Helping people help nature help people
is everybody’s
Nature is facing a number of serious challenges. Throughout our landscape, we need to conserve, protect and reinvigorate biodiversity. Wild Work is an initiative to help you, help nature, help you. By working together to sustain nature and biodiversity, we are creating something special to benefit our people, our communities and the places in which we work and live.

All around us, there are numerous natural places that are not being used to their full potential; with Wild Work this potential can be realised – creating beautiful connections – not just ecologically – but between business and community to bring wildness back into people’s lives.

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A Social Ethos

Any income generated through our work is re-invested to help people, help nature, help people.

It is our hope that people who become part of the Wild Work movement will enjoy helping nature and our environment, as well as having the opportunity to socialise with others and benefit greatly in terms of health and well-being.

Above all, we aim to make a big impact by fostering people’s goodwill to ensure that our local flora, fauna and habitats are protected, valued and enhanced.

We believe our collaborative approach with business and communities will prove successful in benefiting biodiversity, our environment and our society; a society dependent on nature for its prosperity…

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What we do

Wild Work is a unique initiative with biodiversity at its heart. We support everyone committed to helping nature and our particular focus is to connect business, biodiversity and local communities. We also support the work of both local and national organisations involved in the conservation and protection of our natural environment. Read about Wild Work The Story So Far

At Wild Work, we run a number of programmes, which can be tailored to suit your needs and capabilities. Our services include:

  • Education & awareness
  • Habitat mapping
  • Biodiversity action plans
  • Nature friendly landscaping
  • Wildlife & habitat management
  • Consultation support

With our practical expertise, we create and care for meadows, woodlands, beaches, rivers and other natural habitats, both in urban and rural settings. We strive to work in line with best practice, with nature and not against and value research as a key component of our work. We always aim to understand the bigger picture so that we can do the right thing.

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Wild Work’s Focus

Support Employment Activation
We provide quality work experience opportunities for people and aim to contribute to the creation of fulfilling jobs, particularly in the biodiversity sector.

Educate and Raise Awareness
We follow a place-based approach, working with nature and the environment in a positive way to have a real and practical impact on environmental issues; because increasing people’s awareness, respect and understanding, helps them care more effectively for our natural world.

Benefit Society and Nature
We want to foster people’s good will to ensure that our local flora, fauna and habitats are protected, valued and enhanced.

We want people who connect with the Wild Work movement to have a feel-good factor, to enjoy the social aspect and to benefit from better health and well-being.

Contact us

Wild Work
c/o SECAD, Knockgriffin, Midleton, Co. Cork
Tel: 021 4613432


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    Wild Work is a SECAD initiative

    Charities Registration Number CHY11699

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