Heritage Training Bursary Placements

Species identification skills
Wildlife survey skills
Heritage interpretation skills
Habitat management skills

Are you intent on a fast-track into a career in UK nature conservation but have limited experience?

Project LEMUR offers 9-months funded bursary placements that are supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Each trainee receives a training bursary.

The LEMUR project has trained 72 funded bursary placements to date, helping to build a network of skilled wildlife professionals.  LEMUR has a 95%+ success rate of getting trainees into paid employment within the environmental sector.

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LEMUR update

image003The Original LEMUR project has spawned a new project entitled LEMUR+ (Wildlife: Technology: Skills).  This is a follow-on project that has a specific focus on developing biological recording and heritage interpretation skills alongside the application of new digital technologies in these skill areas.

LEMUR+ (Wildlife: Technology: Skills) is currently receiving applications for new placements – deadline January 16th  2015. The Original LEMUR Project is currently moving into a new phase of development and so will NOT be accepting applications through this website.

› For more information, go to www.projectlemurplus.org/