Volunteer Park Ranger Vacancy

We are looking for two enthusiastic individuals, aiming to gain experience in nature conservation for a six-month term. St Nicks, “The green heart of York”, is located on a 24-acre Local Nature Reserve (LNR) former landfill site which boasts a mosaic of habitats and over 2000 species of wildlife. As Volunteer Park Rangers, the role will provide a range of tasks, from practical management, and leading diverse groups of volunteers through to recording and monitoring local wildlife. There may also be opportunities to work on other sites as part of the St Nicks Green Corridors York Project, depending on the availability of the applicants. Ongoing support and training will be provided throughout the duration of this role; an exciting opportunity to gain experience within the sector. For testimonials about this role and to find out how it helped others progress in their career, you can have a look on our Volunteer Park Ranger webpage.

Work days: 2 days per week minimum – Tuesdays & Wednesdays with additional opportunities depending on applicant availability.

Application deadline: 12pm, Friday the 15th of September 2023

Interview date: Week commencing the 25th of September 2023

Start date: Tuesday the 3rd of October 2023

 If you think that this role would be suitable for you, please download the Volunteer Park Ranger role description and application form. These can be found on the left hand side of our vacancies page.  Email your completed application form to Eithne Phillips at eithne@stnicks.org.uk by 12pm on 15th September.