Vacancy: Conservation Projects Officer

BirdLife Cyprus is looking for a Conservation Projects Officer. The Officer will be responsible for supporting the implementation of conservation projects based on the requirements of each project.

Closing date for applications: 22 November 2019

For the full description of the position and how to apply, please click here (job description available in Greek only).

Vacancy: Bird Identification Course Leader

BirdLife Cyprus is looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Bird Identification Course Leader to develop, plan and implement a Cyprus bird identification course aimed at adults and carried out mainly in the field. The ideal candidate will be an expert birdwatcher, who has the ability to engage and inspire course participants and effectively impart bird identification skills. The goal is to train a minimum of 10 participants per year, with at least one participant per year enrolling as an expert volunteer for one or more of BirdLife Cyprus’ ongoing bird monitoring schemes.

Closing date for applications: 31 December 2019

For the full description of the position and how to apply, please click here.

Volunteering opportunities

BirdLife Cyprus is always seeking more volunteers for its long-term monitoring programmes. The Common Birds Monitoring Scheme (CBMS) requires two mornings (or more if you like) per year during the breeding season, between March and June, walking a 1km transect near your home.

The Atlas of the Breeding Birds of Cyprus requires visiting particular sites and recording birds there, also during the breeding season. The Waterbird Counts require counts at one or more selected wetland sites in at least five key months per year, January, March, May, September and November. These projects require good birdwatching skills and a few hours field work per month, or even per year. We have a small but dedicated core of volunteers who already contribute to this work. If you would like to join them, we’d be delighted to hear from you. If you are interested in becoming part of our team of monitoring volunteers please contact BirdLife Cyprus' Monitoring and Research Coordinator Christina Ieronymidou on +357 22 455 072 or at

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