Woodland Interns 2017

Small Woods Association are providing an opportunity to gain experience within the woodland and greenwood craft sector for volunteer woodland interns.

Start:
May 2017

Duration:
Rolling program – 6 week blocks.

Finish:
November 2017.

Eligibility:
No direct experience required but would have volunteered or trained in a related discipline.
Keen to learn and gain experience within the woodland and Green wood craft sector.

Work program:
Woodland Interns will work 4 days a week which may include weekends and will undertake:

  • Support training manger promote training courses and woodland initiatives
  • Prepare tools and materials for craft and woodland courses
  • Assist course tutors to undertake Woodland management and Greenwood Craft courses
  • Undertake Woodland management, timber extraction and processing
  • Undertake a craft based project.

Facilities:
Work experience will be based at the Green Wood Centre, Station Road Coalbrookdale. Telford. TF8 7DR. Accommodation is available so please enquire.

Further details:
Contact Richard Thomason Tel. 01952 432769, email. richardthomason@smallwoods.org.uk.

Apply:
Please send your CV along with a statement of why you would like to take part in a Small Woods Association internship to: email. richardthomason@smallwoods.org.uk.

Deadline:
May 5th 2017.