A fantastic opportunity to work for the most prestigious Salmon river in the UK.
The Tweed Foundation is seeking a recent graduate to join us for 4.5 months from June as a Biology Intern. The post will provide an excellent opportunity as a first step in working in their chosen biological discipline by assisting with our summer field season and other work programmes. Full details can be viewed below.
The Tweed Foundation is a Charitable Company Limited by Guarantee set up by the River Tweed Commission to promote the development of fish stocks in the Tweed River System. The Foundation is regarded as being at the forefront in bringing a more professional, scientific approach to salmonid management. It is engaged in an extensive programme of biological research, monitoring and habitat enhancement with the aim of protecting Tweed’s valuable fish stocks and maximising the river’s natural productivity. It provides the River Tweed Commission – the statutory body responsible for the Tweed District – with the scientific information to assist and inform its management decisions on the River.Whilst much of The Tweed Foundation’s work is focussed on Atlantic Salmon and Trout, it has a remit which covers all freshwater fish in the Tweed, including Lamprey and Eel.
Full details of the post, and how to apply, can be viewed here: SUMMER INTERNSHIP 2018 Job Description & Application Details
Closing Date for Applications: 5pm on 11th May 2018