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Jobs at Plantlife

Welsh Waxcaps Development Officer

Are you passionate about plants and fungi?  Plantlife Cymru is looking for a skilled individual to develop and submit a Stage Two grant application to HLF for “The Great Welsh Waxcap Hunt”, a 3 year project to identify and manage waxcap grasslands. You should have proven project development and management skills, an ability to form and sustain partnerships plus knowledge of working with volunteers. You should have experience of developing outreach programmes and be able to communicate your enthusiasm to a wide range of audiences.

This post is full time and a fixed contract for 9 months.  Salary is £27,136 pro rata with a £1,492 pension contribution pro rata. 

Closing date for applications is the 10th June. If posting your application it should be sent to Plantlife Cymru, 13 St Andrews Crescent, Cardiff, CF10 3DB. For an informal discussion about the post please contact Colin Cheesman on 07931 803150 by 1st June or Michele Kerry from 6th – 10th June on 01722 342 730.

Interviews will be held on the 22nd June in Cardiff

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Ranscombe volunteers

Ranscombe Farm Reserve are looking to hire 4 new volunteer positions and welcome you to join our fabulous team.  These new and exciting roles are suitable to people who are interested in helping with fundraising to allow our essential site conservation work to continue.

  • Role 1: Events assistant: attend local events (from playing games, baking cakes and providing information)
  • Role 2: Volunteer researcher:  To assist with seeking funding and awareness raising opportunities in the local area. (Role 2 and 3 can be based from home anywhere in UK)
  • Role 3: Fundraising group team leader: To help us set up and lead a fundraising group, to run local events to raise money.

Full induction and support will be given.

To express interest email Liz at or call 01634 245413