Elephant and Small Elephant Hawk-moths

We believe our work has never been more important.

Wildlife is in steep decline across the UK and over three-quarters of butterflies and two-thirds of moths are declining. We recognise it needs a great team with a wide variety of skills to tackle the problems facing butterflies, moths and the environment.

Our staff and volunteers are proud to be part of Butterfly Conservation and are dedicated to making a difference to the environment we live in. We understand the importance of maintaining and expanding our expert and valued team of people and offer a range of roles located all over the UK, from the peat bogs in Scotland to the post room in Dorset.

Current Vacancies

Wood White Project Officer (part time, fixed term contract)
We are seeking an experienced and motivated individual to lead the delivery of our new project targeting the Wood White and other butterfly populations across the Western Low Weald in Surrey. You will be responsible for engaging local communities in active conservation, building capacity through volunteer training workshops and running practical woodland habitat management and monitoring. A good knowledge of Lepidoptera, habitat monitoring techniques and experience of working with volunteers are essential. Please read our Job Pack below for further information. 
Closing date for applications is noon on Thursday 22 August 2019. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 4 September 2019 at BC's Head Office in Dorset.