Education & Learning Coordinator

Keep Scotland Beautiful

Stirling, Scotland
£30,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent 01786 471333

Sectors: environmental education, carbon, climate & energy, sustainability

Closing date: Sunday, 27th May 2018   Closes today

Keep Scotland Beautiful is the charity that campaigns, acts and educates on a range of local, national and global environmental issues to change behaviour and improve the quality of people’s lives and the places they care for. We are the leading provider of sustainable development education initiatives in schools, encouraging action and behaviour change by young people which will leave an enduring legacy for Scotland; it is part of our work to help make Scotland clean, green and more sustainable.

We are seeking an Education & Learning Coordinator (ELC) to manage, oversee and coordinate the delivery and development our education and learning initiatives. The ELC will manage existing initiatives with particular emphasis on Eco-Schools Scotland, linking initiatives to a whole school, community approach, to Learning for Sustainability and our teacher professional learning programmes.

Applications are sought from candidates who feel that they have the necessary experience and qualifications to undertake this role. With excellent communication and interpersonal skills, candidates will have detailed understanding of education policy and practice (particularly Curriculum for Excellence and Learning for Sustainability). They will also have excellent people and project management skills, experience of working with schools and be adept at developing networks and working relationships. An understanding of the Scottish education sector and experience of successfully developing education initiatives and professional learning programmes is also important.

The post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure Scotland (PVG) check.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Pete Leonard, Operations Director on 01786 471333.

Closing date for completed applications: midnight, 27 May 2018

Initial Interviews: Monday, 04 June 2018

For further information, visit our website

To apply: Interested applicants should download the application pack from the post advert on our website

We are sorry but we do not accept CVs

Keep Scotland Beautiful is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation: Number SC030332
VAT Registration Number: 284 0654 93

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