Education Officer (maternity cover) part -time
£19,000 - £20,000 FTE
3 days per week (24 hours)
Inspire children to learn in the beautiful historic parkland and gardens of Gatton Park, Surrey.
You will lead groups of primary school children around the gardens and natural habitats running activities in our curriculum-linked programmes and then assist in planning and running activities for children and families during the school holidays. You will also assist the education manager in all aspects of running a busy education centre. The role would suit a teacher interested in focussing their creativity on inspiring children to learn about and love nature.
You will need to be experienced in teaching children in an educational setting and have a strong interest in outdoor learning. You will need excellent written and verbal communication skills and a friendly and welcoming personality. You will be an organised person, with good IT skills. You will be part of a small team and will also assist with the management of our volunteers.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced DBS check
To apply, please complete an application form with a covering letter or supporting statement by clicking the apply now button.
For an informal chat to discuss the role, please contact: Louise Miller, Gatton Trust, Gatton Park, Reigate, Surrey RH2 0TW - 01737 649066 email@example.com
Closing Date: 22nd November 2019