Trustee Vacancies

The River Waveney Trust is an environmental charity dedicated to improving the River Waveney, its tributaries and catchment, making it a better place for people and wildlife. We are proud members of the national umbrella organisation for Rivers Trusts in the UK and Ireland - The Rivers Trust.

Our work covers managing a small network of riverside sites for wildlife and community access, hosting local volunteer groups, working with farmers on habitat and water quality projects, improving public access on land and in water, working with water companies to improve water quality and a host of practical habitat, water quality and river restoration projects. 

We cover the whole Waveney Catchment, which is in North Suffolk and South Norfolk.

We are not currently seeking additional volunteers to join our board of trustees. But if you are a passionate, dedicated and committed individuals who is keen to make an active contribution to the Trust, please do get in touch and we will keep your details on record. We would welcome applications from younger candidates. 

We meet 6 times a year for a full trustee meeting with sub-committee meetings in-between. Meetings are held in varied locations throughout the catchment, so we ask that you are able to reach sometimes remote locations. We meet in the evenings at 7pm. If you are interested in becoming a trustee in the future, please send your CV together with a covering letter setting out why you are interested and what you could bring to the RWT at 

We will then send further information about the role and becoming a trustee.

You can see the Trustee role description here and the Treasurer role description here.