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Get in Touch


Feel free to contact Wild Elements with any bookings, questions, projects, collaborative partnerships or feedback about any of our services via:

Rivendell Building, Bangor University Treborth Botanic Garden, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2RQ

07799 566533

info@wildelements.org.uk

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Employability, Training and Volunteering

Want new skills, qualifications or work experience to strengthen the CV or gain employability points for Uni?

Interested in helping people, the environment and nature?

Wild Elements provides volunteering and employability opportunities, accredited and non-accredited training programmes, Job Club, CPD and professional mentoring. Volunteers and people undertaking training with Wild Elements have increased their skills, improved their lives, built long-lasting friendships and entered college, university, employment, further training and volunteering. Read their feedback.

Wild Elements’ training and Job Club are underpinned by the Forest School ethos, which allows people to drive their learning experience through choosing their activities on an individual and group basis to encourage empowerment, compromise and personal decision-making.

Wild Elements can adapt all programmes to suit audiences of every ability as the team are widely experienced outdoor educators and have worked with children, young people, adults and people with special needs in numerous capacities.

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The Wild Elements team is also highly qualified and knowledgeable – degrees, post-graduate degrees and teaching qualifications are the norm – enabling us to provide quality programmes and experiences.

Follow the links below or contact us for more information.

Get practical work experience, gain employability points or simply keep bored thumbs busy! Wild Elements is always looking for committed, enthusiastic volunteers of all ages to help across all areas of the business and there are many roles to choose from… read more

One week you’re planting bulbs and pruning tomatoes, the next you’re laying foundations for a greenhouse and building bespoke benches and planters! Job Club is for anyone who like to socialise and enjoy nature, people who want work experience/ qualifications, or students who need to increase their employability points. Job Club offers hands-on horticultural, environmental, conservation, gardening and joinery experience to improve well-being and prospects and provide a range of practical skills… read more

Wild Elements offers non-accredited training and accredited qualifications ranging from Entry Level 1 to Level 3 (levels explained / Welsh). and accredited CPD All training programmes are hands-on and practical to develop hard and soft skills and provide work experience across several areas… read more

CPD

Wild Elements offers accredited and non-accredited CPD for corporate businesses, teachers, group leaders, people who work with children, young people and adults, and anyone familiar with the Donaldson Report!
Wild Elements specialises in outdoor and alternative education. Our CPD courses provide people with novel ways to engage audiences with the outdoors and nature to improve their well-being and help manage stress. CPD training also provides the tools, skills and knowledge to weave basic life skills and essential skills into outdoor activities to support your audience’s personal and educational development… read more