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Summer Residential Volunteers with the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society

WDCS Wildlife Centre in Scotland is looking for 5 enthusiastic Summer Residential Volunteers. 

WDCS, the Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society, is the leading international charity dedicated solely to the worldwide conservation and welfare of all whales, dolphins, and porpoises.

Volunteering at the wildlife centre will provide you with a wide range of experience in interpretation, including guiding nature walks and boat trips; environmental education; shore and boat-based research into the residential population of bottlenose dolphins in the NE Scotland, including photo identification; event organisation; practical conservation on a nature reserve and customer service.

This diversity of work will provide volunteers with a breadth of experience of working for an international conservation organisation and may also open doors to other opportunities within WDCS as it continues its development and growth.

Volunteers are provided with shared onsite accommodation and a budget of £30 per week for food.  WDCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin.

Candidate Requirements
• Fluency in English.
• Must be 18 years or over
• Ability to work effectively alone or as part of a team • Ability to work well under pressure.
• Effective communication with various audiences.

How to Apply
To get a full job description and application pack, go to
Or contact Laura Smith on or 01343 820 339

Please send completed application forms to Laura Smith at:
WDCS Wildlife Centre
Spey Bay
IV32 7PJ

CLOSING DATE: 5pm, 23rd January 2009

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