Sectors: environmental education
Closing date: Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Education Rangers - Hampstead Heath Open Spaces DepartmentEmployment is on an “as and when required” basis at a rate of £13.50 per hour.
The Hampstead Heath Education Centre is seeking enthusiastic, passionate and knowledgeable educators to join their dedicated team to deliver high quality, outdoor, curriculum linked school sessions on Hampstead Heath and in Golders Hill Park.
We are looking for creative educators who can engage children with the unique character of the Heath through their passion for the natural world. As an Education Ranger, you will be part of a team who aim to inspire children to discover and explore the outdoors with confidence. You will need to be an effective and positive communicator with experience leading groups and education sessions, preferably in the environmental sector. You will have knowledge of current health and safety, and child protection legislation as well as insight into current educational practices, standards and innovations. You should possess a demonstrable interest in the environment and conservation issues.
You should possess a degree or equivalent in science, geography, history, or education or have the equivalent experience.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and as part of the selection process the successful applicant will be required to obtain an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
Closing Date for this post is 15 March 2017.
Interviews to be held on 24 March 2017.
To apply online, please visit www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/jobs.
Please contact 020 7332 3978 (24-hour Answer phone) quoting reference number OS338 if you experience any problems. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.
The City of London is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Any additional enquiries contact the Learning Manager, Abigail Tinkler: 020 7332 3738 or Primary Schools Officer, Philippa Statter: 020 7482 7073
Please mention environmentjob.co.uk when responding to this ad.