Volunteering opportunities available

Aerial view of the park

Nature & activities


Rangers manage all of our open spaces and there are some great opportunities available.

Child using a sweep net for outdoor learning session

Nature & activities

Youth and Schools

These roles offer the unique opportunity of working with children in not only a conservation environment but also at London 2012 Legacy venues.

Angling venue in the Lee Valley

Nature & activities

Lee Valley Fisheries

Without our bailiffs and wardens we could not offer this popular pastime.

Boy cycling indoor pump track

Sport & venues

Lee Valley VeloPark

Support role for coaching are available at this iconic venue.

Comma Butterfly

Nature & activities

Biodiversity Survey

Currently all locations are being covered – please keep checking to see if any become availabl.

View across Seventy Acres Lake of the Wildlife Discovery Centre

Nature & activities

Wildlife Discovery Centre

The Wildlife Discovery Centre in River Lee Country Park is so much more than just a bird hide!

Laptop on desk

Sport & venues

Volunteers Team

We’re a busy team with and would benefit from some additional admin support.

Countryside Live on Walthamstow Marshes

Nature & activities


We’re always looking for volunteers to help out with our many events at all locations along the 26 miles of the park.

People in cafe looking over white water rafting course

Sport & venues

Lee Valley White Water Centre

Front of house roles in an idyllic location.

Pond at Myddelton House Gardens

Nature & activities

Myddelton House Gardens

Myddelton House Gardens is a very popular volunteering location and there’s normally a waiting list.

Pillars at Rye House Gatehouse

Nature & activities

Rye House Gatehouse

This historic, listed building draws visitors to marvel at its brickwork.

Holstein Friesian cow

Nature & activities

Holyfield Hall Farm

This is the park's working commercial farm.

Narrowboats moored alongside a pontoon

Sport & venues

Lee Valley Marinas

Learn the inner workings of our boat yard.

Lady with horse

Sport & venues

Lee Valley Riding Centre

There are two main roles available at the venue.