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Youth Volunteer Leader (RSPB Conwy - WEX Group Leader)


Job Description

We are looking for Youth Volunteer Leaders! Are you an organised and inspiring leader who can you take responsibility for planning activities for young people and for inspiring them to develop a passion for nature. If so, this role could be for you.

Young people are such an important audience for the RSPB, that is why we organise practical work parties and activities specifically for young people. The tasks will change depending on the reserve and activity, but broadly this work is all about being an inspiring and friendly leader for young people that want to take part. This role carries a bit of responsibility, we are looking for a volunteer who will genuinely lead, plan and prepare for practical work parties, ensuring risk assessments are followed and the activity is well organised so the young people can work safely and learn new skills. Being a leader is more than giving instructions and ticking checklists, it's about providing motivation and being willing to share your knowledge and skills.

For this role you need:

- Excellent communication skills; the ability to adapt language and approach for young audiences.

- Ability to inspire and motivate young people.

- Experience working with young people is important. We'd also welcome young volunteer leaders to join the team.

This is a really rewarding role and offers the opportunity to gain valuable skills and experience. You will be working with a friendly team on a beautiful nature reserve, you will have the opportunity to make new friends and spend time outdoors. You will be making a significant contribution to saving nature by being a true inspiration for young people; you might be responsible for them gaining new skills, confidence working outdoors and learning about nature.

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