Volunteering opportunities

Take a look at our current volunteer roles and find one that suits you. Follow the links to apply and join our fantastic volunteer team. We don’t generally accept speculative applications, but are always happy to talk through any questions you might have. For information on how we use your personal data through the recruitment process, please click here.

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Grounds and Gardening

Grounds and Gardening

Are you an enthusiastic gardener who is happy to undertake physical work outdoors that may involve kneeling, bending and lifting? Join our Grounds team undertaking hands-on tasks that will enhance our visitors' enjoyment of our wetland centre.

Guide In The Hide

Guide In The Hide

Do you enjoy spending time outdoors? Are you passionate about birds and wildlife? Are you great at engaging with people of all ages and backgrounds? Join our team of Guides in the Hides.

Living Collections Presentations Support

Living Collections Presentations Support

If you are keen to support the work of WWT and gain experience in animal training in an internationally important wetland centre, join us as a presentations volunteer!

Maintenance - Carpentry

Maintenance - Carpentry

Are you a skilled carpenter that can help us with vital maintenance of our visitor centres?

Membership and Retail Support

Membership and Retail Support

Join our team to enthuse our visitors about our work to save wetlands for wildlife and people, encouraging them to support us as members. You'll also be assisting in our shop, helping visitors to find that special momento to take home.

Reserve - Wildlife Gardening

Reserve - Wildlife Gardening

If you have a keen interest in wildlife gardening, and want to help preserve our beautiful wetland reserves, a gardening role in our reserves team could be for you!

Retail Support

Retail Support

By providing excellent customer care in our shop, you will be encouraging our visitors to support the wider conservation work of WWT.

Scott House Collections - Care and Conservation

Scott House Collections - Care and Conservation

Are you interested in the preservation of museum artefects?

Scott House Guide

Scott House Guide

We are looking for volunteers to lead guided tours for visitors, bringing to life key objects from the house and sharing stories about the extraordinary life of Sir Peter Scott.

Supporter Services Assistant

Supporter Services Assistant

Are you looking to gain experience in an office environment within fundraising? Join our friendly Supporter Services team as an administration volunteer.