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</o:shapelayout></xml><![endif]--></head><body lang=EN-GB link=blue vlink=purple><div class=WordSection1><p class=MsoNormal align=center style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;text-align:center'><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:#3366FF;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><img width=252 height=68 id="Picture_x0020_2" src="cid:image002.png@01D27587.E4FE6E00"></span></b><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:#3366FF;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal align=center style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;text-align:center'><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:#3366FF;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre, New Quay, Wales </span></b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal align=center style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;text-align:center'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/" target="_blank"><b><span style='font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#3366FF;text-decoration:none'>www.cbmwc.org</span></b></a><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal align=center style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;text-align:center'><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> </span></b><b><u><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:blue;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Volunteer Positions 2017</span></u></b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal align=center style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;text-align:center'><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <i>Dedicated to conserving Cardigan Bay’s marine wildlife through education and research<o:p></o:p></i></span></b></p><p class=MsoNormal align=center style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;text-align:center'><b><i><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>For more information visit our <a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/2016/11/22/recruiting-volunteers-for-2017/">website</a> or see information below</span></i></b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales (WTSWW) is one of six local Wildlife Trusts in Wales and is part of a wider movement of 47 Wildlife Trusts which cover the whole of the British Isles. The Wildlife Trusts aim for an environment rich in wildlife for everyone, striving to secure Living Seas where marine wildlife thrives, from the depths of the ocean to the coastal shallows. We recognise this as an inspirational end point where our environment, society and economy coexist for the benefit of wildlife and people.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic individuals to join our Living Seas volunteer team at Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre (CBMWC). Volunteers will gain valuable experience whilst helping us to collect data on the marine wildlife of Cardigan Bay, man our visitor centre and inspire visitors and the public through community engagement activities. </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <b>About CBMWC</b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Since 1996 CBMWC has been dedicated to raising awareness of the local marine environment through education and research. Using boat-based and land-based surveys, photo-ID and acoustic studies we monitor bottlenose dolphin, harbour porpoise and Atlantic grey seal populations in the Cardigan Bay Special Area of Conservation (SAC) and wider Irish Sea. We also run a busy visitor centre as well as our Discovery Room which offers marine educational and awareness raising activities for families, schools and groups. In 2015 the CBMWC joined forces with the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales (WTSWW) to deliver the Trusts Living Seas programme.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <b>What You Will Gain </b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Volunteering for the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales at CBMWC is a fantastic opportunity for you to make a positive contribution to marine conservation and meet new people who share your interests. You will learn about the species and habitats in Cardigan Bay, gain experience in field work, research methods, data processing, public awareness and education programmes. Past <span style='background:white'>volunteers have gone on to further education, work as Marine Mammal Observers and to work for other conservation or Government organisations.  </span></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <b>Volunteering Roles: </b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> </span></b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/volunteer/seasonal-volunteers/" target="_blank"><b><span style='font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:blue'>Living Seas Volunteers </span></b></a><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Volunteers will help us to collect data on the marine wildlife of Cardigan Bay, run our visitor centre and inspire visitors and the public through community engagement activities. </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:13.5pt;margin-right:0cm;margin-bottom:13.5pt;margin-left:0cm;line-height:15.0pt;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Volunteer positions are available from 27<sup>th</sup> March until 30<sup>th</sup> October 2017. You <b><u>must</u></b> be able to volunteer for an entire block and priority will be given to those who can volunteer for more than one block.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:18.0pt;text-indent:-18.0pt;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>         <b>Block A – </b>27<sup>th</sup> March – 24<sup>th</sup> April (4 weeks)</span><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:18.0pt;text-indent:-18.0pt;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>         <b>Block B – </b>24<sup>th</sup> April – 22<sup>nd</sup> May (4 weeks)</span><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:18.0pt;text-indent:-18.0pt;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>         <b>Block C – </b>22<sup>nd</sup> May – 10<sup>th</sup> July (7 weeks)</span><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:18.0pt;text-indent:-18.0pt;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>         <b>Block D – </b>10<sup>th</sup> July – 4<sup>th</sup> September (8 weeks)</span><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:18.0pt;text-indent:-18.0pt;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>         <b>Block E – </b>4<sup>th</sup> September – 30<sup>th</sup> October (8 weeks)</span><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <b><u><a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/volunteer/research-assistant/" target="_blank"><span style='color:blue'>Living Seas Research Assistant</span></a></u></b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>The volunteer will assist the Living Seas Science Officer with the delivery of our Living Seas research objectives focused on marine megafauna in Cardigan Bay and the Irish Sea. The position is for the entire research season from 27<sup>th</sup> March to 30<sup>th</sup> November. </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <b><u><a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/volunteer/shorefin-volunteers/" target="_blank"><span style='color:blue'>ShoreFin Volunteer</span></a></u></b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>The Volunteers will be responsible for our land-based bottlenose dolphin photo-identification project. These positions are for the entire season from 27<sup>th</sup> March to 30<sup>th</sup> November. </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <b><u><a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/volunteer/seal-photo-id/" target="_blank"><span style='color:blue'>SeaSeal Volunteer</span></a></u></b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto;background:white'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>The Volunteers will be responsible for our Atlantic grey seal photo identification project.  These positions are for the entire season from 27<sup>th</sup> March to 30<sup>th</sup> November. </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> Volunteer fee:</span></b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>An administration fee of 45 will be required from all successful applicants.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <b>Accommodation Arrangements:</b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Shared accommodation in a comfortable and fully equipped house will be arranged for successful volunteers (where required) at a cost of 55 per week (includes bills) and a 50 refundable deposit. Deposits will be refunded if the accommodation is left in the same condition it was found in. <span style='background:white'>Please be aware that volunteers <b><u>share same sex bedrooms</u></b>.</span></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:#333333;background:white;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Volunteers are responsible for their own food, travel and accommodation costs.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Due to payment arrangements with the house owners, accommodation costs are required in advance to cover the cost of each block so before applying please ensure that you can cover this and all other expenses.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>  <b>How To Apply:</b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> </span></b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Please visit </span><u><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:blue;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/volunteer/"><span style='color:blue'>www.cbmwc.org/volunteer/</span></a></span></u><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>for more information on each role and details on how to apply</span><span style='font-size:13.5pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> The closing date for applications is 23:59pm on Sunday 30<sup>th</sup> January 2016</span></b><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> <b><u>For further information</u></b></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Visit </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/" target="_blank"><span style='font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:blue'>www.cbmwc.org/</span></a><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>If you have any questions please email </span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><a href="mailto:volunteer@cbmwc.org" target="_blank"><span style='font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:blue'>volunteer@cbmwc.org</span></a></span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'> with an appropriate subject line or call Laura on 01545 560224.</span><span style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Tahoma","sans-serif";color:black;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>-----------------------------<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre,<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Ffon/Phone: 01545 560224<o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Website: <a href="http://www.cbmwc.org/">www.cbmwc.org</a><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'>Website: <a href="http://www.welshwildlife.org">www.welshwildlife.org</a><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><a href="http://welshwildlife.org/support-us/appeals/marine-appeal/"><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB;text-decoration:none'><img border=0 width=624 height=217 id="Picture_x0020_1" src="cid:image006.png@01D27587.E4FE6E00" alt="Marine Appeal E-mail Signature"></span></a><span style='font-size:10.0pt;mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p></o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><span style='mso-fareast-language:EN-GB'><o:p> </o:p></span></p><p class=MsoNormal><o:p> </o:p></p></div></body></html>