Education and Community Officer

Essex Wildlife Trust

South Essex
£21,634 pa rising to £22,134 pa on completion of probation

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: EDCOM3

Sectors: environmental education, conservation & wildlife

Closing date: Wednesday, 1st August 2018  

Education and Community Officer
Reference no. EDCOM3
37.5 hours per week
Salary £21,634 per annum rising to £22,134 per annum on completion of probation

Essex Wildlife Trust is the county’s leading conservation charity. It has more than 37,000 members, manages and protects over 8,400 acres of land on 87 nature reserves and 2 nature parks and runs 11 visitor centres. The aim of Essex Wildlife Trust is to Protect Wildlife for the Future and for the People of Essex. It is supported financially by members, local businesses and grant making organisations. It is one of the largest of the 47 county wildlife trusts that work together throughout the British Isles as The Wildlife Trusts.

We work with school groups from Early Years to A level delivering interesting and engaging outdoor education; we offer Forest School and Coastal school sessions at our Nature Reserves and in school grounds and we run exciting and varied events for a wide range of audiences.

We have a number of exciting opportunities for new Community and Education Officers in the South of Essex. If you think you have the skills and knowledge we are looking for we can’t wait to hear from you.

Please note that an enhanced DBS check is required for this post.

Closing date: 1st August 2018, 9am
Interview date: 21st or 22nd August 2018

How to apply: visit

Please return your application to

Protecting Wildlife for the Future and for the People of Essex

Please mention when responding to this ad.