Hedgehog Friendly Campus Student Group

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To hopefully begin, start of April 2021 – Restrictions permitting

Here at Leeds Beckett University we are a Hedgehog Friendly Campus! This is an exciting new scheme which supports our biodiversity and protects the hedgehogs! 
We need student volunteers to help us fundraise, network, and run surveys so we can achieve a Silver Award. This is a friendly enviroment, with rewarding work for you and your wellbeing.

What will I be doing:
•    Regular student litter-picks – across both campus’ and surrounding areas
•    Campaigning – on campus or social media.
•    Fundraising – For the British Hedgehog Preservation Society.
•    Networking - both in and outside of university
•    Hedgehog surveys

We’re looking for:
•    Enthusiasm for sustainability and biodiversity
•    Teamwork
•    Organisation skills
•    Good written and verbal communication
•    Knowledge of campus and surrounding areas
•    IT skills

I’ll need to commit:
•    Minimum 2hrs fortnightly
•    There are opportunities for extra responsibilities throughout the year

What will I gain? :
•    Survey training
•    Broad Network
•    Event organising skills
•    Regular time outdoors is great for mental wellbeing
•    Hedgehog Friendly Campus membership, becoming a University Hedgehog Champion

What support will I get? :
•    Hedgehog Friendly campus Induction
•    Litter-pick equipment 
•    Support event organising

To find out more or get involved email: 

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Required Role

Hedgehog Friendly Campus Student Group

Key responsibilities

Litter picking, Social Media Support, Fundraising, Campaigning, Surveying.

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  • Interpersonal

Desirable Skills

  • Positive attitude

Skill to gain

  • Communication
  • Confidence
  • Leadership and Management
  • Practical
  • Project Management
  • Research
  • Team Work
  • Networking
  • Opportunity and Recognition
  • Self Management

When can you do this role/Calendar

Minimum commitment level: Twice a month

Start Date: 01-04-2021

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Leeds LS6 3QT, UK

To one-click apply for this opportunity you need to have completed the following:

  • You need to have an active account on this website
  • You need to have an active volunteering account
  • You need to have fully completed the volunteering profile set-up