Learning Programme Teacher, Kew Gardens, Richmond

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Royal Botanic Gardens, KewKew Gardens, Richmond
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Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: 25,456 per annum pro rata
Contract term: Permanent

Kew is the world’s leading botanic gardens, at the forefront of plant and fungal science, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a major visitor attraction.

We want a world where plants and fungi are understood, valued and conserved – because our lives depend on them.

We use the power of our science and the rich diversity of our gardens and collections to provide knowledge, inspiration and understanding of why plants and fungi matter to everyone.

Looking for a challenge in teaching? This is a unique opportunity to work in a diverse, inspirational and exciting environment.

Schools are integral to our work and vision, with a broad curriculum linked programme for visiting schools which spans Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Tertiary education (90,000+ participants per annum).

Our aim is to inspire and develop lifelong connections with the natural world and foster dialogue about the need for sustainable lifestyles.

We are looking for experienced and innovative educators, with proven delivery experience and a passion for outdoor learning for all.

The role requires creative, organised, flexible and inspirational team players with a good knowledge of the national curriculum across multiple key stages. You will be required to teach all age ranges from Early Years, Primary to Secondary pupils.

This role is subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

Salary will be £25,456 per annum pro rata depending on role and hours worked. We offer a fantastic range of benefits including a broad range of Learning and Development opportunities, with access to the Civil Service training curriculum, generous annual leave entitlement for new starters, family friendly policies, a choice of competitive pensions and flexible benefits scheme.

For full details on this role please visit our website link https://careers.kew.org/vacancy/learning-programme-teachers-zero-hours-374906.html from our website.

Closing date: 20 January 2019

Interviews are planned for Thursday 31 January and Friday 1 February

No agencies please.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post.

Job location

More about Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Address: 47 KewGreen, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 332 3200