Frequently Asked Questions

Education Volunteer 

Do you have a passion for the environment and education? Are you interested in helping Wessex Rivers Trust deliver river education sessions? Apply to be an Education Volunteer today!
Wessex Rivers Trust is looking for a group of dedicated volunteers to support the Education and Engagement team deliver sessions to school groups, home education groups, youth groups (e.g. Scouting and Guiding) and at public events.

The role will be mostly site-based working, either by a river or in-school, with occasional visits to our Head Office in Salisbury.

Role Description
To apply for this position please email the following to
• Your CV (3 pages maximum)
• A brief covering letter (500 words maximum)
We will then arrange an informal chat, either face-to-face or online, depending on your availability.

All successful candidates will be subject to at least one reference and an enhanced DBS check.  

Help us to survey the Test and Itchen

Follow this link to report instances of invasive plant species on the Test and Itchen rivers.


Be our eyes and ears! 

Pollution can have a devastating impact on the health of our rivers. If you see a pollution event on your local river, make a difference and report it to the Environment Agency Hotline   0800 807060.