A well-established residential provider in the heart of Poole Harbour – the magic and adventure of Brownsea Island awaits! National Trust’s Outdoor Centre on Brownsea has welcomed Gold DofE participants for over 6 years and offers a mixture of adventure activities, conservation and team work and outdoor learning opportunities all led by experienced and enthusiastic staff members.
Participants can gain valuable experience on the beautifully tranquil island of Brownsea as well as knowledge of the flora and fauna it is home to. Expect to get stuck in assisting with a variety of outdoor adventure and learning activities during this residential that is perfect for those with an interest in outdoor learning, or a general interest in learning about the natural world and/or delivering environmental education.
As well as meeting the requirements for your Duke of Edinburgh Gold Residential the opportunity also provides a unique experience for those wishing to get gain experience and enhance their employability in the sector by gaining some practical conservation experience with National Trust.
For more information please go to https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/brownsea-island/features/volunteering-on-brownsea