Other volunteering opportunities

Employee volunteering

If you are looking for team building projects then there are opportunities for small groups (up to 8 people) to join existing conservation work parties taking place on our nature reserves carrying out a variety of tasks and activities throughout the year.

To discuss options further, please contact:
Stan Smith, Reserves Officer, on 0116 248 7360 or email: [email protected]

For team building projects at Rutland Water Nature Reserve, please contact:

Julia Fisher-Robins, Reserve Administrator, on 01572 770651 or email: [email protected]

The Duke of Edinburgh's Award

There are opportunities at Rutland Water Nature Reserve to undertake activities that will help towards achieving an Award.

For further information please contact:

Julia Fisher-Robins, Reserve Administrator, on 01572 770651 or email: [email protected]

School work experience placements

We are able to offer a limited number of school work experience placements each year.

For further information, please contact:
Stan Smith, Reserves Officer, on 0116 248 7360 or email: [email protected]

For work experience placements at Rutland Water Nature Reserve please contact:

Julia Fisher-Robins, Reserve Administrator, on 01572 770651 or email: [email protected]

Surveying

Unfortunately there are no surveying opportunities at present. 

If you wish to carry out survey work, or would like to improve your identification skills, please look at joining a local natural history group in the subject your are interested in.  More information can be found here.