Learning Programme Teacher x3

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Kew Gardens, Richmond
£24,650 pa pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Permanent

Sectors: environmental education, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Tuesday, 24 January 2017


Learning Programme Teacher x 3 (Zero Hours)

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.

Kew is a world-leader in plant and fungal conservation and science, with learning at the core. Schools are integral to our work and vision, with abroad curriculum linked programme for visiting schools which spans Early Years, Primary, Secondary and Tertiary education (77,000+ 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.

Successful candidates will need to complete an Enhanced DBS check.

Salary will be£24,650 per annum pro rata. Benefits include competitive annual leave allowance, excellent pension, a flexible benefits scheme, as well as a great working environment.

For full details and to apply for this role please click here.

Closing date: 24 January 2017.

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.

No agencies please.

Please note these posts are based on zero hours contracts (week days and mostly term-time only).


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