Internship opportunities

Internships are available in environmental education and conservation. Participants benefit from an individual programme focusing on personal and career development working as part of a professional team to gain experience and skills.

Previous interns have gone on to full-time jobs with Suffolk Wildlife Trust, Natural England and the RSPB.

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...from joining a local widlife group to a midweek work party. Find out more


  • Location: Around Ipswich

    Salary: Voluntary position - unpaid

    Closing date: Thu, 30/03/2017

    Suffolk Wildlife Trust is looking for an enthusiastic voluntary intern to join our Ipswich Hedgehog project. The intern will assist with a specific research project aiming to estimate hedgehog population density at our study site in Ipswich, which is one of many sites included in a larger study across the UK. You will work alongside our Ipswich Hedgehog Officer Ali North and will be a valuable addition to the conservation team.

  • Salary: £17,000 p.a.

    Closing date: Fri, 31/03/2017

    Woodlands Assistant based at Bradfield Woods Nature Reserve. Working 37.5 hours per week with some occasional weekend work.

    West Suffolk Woodlands Assistant