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.

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.

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.

Lady with horse

Sport & venues

Lee Valley Riding Centre

Find out more about veterinary placements

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.

Comma Butterfly

Nature & activities

Biodiversity Survey

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