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:
Morag Scott Porteous, Reserves Officer, on 0116 248 7360
or email: [email protected]

For team building projects at Rutland Water Nature Reserve, please contact:
Sarah Proud, Volunteer Coordinator, on 01572 720049
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 Sarah Proud, Volunteer Coordinator, on 01572 720049
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:
Morag Scott Porteous, Reserves Officer, on 0116 248 7360
or email: [email protected]

For work experience placements at Rutland Water Nature Reserve please contact:
Sarah Proud, Volunteer Coordinator, on 01572 720049
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.