Jobs

A team of over 60 highly-qualified staff work for Northumberland Wildlife Trust from its headquarters at St Nicholas Park, Gosforth.

We are looking for passionate, dedicated and resourceful people to join us - if you have an interest in nature conservation issues and a passion for the values of The Wildlife Trusts, we would love to hear from you!

All current vacancies are listed below, as well as advertised in Job Centres, environmental recruitment websites and appropriate media. For more conservation jobs see environmentjob.co.uk

Alternatively, why not consider gaining new skills and experience by volunteering with us? We have various exciting opportunities for people to join our team, whether you enjoy working out on our many reserves or prefer to help from our Trust offices in Gosforth. 

We regret that we are unable to accept speculative applications or hold them on file.

  • Location: Vacancies throughout Northumberland / Newcastle / North Tyneside

    Salary: Two options available, commission based or hourly rate

    Closing date: Wed, 31/05/2017

    Are you passionate about the region’s wildlife and looking to earn some extra income by doing something that you really believe in? Would you like to help Northumberland Wildlife Trust achieve its aim of finding new members in your local area and beyond? If you enjoy walking and have around 16 hours a week to spare, primarily during weekday evenings, then we would love you to become a Neighbourhood Membership Promoter.

  • Location: The post will be based at the Hauxley WDC

    Salary: Scale A, between £12,553 to £13,650 per annum, pro rata for a 30 hour week (£10,759 to £11,700), paid monthly in arrears.

    Closing date: Mon, 05/06/2017

    We are looking to appoint a confident, innovative and enthusiastic person to join our team, working in the new Wildlife Discovery Centre (WDC) at Hauxley.

  • Location: The post will be based at the project office at Seahouses Development Trust. There will be an expectation that the postholder will travel throughout the project area (for meetings, project activities etc) as well as attending some NWT meetings and other activities at the NWT headquarters in Gosforth.

    Salary: Scale B, we expect to appoint at £16,813 pro rata (B2) on the scale, per annum, for a 17.5 hour week, paid monthly in arrears.

    Closing date: Mon, 12/06/2017

    Join the Coast Care project team which aims to engage 2000 volunteers in activities to safeguard the outstanding north Northumberland coastal landscape by 2020. This post will have a particular focus on engaging volunteers and supporting communication.

  • Location: The post will be based at the project office at Seahouses Development Trust. There will be an expectation that the postholder will travel throughout the project area (for meetings, project activities etc) as well as attending some NWT meetings and other activities at the NWT headquarters in Gosforth.

    Salary: Scale B, we expect to appoint at £16,813 pro rata (B2) on the scale, per annum, for a 28 hour week, paid monthly in arrears.

    Closing date: Mon, 12/06/2017

    To join the Coast Care project team which aims to engage 2000 volunteers in activities to safeguard the outstanding north Northumberland coastal landscape by 2020. This post will have a particular focus on supporting volunteer training and conservation tasks.