Countryside researcher

About the opportunity

The purpose of this role is to carry out research into the social and natural history connected to all of HCC’s countryside.

Tasks and duties

This role could include a wide variety of activities and can be tailored to volunteer’s interests. 

Typical tasks could include

  • Research into the social history
  • Recording people’s stories
  • Research into the natural history
  • Going through and organising collected history


No previous experience is needed.  Existing volunteers and staff can give training on surveys and research

Who we are looking for

You will

  • be able to work on own and self motivate
  • have basic IT skills to carry out desk based research and record data
  • have good interpersonal and communication skills
  • have good written skills to record research results
  • have basic natural history knowledge

Countryside Service Castle Avenue Winchester SO23 8UL

Staunton Country Park Middle Park Way Havant PO9 5HB

Staunton Country Park

How to apply