We are hiring!

Do you have a passion for biodiversity, education, or keeping things organised? We’re currently recruiting for a few new positions to help us further our mission.

Looking to volunteer your time?

We have few fantastic events coming up in April, and we need your amazing volunteer spirit to make them a success!

1. Bats & Belly Laughs: Celebrating Community! (April 5th, 5pm – 9:30pm)

Join us on Friday, April 5th from 5pm – 9:30pm for an evening of bat exploration, comedy, and community spirit! We’re looking for volunteers to help with:

  • Stewarding the event
  • Guiding the bat walk on the industrial estate
  • Setting up and taking down equipment

This is a great opportunity to get involved, have some fun, and learn more about bats!  For more information about the event please visit: https://codydock.org.uk/bats-and-belly-laughs-march-2024/

2. Private Viewing (April 12th, 3pm – 9pm)

We’re hosting a private viewing event on Friday, April 12th, from 3pm – 9pm, and we need five enthusiastic volunteers to help out with:

  • Stewarding: Welcoming guests, answering questions, and ensuring a smooth flow for the event.
  • Setting up: Helping prepare the space before the event.
  • Cleaning up: Lending a hand after the event to pack everything away.

Save the Date! Upcoming events:

1. Spring Forward - open day (April 20th, 11am – 5pm)

Spring is almost here, and we’re gearing up for our biggest celebration yet – Spring Forward!

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 20th, because this day will be jam-packed with fun activities for the whole community! Here’s a sneak peek of what you can expect:

  • Engaging workshops: Learn new skills, get creative, and explore your interests.
  • Lively music: Enjoy performances from talented local musicians.
  • Delicious food: Sample a variety of tasty treats from local vendors.
  • Refreshing walks: Explore the beauty and history of our surroundings with guided walks.

To make this event a success, we need your amazing volunteer spirit!

Here are some ways you can contribute:

  • Set Up & Clear Up Crew: Lend a hand before and after the event to transform the space.
  • Stewards: Be a friendly face, answer questions, and help navigate the event for our guests.
  • Workshop Assistants: Support our workshop leaders and ensure a smooth learning experience for participants.

Volunteering at Spring Forward is a fantastic opportunity to:

  • Give back to your community and make a positive impact.
  • Meet new people and connect with like-minded individuals.
  • Have fun in a vibrant and festive atmosphere.
  • Learn new things by assisting with workshops.

To volunteer, simply email [email protected] and let me know if you’re interested. We’ll share more details about specific volunteer roles and scheduling closer to the event date.

Don’t miss out on this chance to be part of something special! We can’t wait to celebrate Spring Forward with you.

2. Ecology Film Club: Rivercide (26 April, 6pm – 9pm)

The first screening from our new monthly ecology film club! We will be screening the George Monbiot documentary Rivercide followed by a talk on the state of London’s rivers by the London Waterkeeper, Theo Thomas.

Rivercide film club 26 april 2024, from 6:30pm to 9:00pm.

3. City Nature Challenge 2024 (27 April, 10am – 3pm)

The annual City Nature Challenge BioBlitz is back. We will spend the day recording wildlife across the site, along the river, and Memorial Park.

We will send more details soon!

We’re so grateful for your continued support and dedication. If you have any questions about the volunteer opportunities or new positions, please don’t hesitate to reach out!