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Title  

Handa weekly volunteer

Reference     (Please mention Stopdodo/Environment Jobs in your application)
Sectors   Nature Conservation (Terrestrial Ecology)
Location   Scotland (North)
Town/City   Handa Island
Salary   None, free accommodation
Type   Temporary / Contract / Seasonal
Status   Full Time
Level   Voluntary & Interns
Deadline   03/02/2020
Company Name   Scottish Wildlife trust
Contact Name   Peter Gilbert
Telephone   0131 312 7765
Email   pgilbert@swt.org.uk
Website   Further Details / Applications
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Description  

Handa Island is a wonderful place to spend a week.  Come and help us manage the island by undertaking visitor related tasks such as meeting visitors off the ferry boat, giving them a health & safety talk and liaising with the ferryman to ensure all visitors are off the island at the end of the day.  When not working with visitors, there are opportunities to undertake other maintenance or bothy related tasks.  We are looking for 2 volunteers each week for the duration of the season (March 28 to September 5). 

Must be happy sharing living quarters with others in a remote setting.  The role requires physical strength to steady the boat as visitors embark/disembark.  Getting to Handa on time is now almost impossible without a car but we will try our best to match drivers with non drivers.  

Please see Handa page on our website and it is important to fully read all information https://scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk/how-to-help/become-a-volunteer/volunteering-on-handa/

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