Woodland Therapy Project Assistant

Closing date:
Salary: £20,738 (FTE ) gross pa - pro rata to 7 hours per week
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Part time
Location: Bouldnor Forest, Yarmouth
Hampshire, PO41 0AB
We are looking for a Woodland Therapy Project Assistant on the Isle of Wight. We are seeking an experienced outdoor educator, with a passion for inspiring a lifelong connection to wildlife, and supporting people to take positive action for their own health and well-being.

Contact details


recruitment@hiwwt.org.uk or call 01489 774400


This project seeks to use the natural environment to promote mental health and well - being using the Forest school approach. it compliments mainstream mental health provision by building self esteem, self confidence and independence in adults struggling with mental health issues.

knowledge of the natural environment, woodland craft and practical skills are essential, as well as experience of leading nature based sessions for adults with mental ill health, and those with complex needs and long term health issues in the outdoors . 

Job Description

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