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Watching dolphins from the WDC Scottish Dolphin Centre © WDC/Charlie Phillips

Scottish Dolphin Centre Officer

Duration: Permanent, starting on 10th January 2022 (negotiable)
Job Reference: SDC O21
Salary: £18,775

WDC is looking for a passionate applicant to support the Centre Manager in promoting and delivering a high-quality visitor experience at the Scottish Dolphin Centre in North East Scotland.  This busy visitor centre is based in a beautiful location at the mouth of the River Spey where visitors can watch for the Moray Firth dolphins and learn about the local wildlife.

The successful candidate will be responsible for marketing and promotion of the Centre, including our active social media presence. You will be a positive mentor to our residential volunteers, and support and recruit community volunteers from the local area. In addition, you will work to maximise income generation through donations, events and WDC membership recruitment.

For more information, please see the Application Pack, which includes a full Job Description and Person Specification.

The role is based at the Scottish Dolphin Centre in Spey Bay, Moray. WDC offers a flexible 35 hour working week and a 25 day holiday package. You will work five days of seven. Weekend work required (1 in 3). Find out more about the benefits of working for WDC.

WDC is the leading global charity dedicated to the conservation and welfare of all whales and dolphins.

To apply for this post please complete the attached Application and Equal Opportunities Forms and email to with SDC O21 in the subject line.


Please download, complete and return the attached forms:

Application Form
Job Description
Person specification
Equal Opportunities Form
Application Information

Closing Date:          Wednesday 3rd November, 5pm.

Interviews:               16th and 17th November at the Scottish Dolphin Centre, Moray, IV32 7PJ.

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Unfortunately, we do not have the capacity to contact unsuccessful applicants.