we can train you in everything else you need for this role.

You need to be happy talking to people, eager to learn, and comfortable asking our visitors to support us. You will be representing the RSPB, so being polite, smart and presentable at all times is a must.

You will enjoy working as part of a team and have a positive and friendly disposition.

Expenses

Travel expenses may be paid to and from the reserve

Categories

Nature & animals, Older people, Young people

Suitable for

People new to volunteering, People under 18, People who are older, People with limited mobility

Accessibility

Accessible toilet(s), Wheelchair accessible

Skills gained

Talking to others, Teamwork, Wildlife knowledge, Using a till/serving people

Skills needed

Talking to others

RSPB Aire Valley

RSPB Aire Valley includes Fairburn Ings Nature Reserve, Newton Lane,
Castleford, WF10 2BH and St Aidan's Nature Park, Astley Lane, Great Preston, West Yorkshire, LS26 8AL
01977 628191
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