Nature Discovery Centre Manager

Closing date:
Salary: £31,298 per annum
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Nature Discovery Centre, Muddy Lane, Lower Way, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 3FU
We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed manager to lead the team at the Nature Discovery Centre in Thatcham.

Contact details

BBOWT Head Office, The Lodge, 1 Armstrong Road, Littlemore, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX4 4XT

Nature Discovery Centre Manager

The Nature Discovery Centre is our flagship visitor centre in Berkshire attracting 100,000 visitors annually. The Centre enables visitors to have a close up experience of wildlife with a variety of attractions and an engaging events programme. We operate a thriving café and gift shop and a facility available for hire. The Centre has also recently benefitted from landscaping works that will greatly enhance the visitor experience.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed manager who will lead the team into what is going to be an exciting time ahead: building on the opportunities that the new landscaping will bring to the Centre and further developing the wildlife experience that we deliver to our visitors within the Centre and wider reserve.

About Us

The Berks, Bucks & Oxon Wildlife Trust is a membership-based voluntary organisation, managing over 80 nature reserves, influencing land management and educating and encouraging all sectors of the community to care for local wildlife. 

Find out more.


£31,298 per annum


Permanent, full time (35 hours per week)


The Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham, Berkshire

How to apply

To apply for the post please fill in the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form below and email to or phone 01865 775476.

CVs will not be accepted. Please note that only successful applicants will be notified.

The closing time and date for applications is 9.00am on Monday 1 April 2019.

Interviews will be held Tuesday 16 April 2019 at The Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham, Berkshire.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.