Education Development Officer

Keep Scotland Beautiful

£20,000 pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

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

Closing date: Sunday, 24th June 2018   Closes today

Education Development Officer - Fixed-term to 31 March 2019

0.8 FTE - 28 hours per week

Salary: £20,000 pro rata

Excited by the thought of being a part of making Scotland clean, green and sustainable?

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 seeking an Education Development Officer to develop and implement our Carbon Literacy Ambassadors Initiative to secondary schools across Scotland. In particular, this post will work with teachers and young people within secondary schools to develop and improve understanding of sustainable development and climate change.

Our ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to work with teachers and young people across a range of contexts as well as having a detailed understanding of education policy and practice (particularly Curriculum for Excellence and Learning for Sustainability). Additionally, you will also bring an understanding of climate change science and current policy to the role. You will be experienced in providing training and facilitating to a range of audiences both face to face and through on-line platforms. The ability to develop education-related resources together with project management skills and evidence of implementing sustainable education initiatives also important.

Ready to join us?

Please download our application pack from our website and email it to before midnight on Sunday 24 June 2018.

If you wish more detail or an informal chat about the post please call our Education & Learning Coordinator, Anne-Marie Robb on 01786 471333

We are planning to hold initial interviews on either 5 or 6 July 2018

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

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.

Keep Scotland Beautiful

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

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