There are plenty of ways to get involved with Our Bright Future. Many of the projects operate at a local level, although some are available nationwide. Do get in touch with the team if you are interested in a specific project and we can put you in touch with the relevant project leader.
Here are the current advertised opportunities:
Forestry apprenticeship at Hill Holt Wood
Monday-Friday 8.30am-4.30pm. 18 month apprenticeship. To start March 2018. Gain experience and qualifications in woodland management, enhancing the environment and production of sustainable materials for eco build projects. Apply by 12 February 2018.
Vision England is an exciting residential programme for 14-17 year olds with vision impairment, in partnership with Field Studies Council (FSC). Three fun-filled residentials over a year. Choose from Cumbria, Shropshire or Surrey. Apply by Monday 22 January 2018
Part time. 16 hours per week (every morning or every afternoon). One year appointment. You will assist with the smooth running of the centre’s offices including: answering calls, dealing with email enquiries, acting as a contact point for volunteers and assisting the centre director with processing grant claims.
Are you looking to grow your career in conservation? Are you 16 to 24 years old? Would you like to be part of a major new programme to get young people active for wildlife and the environment?
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust is looking for 24 passionate and motivated young people across Yorkshire to join the Tomorrow’s Natural Leaders programme that will help you do just that. Activities will include reserves management, habitat restoration, biodiversity monitoring, events management, campaigning, outreach and education.
Over the next five years, Student Eats will be supporting over sixty new enterprises based on local and sustainable food. Together with theSoil Association, Sustain and thePlunkett Foundation,more than £300,000 of local food will be traded through the student movement, and boost the employability of 3,000 students.
Project leaders are needed across the country to lead community kitchen sessions and ensure everyone enjoys their meal and the company. It’s much more than cooking and involves managing volunteers, speaking to local press and managing relationships with food donors. Interested? Find out morehere.
The Wildlife Trusts, The Kiln, Mather Road, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 1WT