British Trust for Conservation Volunteers (BTCV)
Who should I speak to?
What do they do?
BTCV delivers community and environmental projects. The organisation has a strong volunteer network and provides training in a variety of areas.
What support is offered to Schools?
BTCV can bring volunteers into school grounds to work on specific projects. They will involve pupils and PTAs wherever possible and help schools get funding for the project. The day rate is £300 which covers insurance, tool and van hire, expertise, etc. They also provide advice for free and environmental education sessions for schools.
Example of activities
Habitat creation and wildlife gardens.