Education Updates from the Lobster Hatchery in Winter

Over the winter months the Education Officer has been taking advantage of training opportunities, successfully completing courses in Firefighting, Health and Safety, and First Aid at Sea. These nationally accredited courses will allow the Officer to safely and competently accompany fishermen on Lobster releases around the coastline – a critical

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Visitor Centre closed for 2 weeks

Just to make you aware, we will be closed from 18th January until 29th January 2016 for refurbishment.  Come and see us when we reopen.

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Inviting applications for a fully funded PhD – Using physiology to improve lobster aquaculture

The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday, 31 January 2016. PhD Studentship – Using physiology to improve lobster aquaculture About the award The University of Exeter’s College of Life and Environmental Sciences, in partnership with the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (Cefas), are inviting applications for

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VACANCY – Post doctoral Research Assistant – Lobster Grower 2 (LG2)

VACANCY – Post doctoral Research Assistant                                                 The National Lobster Hatchery (NLH) – Lobster Grower 2 (LG2) Initially £21,000, increasing to £25,000-27,000 following satisfactory trial period (dependant on experience). Closing date for applications: 17th Jan 2016. Interview date: 25th Jan 2016. The National Lobster Hatchery wishes to recruit a

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VACANCY – Finance Assistant – Lobster Grower 2 project (LG2)

VACANCY – Finance Assistant The National Lobster Hatchery (NLH) – Lobster Grower 2 project (LG2) £10.00 per hour, 2-3 days a week.  Closing date for applications: 17th Jan 2016, interview date: 25th Jan 2016. The National Lobster Hatchery wishes to recruit a Finance assistant to support the work of Dr

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VACANCY – Project Officer – Lobster Grower 2 project (LG2)

VACANCY – Project Officer                                                                                    The National Lobster Hatchery (NLH) – Lobster Grower 2 project (LG2) £20,500 pa.  Closing date for applications: 17th Jan 2016, Interview Date 25th January 2016. The National Lobster Hatchery wishes to recruit a Project Officer to support the work of Dr Carly Daniels in relation

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Education Blog Dec 15

As production has eased off in the hatchery with the cooling of winter sea water temperatures, the Outreach project has been busy as ever, with Christmas activities! The National Lobster Hatchery team had a wonderful festive time at the infamous Padstow Christmas Festival, promoting our conservation work with the help

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Hatchery News November 2015

Download the latest National Lobster Hatchery Newsletter National Lobster Hatchery bags major research grant for Cornwall & the South West Job opportunities coming soon Cat Wilding, Education Officer joins the team The girl with the lobster tattoo – a lovely synopsis of discussions that took place at the NLH by

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VACANCY Post-Doc Research Fellowship at University of Exeter, working towards Lobster Grower 2 Project

Exciting opportunity for a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow position at the University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Science, working towards the Lobster Grower 2 project. Closing Date 10th December 2015. https://jobs.exeter.ac.uk/hrpr_webrecruitment/wrd/run/ETREC107GF.open?VACANCY_ID=865954Dh9c&WVID=3817591jNg&LANG=USA  

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National Lobster Hatchery Withdraws planning application

The National Lobster Hatchery has decided to withdraw its planning application to build a new hatchery, hidden within a disused quarry at the mouth of the Camel Estuary. The charity had planned to move production of juvenile lobsters for its stocking and research programmes to a purpose-built facility, with access

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