Weekend Family Activities Assistant

At WWT we believe that the best way for people to understand and connect to wetlands is to experience them so we bring awe-inspiring nature up close. You will be directly involved in shaping our visitors’ unforgettable experiences through your warm welcome, your interaction with them and the information that you provide. Activities include pond dipping, bug hunts, flamingo health checks, living history experiences and egg to duckling activities.

What will you be doing?

  • Delivering wildlife activity sessions to families e.g. pond dipping, bug hunts at the weekend
  • Helping with seasonal children’s activities such as Pumpkin carving, Christmas crafts or even being an elf!

Full training will be provided.

Who are we looking for?

No previous experience is required as training will be provided.However this role will suit you if you have a love of wildlife and the outdoors:

  • Experience either in an educational setting or in an environment involving children would be an advantage
  • Reliability and people who are prepared to make a commitment to volunteering
  • Confident in talking to the public
  • Able to work in a team of staff and volunteers
  • Keen to give our visitors a first class experience
  • Able to communicate well to a diverse range of people, young and old.

Download an information pack for WWT Martin Mere

Available at: WWT Martin Mere

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