Carve out a sustainable career in ecology

Welcome to our careers page. Here, you will find everything you need to begin, develop and enhance your job prospects in ecology or conservation. From informative articles and webinars to current jobs, this is the place to start planning your career in ecology.

How to start your career

Three career paths in Ecology
24 February 2021
If you have a relevant degree or a keen interest in pursuing a career in ecology then it is useful […]
Becoming an Ecological Consultant
24 February 2021
Ecological consultancy has got to be one of the most interesting, varied, intellectual and challenging jobs around. I came to […]
What qualifications do I need for Ecological Consultancy?
24 February 2021
I recently gave a career talk on Ecological Consultancy and thought it would make a good subject for a blog. […]

Watch and learn

Career Motivation
Wanting to get your ecology career started? Feeling like you need a bit of motivation and encouragement? Join Sue Searle […]
Career Planning
Suitable for anyone planning a career in ecological consultancy join Sue Searle, Principal Ecologist from Ecology Training UK for some […]
How to get experience in Ecology
Join Sue Searle BSc, PGDip, MCIEEM, Principal Ecologist at Ecology Training UK for a free webinar on how to get […]

What impressed employers say

When lockdown hit I think a lot of us turned online to see how we could up-skill from the ease of our home. I didn’t think it would be possible to do these sorts of practical courses but then one of our Coordinators found Ecology Training UK – there’s such a wide variety of courses available to enable our coordinators to up-skill in whichever area they feel they need extra knowledge
Local Nature Partnerships
Wales, United Kingdom

Want to become an ecological consultant?

Learn from the best. Ecology Training UK’s Managing Director, Principal Ecologist and Senior Tutor Sue Searle demystifies the essential skills required to break into environmental conservation in her inspirational careers guide, ‘How to Become an Ecological Consultant’.

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Career opportunities on Jooble UK
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