MWHG VOLUNTEER ROLE DESCRIPTION
Where: The Manhood Peninsula, West Sussex
When: All year
Why we need you:
To assist the Community Conservation Officer in encouraging and supporting people from across the Manhood Peninsula to participate in wildlife conservation activities. Supporting and empowering local communities to take ownership of their environment, we
believe, is a sustainable model for managing local wildlife sites.
What’s in it for you:
This is an excellent chance to make a genuine contribution to conserving wildlife and heritage and inspiring others.
You will learn about the work of the MWHG, have the flexibility to volunteer when and where suits you, be part of a friendly team and have the opportunity to put your skills to use as well as develop new ones.
• Create publicity and promotional materials to raise awareness of our work.
• Manage local distribution of promotional materials, maintain database and ensure regular and
positive contact with locations and partners.
• Recruit and support a distribution volunteer team.
• Support the planning and hosting of community engagement activity and events.
• Associated administrative tasks.
• Assist with any other duties as reasonably requested.
Training and expenses: All volunteers will receive appropriate training and out-of pocket expenses will be reimbursed as necessary
Contact: Leanne Clements, Community Conservation Project Officer
T: 07798 618575
All these arrangements are binding in honour only and not intended to be legally binding.
The Manhood Wildlife & Heritage Group is a local charity working to care for and celebrate the wildlife and heritage of the Manhood Peninsula.
Does this sound like you?
Good ambassador for MWHG
|Excellent organisational skills|
Excellent interpersonal skills
Effective and proactive communicator
|Experience of working to deadlines|
Experience of remote/home working
|Experience of team working|
Experience of working with volunteers
|Keen to learn|
Used to working on own initiative
|Confident in engagement with diverse audiences|
Confident in giving talks and presentations
|Personality||Positive and enthusiastic|
Approachable and friendly
Sensitive and tactful
|nterests||Committed to the conservation of our natural heritage||Local knowledge of and interest in community activity across the Manhood Peninsula|
|Equipped to work from home|
Elements of this role can be conducted from home with attendance at the Selsey office, events and meetings across the Manhood Peninsula as required
Driving license and vehicle
The Manhood Wildlife & Heritage Group is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes all applications for volunteer roles.